AJOT | June 11, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) and Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory Ltd. (ACSL) announced the success of a demonstration test using a made-in-Japan flying drone to inspect the hold of an MOL-operated coal carrier in May.
Wison Offshore & Marine Co., Ltd. announced official completion of its semi-submersible foundation platform for the Three Gorges Guangdong Floating Offshore Wind Power Project developed by China Three Gorges.
After a 19-hour markup that ended early this morning, the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee voted favorably to report the INVEST in America Act (H.R. 3684) out of committee by a margin of 38-26.
AJOT | June 10, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Airports | Freighters | Project / Heavy Lift News | Air Project
AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), part of Volga-Dnepr Group, has signed a three-year contract to become the launch customer of Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) new cargo terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (H-JAIA).
AJOT | June 10, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project
Console Shipping Services WLL are new members in Qatar, based in Doha. The company have proven experience and extensive knowledge in project cargo with the expertise to handle shipments for various industries including oil & gas, power & energy, construction and manufacturing.
AJOT | June 08, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project
Bolloré Logistics Portugal has transported more than 25,000 solar panels for the construction of a 7.5 megawatts (MW) renewable energy power plant in Burundi. Carried out in synergy with the Bolloré Logistics teams in Portugal and Burundi, this operation took place in several stages over a period of only four months.
AJOT | June 07, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project
The project logistic department of Steder Group, member to the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for The Netherlands, recently demobilized a CAT 6015 base machine of 67 ton weight together with boom and stick from Costa Rica onboard a container vessel, by means of breakbulk.
Stas Margaronis | June 03, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Ports & Terminals | Ports
The Port of Rotterdam is spearheading a number of European renewable energy projects that will reduce carbon emissions and energy costs, according to Nico van Dooren, new business director Port of Rotterdam.
AJOT | June 02, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Charters | Project / Heavy Lift News | Air Project
Amid India’s second Covid crisis, CHI Aviation Handling GmbH in cooperation with the national carrier Air India and global forwarder DSV Air & Sea handled a total of five special flights with medical supplies with destinations Srinagar (SXR) and Delhi (DEL) at Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) in May and early June.
AJOT | June 01, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Energy News | Alternative
• Dominion Energy-led consortium building America’s first offshore wind turbine installation vessel, creating hundreds of U.S. jobs while achieving a historic milestone for domestic offshore wind industry
• Vessel will be used to install Ørsted-Eversource’s Revolution Wind and Sunrise Wind, two of the nation’s first large-scale offshore wind farms, working first from State Pier in New London, Conn.
• Charybdis will be homeported in Hampton Roads, Va. and manned with an American crew
Express Global Logistics (EXG), member to the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) in India, has secured a contract to handle 45,000 FRT of coaches for a State Owned Corporation. The volume includes 182 coaches and four Driving Power Car (DPC) with dimensions of 20.3 x 2.95 x 4 meter and weight ranging from 36 ton to 80 ton.
Bloomberg | May 27, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Intermodal Project | Intermodal News | Road
President Joe Biden plans to meet with Republicans next week after a group of GOP senators pitched a fresh offer on a major new infrastructure plan, but warned that the window for a deal will shut soon, with Republicans still over $1 trillion short of the White House’s latest proposal.
Stas Margaronis | May 27, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Energy News | Alternative
The Biden Administration announced that the U.S. Departments of Interior and Defense have reached agreement on California sea-space and other issues, clearing the way to move ahead with development of the state’s multi-gigawatt (GW) offshore wind power potential on its Central and North coasts.