Tilbury2 wends its way

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The Port of Tilbury, part of Forth Ports Ltd, has completed the statutory consultation process that invited views from the surrounding commu...

SIPG plans bond issue

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Shanghai International Port Group is planning to issue US$1B in bonds as a means of both helping to fund its future investment programme and...

Liebherr – new floating crane

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Liebherr has enhanced its floating grab crane offer with the CBG 360, a 4-rope grab crane designed for high speed vessel-vessel or vessel-qu...

Antwerp, Açu deal

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Port of Antwerp, through its subsidiary Port of Antwerp International (PAI), will invest US$10M in Porto do Açu, a privately owned port com...

DP World – strong H1 2017 performance

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Dubai-based DP World handled 34M TEU in H1 2017, up 8.2% on the same period of 2016 and significantly ahead of global average growth rates c...

Barcelona reports best ever first half

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The Port of Barcelona has logged its best ever half-year traffic figures, with total traffic in H1 2017 up by 18% and lo-lo container throug...

Harren, SAL update

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Confirming our report in June, Harren & Partner has now completed its purchase of Germany's SAL Heavy Lift from K Line...

Konecranes in Italian negotiations

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Konecranes' Italian operations, taken over from Terex MHPS, could be set for a big change, with reports that Konecranes Lift Trucks plans to...

Samskip moves on Norway's Nor Lines

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Subject to approval by Norway’s competition authorities, Samskip has agreed with the DSD Group to acquire the activities of Nor Lines AS...

Transnet "bribery" turmoil

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South African transport utility Transnet has suspended some senior officials after an investigation into bribery allegations over the purcha...

New and improved Cranes for Felixstowe

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The Port of Felixstowe has ordered two new gantry cranes for its Berths 8&9 and work has started to raise 10 of the existing cranes on Trini...

Biggest vessel yet in Umm Qasr

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Gulftainer has received the largest container vessel to call at Iraqi ports to date with the call of Yang Ming's 5550 TEU YM WEALTH at Iraq ...