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Trade & Commodities
Due diligence in the coal supply chain
Coal buyers, especially in Europe, are under growing scrutiny from both civil society organizations and governments. They all want to be able to reassure consumers and end users that the coal being burned in their...
Published: 01 July 2018

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Due diligence in the coal supply chain
Australia’s Metro Mining ships first consignment of bauxite to China
In early May, Australian company Metro Mining Ltd announced the departure of the first shipload of approximately 62,000 tonnes of ore to China from the Bauxite Hills Mine...
Published: 29 June 2018

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Australia’s Metro Mining ships first consignment of bauxite to China
Bettercoal and Equitable Origin sign Memorandum of Understanding
Bettercoal and Equitable Origin have today signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to forge an active and mutually beneficial relationship between the two organisations to identify and to develop opportunities...
Published: 29 June 2018

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Bettercoal and Equitable Origin sign Memorandum of Understanding
India now net wheat importer
In India, domestic wheat production is on course to fall by three million tonnes from an earlier estimate of 97 million tonnes. This may involve the country in importing 1.5mt (million tonnes) in 2018-19, according to a new report prepared for the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)...
Published: 27 June 2018

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India now net wheat importer
Steel industry raw materials offer support
An underlying trend of strengthening commodity import demand around the world still appears intact. Although the precise rate of growth is not easily estimated, and there is considerable uncertainty about the future performance of some large components, world seaborne dry bulk trade can be expected to remain in a positive mode.
Published: 26 June 2018

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Steel industry raw materials offer support
UK ‘at risk’ of losing its global maritime reputation
As the countdown to the UK’s planned departure from the EU passes the one year mark, maritime trade union Nautilus International is warning that the nation’s maritime reputation could be at risk if the government does not ensure essential EU legislation is retained after Brexit...
Published: 18 May 2018

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Shipping & Transportation
Spliethoff Group prepares for 2020 sulphur cap
Mv Floragracht is already the 24th Spliethoff Group-owned vessel outfitted with a scrubber...
Published: 10 July 2018

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Spliethoff Group prepares for 2020 sulphur cap
New offices in New York, Shanghai and Athens signal Newport Shipping expansion
On 4 June, Newport Shipping Group announced that it has opened new offices in New York City, Shanghai, and Athens as part of the company’s “near customer, near market” efforts...
Published: 03 July 2018

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New offices in New York, Shanghai and Athens signal Newport Shipping expansion
Ten years after, shipping industry confidence holds firm
Shipping confidence held steady in the three months to end-May 2018 according to the latest Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens...
Published: 02 July 2018

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Ten years after, shipping industry confidence holds firm
Marshall Islands aims to resolve safety concerns
The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) has submitted a paper to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Intersessional Working Group (ISWG) on the consistent implementa- tion of the 2020 global fuel oil sulphur standard under MARPOL Annex VI...
Published: 28 June 2018

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Marshall Islands aims to resolve safety concerns
Ballast water treatment — how digital tank gauging can help
Ballast water is an essential component of ship operations, with larger vessels requiring thousands of cubic metres to maintain stability and manoeuvrability.
Published: 27 June 2018

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Ballast water treatment — how digital tank gauging can help
Cavotec inaugurates world-class manufacturing facility in Italy
Global engineering group Cavotec has officially opened its new world-class production facility in Milan, which is set to maintain the high quality of the group’s manufacturing and supply chain in the years ahead...
Published: 27 June 2018

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Cavotec inaugurates world-class manufacturing facility in Italy
PRESS RELEASE: RAAS Research Alliance to drive innovation in the automation of transport and logistics
A new Research Alliance for Autonomous Systems (RAAS) has been launched by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Aalto University, Tampere University of Technology and eight other universities and universities of applied sciences...
Published: 13 June 2018

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The paint that launched 1000 ship
Hempel has applied Hempaguard®, its award-winning fouling defence coating, to more than 1,000 ships. The one thousandth full-vessel coating was achieved in April...
Published: 01 June 2018

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Ports & Terminals
The Port of Tilbury has welcomed a unique floating bulk terminal to its new base on the Thames.
Eureka Shipping, part of SMT Shipping and the CSL Group, has based its multipurpose floating bulk...
Published: 13 July 2018

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The Port of Tilbury has welcomed a unique floating bulk terminal to its new base on the Thames.
REDCAR BULK TERMINAL SIGNS MAJOR LAND AND HANDLING DEAL WITH SIRIUS MINERALS PLC
As work progresses on Woodsmith Mine for the extraction of polyhalite, Sirius Minerals have secured a long term lease...
Published: 10 July 2018

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REDCAR BULK TERMINAL SIGNS MAJOR LAND AND HANDLING DEAL WITH SIRIUS MINERALS PLC
Brazil’s Ports Struggling to Cope with Demand
In June, 600,000 truckers blockaded highways for 10 days, forcing many ports to reduce capacity or temporarily close...
Published: 04 July 2018

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Brazil’s Ports Struggling to Cope with Demand
Richards Bay Coal Terminal completed a ZAR1.34B (US$98M) machinery upgrade
The move is expected to boost productivity and improve vessel turnaround times, and RBCT reiterated its expectation of achieving a record throughput in excess of 77 Mt this year...
Published: 03 July 2018

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Richards Bay Coal Terminal completed a ZAR1.34B (US$98M) machinery upgrade
Volvo helps Ukrainian port set new productivity
A fleet of Volvo L180 and L220 wheel loaders is helping TIS Group, Ukraine’s largest stevedore and port operator, set new standards for productivity...
Published: 03 July 2018

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Volvo helps Ukrainian port set new productivity
The LBH Group and Rhenus plan to establish a joint company
The port services provider, the LBH Group, and the logistics specialist, Rhenus, are planning to cooperate closely in the European inland waterway shipping logistics business...
Published: 02 July 2018

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The LBH Group and Rhenus plan to establish a joint company
Largest-ever export of Portuguese clinker
GRUPO ETE enabled the largest Portuguese clinker export ever, for its client Cimpor — an InterCement company — by concluding successfully the loading of 55,902 tonnes on the Vinayak bulk carrier, bound for Ghana...
Published: 29 June 2018

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Largest-ever export of Portuguese clinker
La Coop fédérée plans to build new grain terminal at the Port of Quebec
The Quebec Port Authority has announced a new project to construct a bulk grain terminal to boost the country’s agricultural market. The new terminal — to be built in four stages by La Coop fe´de´re´e at Anse au Foulon....
Published: 26 June 2018

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La Coop fédérée plans to build new grain terminal at the Port of Quebec
Euroports continues its growth path and investments in break-bulk services
Euroports offers more than 30 years’ experience in delivering maritime supply chain solutions for break-bulk clients, covering the industry specific needs of forest products, metals & steel, fresh & frozen food, renewal energy and special project cargos...
Published: 31 May 2018

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Positive financial figures: a boost for Port of Blyth
The UK’s Port of Blyth has released performance figures that confirm another year of success and growth, including encouraging financial results that are among the best in the Northumberland port’s 135-year history...
Published: 26 May 2018

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Positive financial figures: a boost for Port of Blyth
Engineering & Equipment
WinGD celebrates milestone order for 100th X-DF engine
Only five years after the launch of the X-DF engine, WinGD is pleased to announce they have secured an order for their 100th X-DF engine...
Published: 10 July 2018

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WinGD celebrates milestone order for 100th X-DF engine
Hanseaticsoft expands ‘Cloud Fleet Manager’ software portfolio with new ‘Garbage Disposals’ module
To help shipping companies manage the process of getting rid of waste Hanseaticsoft...
Published: 02 July 2018

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Hanseaticsoft expands ‘Cloud Fleet Manager’ software portfolio with new ‘Garbage Disposals’ module
Buildings evolve with port’s changing needs
Within just seven years, use of fabric storage warehouses grew to cover a massive 56,000m2 on land at the Port of Tilbury in Essex, UK...
Published: 30 June 2018

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Buildings evolve with port’s changing needs
Koneranes Gottwald floating cranes to be delivered to Guinea
Konecranes has won another order for two Konecranes Gottwald floating cranes. The order was placed by Winning Logistics Company Limited in the first quarter of 2018. With these new cranes, Winning has ordered eight such cranes in a short time...
Published: 28 June 2018

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Koneranes Gottwald floating cranes to be delivered to Guinea
Siwertell and Bruks — a strong new venture
Cargotec has signed an agreement with JCE Invest AB to establish a joint venture, Bruks Siwertell Group, specializing in dry bulk handling. The new joint venture will own Siwertell AB (previously part of Kalmar Business Area within Cargotec) and BRUKS Holding AB (previously part of JCE Group). Both companies are world-leading suppliers of bulk materials handling solutions...
Published: 28 June 2018

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Siwertell and Bruks — a strong new venture
Van Beek uses 360° camera to ensure more efficient production process
Screw conveyors are customized. It is important for Van Beek’s engineering team to clearly assess the location where the company’s machine will stand. To improve this understanding, Van Beek has a new tool: the 360° camera...
Published: 27 June 2018

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Van Beek uses 360° camera to ensure more efficient production process
Jumbo Innovates the Maritime Industry Billy Jean Style
Jumbo has been working on a digital solution to innovate the maritime industry with their partners, ETTU and Friday Out Of The Box. Together they have created a Deckmarking solution using the Microsoft HoloLens. Here is the story so far…
Published: 26 June 2018

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Jumbo Innovates the Maritime Industry Billy Jean Style
Approval Explorer - a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers
Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore today launched the latest addition to their end-to-end and integrated platform of digital tools and services, Approval Explorer, a free and user-friendly web application available on any electronic device....
Published: 25 June 2018

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Approval Explorer - a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers
On June 15th, WAMGROUP of Ponte Motta di Cavezzo, Modena, Italy, inaugurated its new Technology Centre.
On the company's 50th anniversary, on Friday, June 15, 2018, WAMGROUP celebrated the inauguration of the new Technological Centre at the company's headquarters in Via Archimede in Ponte Motta di Cavezzo, Modena, Italy...
Published: 20 June 2018

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On June 15th, WAMGROUP of Ponte Motta di Cavezzo, Modena, Italy, inaugurated its new Technology Centre.
SENNEBOGEN introduced 850 E Series machine at ISRI Show
Stanley, NC – Constantino Lannes, President of SENNEBOGEN LLC, introduced the new 850 E Series purpose-built material handler at the 2018 ISRI Show. The new model features a Tier 4f compliant Cummins engine...
Published: 01 June 2018

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Konecranes Gottwald Floating Cranes to be delivered to Guinea
Konecranes has won another order for two Konecranes Gottwald Floating Cranes. The order was placed by Winning Logistics Company Limited in the first quarter of 2018. With these new cranes, Winning has ordered eight such cranes in a short time...
Published: 29 May 2018

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Regional Reports
Port of Brownsville has much to celebrate after record results
The Port of Brownsville is a deepwater seaport in Brownsville, at the southernmost tip of Texas. Opened in 1936, the port is connected to the Gulf of Mexico by a 17-mile-long ship channel. With approximately 40,000 acres, the Port of Brownsville is also the largest land- owning public port authority in the nation...
Published: 18 May 2018

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ESI Eurosilo

Taim Weser

J&B Grijpers

Golfetto Sangati

Indexator

BEDESCHI

DSH Systems

Conductix

Telestack Limited

DNV

LEGACY  Building Solutions

Achenbach

Fednav

Blug

E-Crane

Liebherr

Norden

LAIDIG

RBL-REI

WeatherSolve

Breakbulk Americas 2018

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ESI Eurosilo
Port of Belledune
IBAU Hamburg
RAM Spreaders
CSL
van Beek
DBD Global
Taim Weser
J&B Grijpers
Golfetto Sangati
Indexator
BEDESCHI
DSH Systems
Conductix
Listenow GmbH & Co
Heyl & Patterson
Telestack Limited
PINTSCH BUBENZER GmbH
DNV
Gambarotta
LEGACY  Building Solutions
Cleveland Cascades
Achenbach
GUVEN
Fednav
STANDARD INDUSTRIE
Blug
Orts GMBH
E-Crane
Liebherr
Bettercoal
DBD Global
STEMA
Norden
LAIDIG
NEUERO
RBL-REI
WeatherSolve
Breakbulk Americas 2018
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