Natco AG is bringing Lukas Kopp on board as its new Projects Director, effective 1 February, 2019. Kopp will be based at Natco's headquarters in Ruemlang near Zurich in Switzerland. Natco AG is an international project logistics expert and part of the UK-based Trans Global Projects Group (TGP).
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol retains its position as Europe’s third largest air cargo hub as 2018 figures show a mixed year of growth and retraction
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AAS) has reported a 4.1 per cent increase in total belly cargo and an average decrease of 2.5 per cent
Passenger transportation has already seen anything from Uber and
Lyft, to car-sharing. All this has not only reduced car emission, but
also made passenger transportation more cost- and time-efficient.
If you try to find a way from point A to point B in Google Maps, with our “tracker” in hand,
The GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo sector event, held a press conference today in anticipation of the event’s fast approaching 4th annual edition. This year’s two-day conference and exhibition will be held under the patronage of H.E Dr. Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, the UAE Minister
Meriaura has signed five new time charter agreements. A deck cargo carrier, two multipurpose-heavy lift dry cargo vessels and two traditional dry bulk carriers are joining Meriaura fleet.
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is a deck cargo carrier of the same type and size as Meriaura’s deck
cargo carriers Aura and
COSCO Shipping collected a 62,000
dwt multi-purpose pulp ship “COSCO Shipping Development” from Dalian
COSCO Shipyard in eastern China on 11 January.
The vessel is 201.8m long, 32.3m beam and 19.3 deep. The ship has six large cargo bays with a total storage capacity of 72,500 cubic meters. The
Mammoet has formed a strategic partnership with marine equipment owner, Astro Offshore. Astro Offshore owns and operates a fleet of offshore support vessels, including a variety of tugs and barges, providing services to oil & gas construction projects throughout the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
Maritime and transport & logistics cyber-attacks
are no longer the stuff of science fiction. They are happening now, and the
threats are growing.
The maritime and logistics industry has been
shown to be under increasing levels of cyber-attack, with future attacks having
the potential to brutally disrupt critical infrastructure. However, the
industry lacks a standardized approach
Hamburg Süd and The China Navigation Company (CNCo), a
subsidiary of the Swire Group, today announced an agreement for CNCo to
acquire the bulk shipping business in Hamburg Süd which includes Rudolf
A. Oetker (RAO), Furness Withy Chartering and the bulk activities in
Alianca Navegacão (Aliabulk).
The bulk shipping business
The Amsterdam shipping company Spliethoff is about to take over five ships from the bankrupt Hansa Heavy Lift. Spliethoff does not want to confirm or deny this, but 'hopes to be able to provide clarity at the end of the week'.
Striking is the detailed reporting of the Danish trade journal, which