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UniportBilbao / Port community General Assembly reelected Jimmy Jaber Bringas as president. Jaber with a career in logistics for more than 40 years is a founding partner and CEO of PPG Spanish member, Sparber Group.

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CMX Global Logistics recently undertook the movement of 2 x MT4400 Dump Trucks & 1x Spare Tray ex Bunbury, WA by part charter. Each truck weighed approx 240tonnes with the entire shipment measuring a total of 2,700FT. Each heavy lift was undertaken whilst vessel was ballasting. Detailed coordination between CMX, ship's crew, stevedores and transport companies produced a very successful outcome. 

PPG Hong Kong & Southern China, Wangfoong Global Logistics, successfully complete major project for a new hotel in Ocean Park Hong Kong.

A huge congratulations to Hemisphere Freight Services Director, Louis Perrin, who has won the “Young Freight Forwarder of the Year” Award at the BIFA Awards. A wonderful achievement.

It has been announced that Executive Director John LaRue would step down from his duties as Executive Director of Port Corpus Christi on January 1, 2018, and officially retire from the Port in June, 2019.

 

Conveyor Logistics Ltd. recently successfully completed one of the most challenging Heavy Lift handling operations in Bangladesh for the 275MW Barapukuria Coal Fired Thermal Power Station-3rd Unit.

 

Project Details:

Project: 275mw Barapukuria Coal Fired Thermal Power Station – 3rd unit

EPC: Harbin Electric International Company Ltd.

Project Location: Dinajpur, Bangladesh

 

BASE logistika/ICI Proyectos has successfully concluded the on-site placement of emergency energy equipment in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca. 2 gas turbogenerator systems, mobile with accessories for proper transportation and thus face the contingency on site. Specialized Air Transportation (4 x Antonov AN-124’s) Customs Dispatch (SLC- HUX LDA) Country of Origin: Slovenia Country Destination: Mexcio KM air routes: 10,534.93 KM – Land transportation: 159 KM - Total weight transferred: 310.209 tonnes - Total value of the equipment US$1.1 Mill - Time of Management 240 hrs

PPG Member, BASE logistika/ICI Proyectos, recently concluded the Topolobampo II Energy Project, transporting 3/3 bassels, in collaboration with strategic alley BLK. The combined Cycle Power Plant (Topolobampo II) is located in Choacahui, municipality of Ahome, Sinaloa. Capacity 786 NW Configuration: 2 Gas Turbines, 3 heat recovery units and 1 Steam Turbine. It is estimated that it will provide electricity to 3 Million users in Mexico.

Overdimensional logistics network, Project Professionals Group’s 11th annual conference will be held in Portland, Oregon, USA, from 26-28 September next year (2018). PPG chairman-Founder Kevin Stephens said the Port of Portland and the Port of Vancouver USA were the joint major sponsors for the event. “The Port of Portland and the Port of Vancouver USA are both dynamic organisations and have put forward an excellent conference proposal and we thank them for their support and hospitality,” Mr Stephens said.

 

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