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04/28/2016 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines first-ever ‘season’ of cargo flights to Antarctica transported over 190 tonnes of cargo to support the new DROMLAN international Antarctic project supported by nations including Belgium, Germany, Finland, India, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Russia, South Africa, Sweden and the United Kingdom. On behalf of the project, run by

Cuxhaven is Ready for Cargo Growth

The forward momentum in Cuxhaven, Germany, continues unabated with the groundbreaking of CuxPort's 240 meter-long Berth 4. Many years of preparation and considerable public subsidies came together on April 22, 2016, to create the new expansion. All legally possible preparations were done even before governmental approval was issued, said Holger Banik

Heavy-lift helicopters test external load capabilities

The new Sikorsky CH-53K heavy-lift transport helicopter has conducted it first external lift of a 12,000-pound payload. The lift test was performed by a demonstrator aircraft by Sikorsky, which recently became part of Lockheed Martin. "Achieving our first external lift signifies another milestone for the CH-53K King Stallion program," said Mike Torok,

Collett Highly Commended at the Heavies 2016

At the 2016 Heavies Awards Collett was highly commended for the the Job of the Year! In its second year, the Heavies recognizes and rewards industry excellence, innovation, outstanding service, efficiency and quality, and to win or to be shortlisted shows that you have achieved the very highest standard, as judged by

Globalink across the Caspian

The Globalink teams in Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan prepared export documentation, dismantling, industrial crating, loading and lashing to ensure smooth all-in delivery of more than 11,000 tonnes of project cargo for this project. Globalink utilized a variety of transportation modes, road, rail and sea freight to ensure the on-time delivery of the various

Breakbulk Europe 2016 Preview: Project Freight Management – “A Shipper’s Perspective” Workshop

Breakbulk Europe 2016 Preview: Project Freight Management - Shipper's Perspective Workshop by Breakbulk Events & Media New for Breakbulk Europe, Project Freight Management - Shipper's Perspective two-day seminar on 23-24 May will be taught by Peter Bouwhius from iBrabble Education & Events and formerly of ABB. Course includes project planning,