Skuld branches out

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Marine insurance provider Skuld has formed a new unit at its Lloyd’s syndicate, Skuld 1897, to offer combined physical damage and liabilit...

People on the move

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Latest round-up of new appointments known to WorldCargo News...

Ecoliner "to be ready in 2013"

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The sail-assisted 8000dwt cargo ship from Dykstra will be deployed by Fairtransport in Atantic trades...

Hoyer absorbs De Rijke bulk liquids unit

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Hamburg-based bulk liquids logistics service provider Hoyer has strengthened its position in Europe with the acquisition of the bulk liquids...

MCI/ASOEX cooperate to curb food waste

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Maersk Container Industry (MCI) and the Chilean fruit exporters’ association, ASOEX, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at mi...

Durban receives twin hoist cranes

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Transnet has received the first three of seven twin hoist ("tandem lift") cranes ordered from ZPMC for Durban Container Terminal...

Hamburg operators seek rebates

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Terminal operators are demanding rebates on port charges for vessels with capacities of more than 10,000 TEU after the Lower Elbe deepening ...

New dredger for Rouen

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A new suction dredger will shortly be commissioned to undertake maintenance dredging work on the "up" channel on the River Seine between Rou...