PPG is pleased to confirm the appointment of its new member in Russia, namely C. Steinweg Pty. Ltd. This appointment compliments Steinweg’s current memberships in Belgium and Poland.
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: 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.
PPG is delighted to confirm the appointment of Puma Cargo as its new member for Argentina and we congratulate Mr. Ezequiel Gonzalez and Mr.
PPG Qld., Australia member, CMX Global Logistics, has successfully concluded a shipment of 48 modules ex Vietnam to Christchurch, New Zealand. This shipments is the first of many that will ease New Zealand's hotel room shortage. When assembled it will be the first 4 storey 4 star module hotel complex in New Zealand. CMX arranged all shipping, transport, quarantine and port-side coordination in both Vietnam and New Zealand.
PPG member, Almajdouie Logistics, Saudi Arabia, has successfully transported a heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) modules from Jubail to the Waddi Alshamal project in Turaif, Saudi Arabia. 20 out of 40 GE units were on time and on budget, each weighing 195MT. Almajdouie transported the units (L25.19m x W3.89m x H3.35m) by 1x14 axles trailers throughout the entire journey of 1,300 klms from Jubail to Turaif.