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XELLZ To Add New Locations

During the Breakbulk Europe 2017, XELLZ has announced five (5) new locations to be opened in the coming weeks. Established in 2016, XELLZ' strategy is to open a worldwide network of XELLZ entities that will serve its customers with Project Logistics Management version 2.0. XELLZ is to aggressively realize its ambition in

Maersk Line to pay $4 billion for Hamburg Sud

The world's biggest container shipping company Maersk Line will pay 3.7 billion euros ($4.02 billion) for its acquisition of smaller German rival Hamburg Sud, it said on Friday. Combined, the two companies will be able to realize annual operational savings of about $350 million to $400 million, Maersk Line said in

Successful Breakbulk Europe 2017

The 2017 Breakbulk Europe held in Antwerp this week has been another record breaking success with even more visitors than last year. With over 8500 visitors this has become the largest and most important Project Freight industry event in the world.

Ilyushinil-76 Carries Canadian Mining Equipment

An Ilyushin IL-76 belonging to Russian heavy cargo and logistics company Volga-Dnepr has been operating a month-long contract for Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation. The Ilyushin-76 has been carrying heavy ore hauling mining vehicles from North Bay Jack Garland Airport (CYYB) in Ontario to Mary River Aerodrome, Nunavut on Baffin Island. Tretan Inc.

Breakbulk Europe Going To Bremen-Germany

Breakbulk Europe, the world’s largest event for the project cargo and breakbulk industry, will in 2018 move to Bremen, Germany, for the first time in its 12-year history, as its present home, the Antwerp Expo, begins a multi-year expansion project later this year. Breakbulk Europe was launched following the many successes

TITAN CARGO As New Member For PFN in Belgium

PFN (Project Freight Net B.V.) has announced the addition of TITAN CARGO as their new member for the Belgium to its Project Freight Forwarders network.   Titan Cargo is an all-round logistics company with specific focus towards Project Freight and Heavy Lift Cargoes. They deliver a personalized approach and provide an answer

ABC’s new Vice President Americas

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has announced the promotion of Mr. Vince Ryan to the position of Vice President, North & South America. Vince Ryan is located in New York where he will continue to development the ABC's growing business and network in the Americas. A network which includes a fleet of Boeing

Zeaborn acquires heavy lift vessel RICKMERS HAMBURG

Rickmers-Line GmbH & Co. KG, a company of Bremen-based Zeaborn Group, has taken over business operations of Rickmers-Linie and MCC Marine as well as NPC Projects effective 1 April 2017. The takeover was announced earlier on 9 February and has received clearance from antitrust authorities on 7 March. The change will

New Report Confirms Serious Impact In The US Gulf On Jones Act Changes

The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) issued its report on 4 April into the potential impact of the Jones Act proposals published by the US Customs and Border Protection agency (CBP) on 18 January. The report is available on IMCA’s website *. IMCA has conducted a detailed analysis of the technical

AirBridgeCargo Airline Adding Taiwan

The charter airline AirBridgeCargo will  open up a new connection to Taiwan atarting April 8th. Connecting with flights ex UK/AMS/FRA via SVO and will also connect from other origins to TPE. ABC can carry general cargo and OOG cargo on these flights, all to serve the upcoming expected growth to and from