Breakbulk & Projects

Reshamsingh Busy With Power Plant Projects In India

AJOT | October 14, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects

World’s first ultrahigh voltage multi-terminal system to supply hydropower across 1,700 kilometers, with highest ever converter capacity - new global benchmarks in HVDC technology Read More »

Aspin Kemp & Associates Lands $80M Contract from GE Canada, Creating 50 Jobs on PEI

PR Newswire | October 10, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects

National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy Drives Economic Development Across Canada

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Vale’s mega iron ore carrier allowed at China port after deals

Reuters | October 10, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Breakbulk

A giant iron-ore freighter owned by Vale SA was allowed to dock at a Chinese port last week, Reuters data showed, the first since the Brazilian miner signed deals with two of China’s largest shipping groups in what was seen as a thawing of relations. Read More »

AmeraMex International provides Niger update

AJOT | October 09, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects

AmeraMex International, Inc, a provider of heavy equipment for logistics companies (stevedoring/shipping), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, provides an update pertaining to the Niger project. Read More »

Intercargo appoints new Secretary General

AJOT | October 09, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Breakbulk

Intercargo has appointed David Tongue, as its new Secretary General. Read More »

Dutch project specialist Steder Group returning construction equipment from the Middle East

AJOT | October 08, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects

Steder Group B.V., a member of the Worldwide Project Consortium WWPC for The Netherlands, reported the handling of a project for a Dutch contractor which finalized a project in the Middle East, for which Stedergroup demobilized their equipment, consisting of six heavy excavators. Read More »

Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics has been appointed as Sloman Neptun’s agent in Sweden

AJOT | October 07, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects | Liner Shipping

Sloman Neptun Shipping & Transport GmbH has appointed Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics AB  as its agent in Sweden. Read More »

Fire forces ship carrying radioactive concrete in Scotland to anchor

Reuters | October 07, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Breakbulk | Liner Shipping

A ship carrying radioactive concrete was forced to put down its anchor just off the Scottish coast in the North Sea on Tuesday after a fire in one of its funnels, the British coastguard said. Read More »

Russia led South Stream pipeline still a go

Reuters | October 06, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Pipeline | International Trade

The Russia-led South Stream undersea gas pipeline is still going ahead, Energy Minister Alexander Novak was quoted as saying on Saturday, following concerns the European Union might be losing enthusiasm for the project. Read More »

Chiquita Brands and Irish peer Fyffes secure European Union regulatory approval

Reuters | October 05, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Breakbulk

U.S. company Chiquita Brands and Irish peer Fyffes secured European Union regulatory approval on Friday for their $526 million tie-up to create the world’s largest banana producer. Read More »

Thoresen Thai buys into food and beverage maker Sino Grandness

Reuters | October 01, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Breakbulk

Thai dry bulk carrier Thoresen Thai Agencies PCL expects revenues to rise more than 40 percent in its fiscal year ending September 2015 due to improving freight rates and higher contributions from energy and fertilizer businesses. Read More »

WWPC project experts from India and Belgium combine resources for significant Hydropower project

AJOT | September 30, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects

Express Global Logistics Pvt Ltd (formerly known as Express Transport Pvt Ltd), a member of the Worldwide Project Consortium WWPC in India, recently executed one of the largest hydroelectric projects undertaken by the client in DRC, a leading EPC company based out of India with large interests in Africa in various verticals including Power, Telecom, Substations, Sugar Plants, Farming etc. Read More »

Starring role for Stellar on Bobo expansion

AJOT | September 30, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects

Stellar Logistics has managed the transportation of multiple heavy and out of gauge shipments, sourced internationally, for the Bobo Expansion Project phase II and III, in Burkina Faso, which is being managed by international engineering, procurement and construction company, Telemenia. Read More »

AmeraMex International acquires container handlers with retail value of $2.5 million

AJOT | September 30, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

AmeraMex International, Inc., a provider of heavy equipment for logistics companies (stevedoring/shipping), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, announced that it has acquired a number of used container handlers for sale. Read More »

Anglo American gets operating permit for Brazil iron ore project

Reuters | September 30, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects

Anglo American Plc said on Tuesday that it obtained a Brazilian license to start operating its long-delayed, $14 billion Minas-Rio iron ore mining project, which is expected to enable its first shipment of ore by year-end. Read More »

U.S. FERC approves Dominion’s Cove Point LNG export facility

Reuters | September 30, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects | Energy

U.S. federal regulators on Monday approved construction of Dominion Resources Inc’s liquefied natural gas export project in Cove Point, Maryland. Read More »

Heavy cable reel transported from UK to UAE by Express Global Logistics

AJOT | September 29, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects

Express Global Logistics PVT.LTD (formerly known as Express Transport), a member of the Worldwide Project Consortium WWPC network in India, performed another outstanding job by ship chartering, safe and timely loading, survey and Ocean Transportation for a 130 tons Cable Reel, loaded onto M.V. ABIS DUSAVIK from Newcastle Port U.K to Mina Zayed Port, Abu Dhabi. Read More »

MOU Signing Between Houston and Antwerp Ports Set

GlobeNewswire | September 28, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects

A Memorandum of Understanding is scheduled to be signed by the Port of Houston Authority and the Port of Antwerp Monday, September 29, in conjunction with the kickoff of the 2014 Breakbulk Americas Conference. Read More »

XLProjects caps another year of growth with a great AGM

AJOT | September 25, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Transport Intermediaries

XLProjects Network (XLP), the young, vibrant and fast growing network for project forwarders and breakbulk charterers, just successfully completed their second Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Budapest, Hungary. Read More »

Labelmaster releases 2015 A.I.R. Shipper publication

AJOT | September 25, 2014 | Air Cargo | Breakbulk & Projects | Intermodal

Labelmaster, a leading provider of solutions for hazardous material transport compliance, has released its 2015 A.I.R. ShipperTM publication that provides the most up-to-date information on international air regulations for shipments of dangerous goods, including specific requirements for labeling, marking, packaging and shipping papers. Read More »