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Trade & Commodities
Bleak times for aluminium?
The commodity cycle has hit the bottom, writes Kunal Bose. Prices of minerals, intermediate items like alumina derived from bauxite and metals are traded at multi-year low prices...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Bleak times for aluminium?
Slackening grain trade impetus - BULK CARRIER TRADE & FLEET OUTLOOK JULY 2015
Rising commodity imports into many countries are still assisting global seaborne dry bulk trade to continue enlarging. But restraining factors have become more visible as well, especially affecting China’s import demand. Consequently a further deceleration in overall trade seems to be evolving this year.
Published: 21 July 2015

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Slackening grain trade impetus - BULK CARRIER TRADE & FLEET OUTLOOK JULY 2015
Steel production restrains raw materials trade
Weakening influences affecting steel production in the main countries importing raw materials — principally iron ore and coking coal — were prominent during the first half of this year...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Shipping & Transportation
Cambiaso&Risso Group expands operations in the Middle East with the opening of a new hub in Dubai
Cambiaso&Risso Group expands operations in the Middle East with the opening of a new hub in Dubai Cambiaso & Risso Group, a leading shipping company founded in Genoa (Italy) in 1946, today announces the opening of its Dubai subsidiary...
Published: 02 July 2015

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AkzoNobel’s carbon credits methodology wins environmental award
AkzoNobel’s landmark carbon credits methodology for the shipping industry has won the Best Offsetting Project award in the 2015 Voluntary Carbon Market Rankings...
Published: 06 July 2015

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Korean Register launches overhauled software solution to support Harmonized Common Structural Rules
The Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has radically overhauled its ground-breaking software package, SeaTrust-HullScan, the ship design support solution that analyzes and appraises a vessel’s hull structure...
Published: 06 July 2015

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Logmarin reaches agreement with Emirates classification society
In early July, Logmarin Advisors (RINA Group) — which specializes in shipping logistics and supply chain design for dry bulk commodities such as coal, iron ore, agribulk and others — has signed an agreement with Emirates classification society Tasneef...
Published: 09 July 2015

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MAJ welcomes new IMO Secretary-General
The Maritime Authority of Jamaica (MAJ) has welcomed the appointment of Mr Ki-tack Lim of the Republic of Korea as the incoming Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organisation...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Major North American West Coast ports learning to work together
Collaboration, co-operation, alliance — these are all words and actions major North American West Coast ports would have shuddered to even think about a few years ago...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Major North American West Coast ports learning to work together
New £100m Port of Liverpool biomass facility to support EU’s largest decarbonization project at Drax power station
A new £100m biomass terminal planned for the Port of Liverpool will see it handle up to 3mt (million tonnes) of wood pellets a year as part of the decarbonization of Drax power station...
Published: 21 July 2015

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New £100m Port of Liverpool biomass facility to support EU’s largest decarbonization project at Drax power station
Rail & barge transportation
Ingram Barge Company (Ingram) has been a quality marine transporter since 1946, starting out as a small, family-owned business and growing into what they are today: the leading carrier on America’s inland waterways...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Rail & barge transportation
Svitzer orders two more ASD 3212 tugboats for large vessel towing operations
Svitzer, a global market leader within towage and emergency response, has ordered two more Damen ASD 3212 tugs with 80 tonnes bollard pull performance for its escort and towing operations on the Thames and Felixstowe in the UK...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Svitzer orders two more ASD 3212 tugboats for large vessel towing operations
VIKING Saatsea gets flag state approval
VIKING Saatsea has become the first and only provider to achieve flag state approval for its unique STCW on-board training solution with refresher modules according to the new STCW 2010 Manila Amendments for Basic Training...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Ports & Terminals
Barloworld Logistics and LBH Africa partner to deliver excellence in bulk
Forming mutually beneficial, strategic relationships with key suppliers and business partners enables companies to focus on their core business, while leveraging the expertise and experience of industry leaders in order to fast-track innovation and enter into new markets...
Published: 03 July 2015

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Environmental inspection for Antofagasta
In Chile, the Environmental Agency (SMA) has undertaken an inspection of Antofagasta Terminal Internacional (ATI) to see whether it is complying with regulations for the loading and discharge of mineral concentrates...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Euorports asks for Tarragona warehouse concession
Euroports Ibe´rica TPS has requested a concession to build a dry bulk warehouse in the Spanish Mediterranean port of Tarragona. The warehouse will be approximately 7,000m2.
Published: 21 July 2015

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La Coruña targets Vigo’s granite trade
The Spanish North Western port of La Corun~a is trying to tempt the granite industry, which currently uses the neighbouring port of Vigo, to switch exports to its facilities...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Mumbai to have cement terminal
The Port of Mumbai is to lease 2.5 ha of land at Petroleum Godown to Ultratech Cement for a period of 30 years. Here, a fully automated cement handling terminal will be built, incorporating a 100% dust suppression system...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Port of Dunkirk - Bulk Volumes rise to 50% of throughput
Dunkirk is historically an industrial port, and is notably the location of one of ARCELOR’s strategic sites. Because of this, bulk traffic has always been significant in the port, and now accounts for half the total volume...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Port of Dunkirk - Bulk Volumes rise to 50% of throughput
Port of Kiel expands forest products handling
Swedish concerns SCA (Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget) and Iggesund Paperboard AB (Holmen Group) are including Kiel in their logistics network. In future Kiel’s Ostuferhafen will join those ports handling and distributing the forest products of the two companies...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Record profit for EBHI
The European Bulk Handling Installation (EBHI) at the Spanish port of Gijo´n reported a net turnover in 2014 of €33.8 million, up 10% over the previous year. Operational costs reached €28.4 million, which was a 1% drop on 2013...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Residents say no to dusty cargo at Vizag
Protests have broken out in the Indian city of Visakhapatnam against dust being generated by dry bulk consignments of commodities such as coal...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Steel foundry for Khalifa
Abu Dhabi Ports has signed an agreement with Advanced Manufacturing Solutions, which is a subsidiary of the FourWinds Group, to build a steel foundry at the port of Khalifa...
Published: 21 July 2015

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TPA undertakes direct discharge of sodium sulphate
In Chile,Terminal Puerto Arica (TPA) has recently undertaken the discharge of 3,000 tonnes of sodium sulphate en route for Bolivia on behalf of Unilever Bolivia...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Traffic chaos continues at Rosario
Trucks arriving at ports in Argentina's city of Rosario are causing traffic chaos, with around 5,400 vehicles a day discharging consignments of grain at the ports of San Lorenzo,Timbue´s and General San Marti´n...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Venice invests in waste and scrap
Venice dry bulk operator Terminal Rinfuse Venezia, which is part of the Euroports group, has invested more than €600,000 in the construction of a new storage area dedicated to scrap and waste. The aim is to make the facility a reference point in the North Adriatic Sea for both these commodities...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Engineering & Equipment
Chief grain bin to be manufactured in Europe
Chief Industries UK Ltd has announced it will be manufacturing the tried-and-tested Chief grain storage silos at its European facility beginning in October 2015...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Chief grain bin to be manufactured in Europe
ContiTech conveyor belts conveying excellence
In mining and in many other industries, conveyor belts and systems by ContiTech offer a winning combination of quality and flexibility. Extensive expertise has made the ContiTech Conveyor Belt Group a leading development partner...
Published: 21 July 2015

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ContiTech conveyor belts conveying excellence
E-Crane celebrates 25th birthday with the launch of E-Handler
To celebrate its 25th birthday, E-Crane organized a five-day business event under the name ‘Demo Days’. Clients, dealers and agents from across the globe visited the company to raise a...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Engineering Consultants
Ausenco has built a reputation on the delivery of innovative and cost-effective project solutions for mining clients, a philosophy that is carried through to its work in the transportation and bulk terminal market...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Engineering Consultants
Fixing conveying problems with ASGCO’s ‘Complete Conveyor Solutions’
In today’s ever-changing world of coal handling, one thing stays the same, material like coal needs to be loaded and unloaded onto conveyor belts. You would think this process would be easy, build conveyors and chutes that carry the coal...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Hitachi excavators offer reliable support on tough Senegalese project
A diverse fleet of Hitachi excavators is being utilized by Razel-Bec on a 90.5km canalization project in Senegal,West Africa...
Published: 21 July 2015

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igus develops an electronic diagnostic tool for energy chains
The motion plastics specialist igus has presented a new electronic diagnostic tool for energy chains. The EMA system prevents unexpected down time in the system as well as unexpected repair work...
Published: 21 July 2015

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igus develops an electronic diagnostic tool for energy chains
Inside Negrini’s electro-hydraulic orange peel grab
Major Italian grab manufacturer Negrini Srl has delivered the country’s largest electro-hydraulic orange peel grab...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Inside Negrini’s electro-hydraulic orange peel grab
Keeping it clean
A renowned belt conveyor technology specialist has become the sole distributor of the acclaimed CleanScrape Cleaner. Martin Engineering GmbH has taken exclusive responsibility...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Keeping it clean
Legacy Building Solutions achieves ISO 9001:2008 quality certifica
Legacy Building Solutions, a leading designer, manufacturer and installer of tension fabric buildings, has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification, the highest quality- management certification standard available in industrial manufacturing...
Published: 21 July 2015

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Legacy Building Solutions achieves ISO 9001:2008 quality certifica
PIRS domes: more than a storage system
Domes are highly effective storage systems, as they not only protect the environment from potentially harmful products, but they also protect the stored commodities from destructive elements such as moisture and condensation...
Published: 21 July 2015

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PIRS domes: more than a storage system
Right side of the tracks? equipment for handling bulk by rail and barge
The Boot-Lift® Railcar Connector from Martin Engineering improves the speed and safety of connecting a hopper car to under-track conveying systems, preventing the loss of material to wind or contamination...
Published: 21 July 2015

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