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  • 13 Sep 2019
    C.H Robinson successfully transported Liquefied Petroleum Transformer

    The C.H. Robinson project logistics, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Canada, Luxembourg, Paraguay, Singapore, and USA assisted a customer with transporting a massive piece of equipment in Canada—from Acheson, Alberta, to Souris, Manitoba, to be exact. The cargo was a liquefied petroleum (LP) building measuring 20.8 L x 7.1 W x 6.05 H meters.

    To prepare for this project, the logistics experts first measured the LP building in Acheson then traveled to Souris to examine the entry road, clearance level, gate width, and pile height. Upon review of the details, they chose a 10-line hydraulic trailer to transport the 75.52 metric ton building.

    During the site inspection, the team realized there was a need for module stands and matting to block the building higher on the trailer to allow for clearance of the piles. It was at this time they also determined the entry gate was too narrow to fit through and one of the gate posts needed to be removed to allow the truck to pass. Along with transportation, the project logistics team was able to provide the client with insurance to protect against unforeseen issues. In the end, the equipment was delivered on time and without incident.

    The team from C.H. Robinson can help design end-to-end solutions based on a customer’s specific needs. With people, you can rely on, trust C.H. Robinson’s global network of experts to act as an extension of your team.

    Congrats to the C.H Robinson team!

  • 13 Sep 2019
    New member for Hong Kong!

    The Project Logistics Alliance would like to welcome a new member for Hong Kong: Tschudi Logistics China is as an affiliate of the international logistics group Tschudi Shipping Group which is a family-owned shipping company dating back to 1883. This company represents the headquarter of Tschudi in the Asia-Pacific region and is your regional partner for modern logistics solutions and comprehensive international project logistics. Tschudi Logistics China is specialized in moving international projects by Air, Sea, Land as well as specialized lifts, special handling of Breakbulk & Chartering service, port & warehouse service, RoRo service, and DG freight.

    Tschudi Logistics China also provides you with the most professional and reliable One-stop logistics service. The team has the necessary experience and is capable to handle projects of all sizes and to manage the complete transportation and logistics of any shipment.

    For more details and quotations, please contact:

    Valen Song
    Country Manager
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    Tel:+86 13687670815

    Michael Hou
    Overseas Sales Supervisor & Rail Operator
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    Tel: +86 15908932196

    Welcome to the Project Logistics Alliance, Tschudi Logistics China.

  • 12 Sep 2019
    Alexander Global handled some Heavy Lift Cargo to Persian Gulf

    Alexander Global Logistics, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Germany, Russia, Mongolia just recently finished another Heavy Lift Part Charter from Europe to the Persian Gulf. The cargo consisted of 2 x Heat Exchanger of each 175 tons + several spare parts.

    AGL’s scope started as from suppliers' place in Berlin, Germany where the cargo was loaded by mobile crane into the barge. Due to the non-availability of the suitable vessel in Hamburg port AGL decided to move cargo via Antwerp Port instead in order to met customers' requirements.

    After a 10-day barge journey the cargo was unloaded in Antwerp port on the quay. After the arrival of the chartered vessel AGL arranged loading of the vessel by 2 x Liebherr shore cranes. The loading operations went smoothly without any issues and the vessel departed to the final destination.

    Another good example of AGL’s capability for heavy-lift transport.

    Well done AGL Team!

  • 11 Sep 2019
    SAL Heavy Lift Handles Two Power Barges Across the Ocean

    SAL Heavy Lift, partner of the Project Logistics Alliance, has been appointed by their client to transport the Mermaid Power Barge plus a smaller barge from Tuzla, Bosnia, and Herzegovina.

    The Mermaid Power Barge has a dimension of length overall 93,44 m x 25,47 m and a weight of 3.105 MT. While the smaller barge and equipment tallied up to 1.300 MT. One of the power barges was loaded in Tuzla onto the semi-submarine Pan Ocean MV sunrise on account of Karpower. From there on, it will head to Freeport Bahamas. The other unit was loaded on a ferry with 102 m length overall, and will also be discharged at Freeport, Bahamas and then delivered further onto Cancun, Mexico.

    Please see the attached photos and for any additional information, feel free to reach out to SAL.

    Congratulations to the SAL Heavy Lift Team for the awesome project!

  • 10 Sep 2019
    SAL Semi-Liner Serving Africa

    MV Lone, AGRU module, 750 tons, 24 x 19 x 28 meters

    Your contact:

    Kai Vogel
    Sales/ Chartering Manager
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    +49 40 380380-221

    Juergen Kuntz
    Senior Manager Chartering & Projects
    Head of Africa Chartering Desk
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    +49 40 380 380-224

    Paul Okpurughre
    Director Business Development
    Operations MEA
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    +49 40 380 380-409

  • 10 Sep 2019
    AC Projects & Forwarding Moves Milling Machine With Ryano Logistics

    AC Project & Forwarding SL, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Spain, has successfully coordinated the delivery of another special project in Estonia.

    The cargo transported was a milling machine with a dimension of 12000 x 3500 x 3530mm, and weight of 28MT. The 25MT of accessories were contained in an additional MEGA tautliner. Due to the total weight of 53MT, the machine was disassembled.

    AC Projects partnered up with fellow alliance member Ryano Logistics for this move and would like to extend s special thanks for their excellent service.

    Congrats to AC Project team for another delivery on time and without incident, and a big thumbs up for the lovely collaboration!

  • 09 Sep 2019
    Aprojects Charters Vessel from India for Pipes Transport

    In June 2019, Aprojects, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Austria, was nominated as the project forwarder for 4600 MT of pipes from Kolkatta, India. In order to handle all the pipes, Aprojects chartered a vessel which completed its voyage at the end of July. All cargo was unloaded in time and without damage. Aprojects would like to thank their loyal customer for the trust and the vessel owners for the smooth voyage.

    For more information, please reach out to them: Aprojects Austria GmbH Poststrasse 4 4063 Hörsching Austria Tel.: +43 (0) 7221 20515-11 Fax: +43 (0) 7221 20515-90 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Web: www.aprojects.at

    Many thanks to the Aprojects Team for sharing this news with us!

  • 09 Sep 2019
    CEA Vietnam Transport Modular Housing Units Bound for New Zealand

    CEA Project Logistics, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Vietnam recently provided a full transport and shipping service to Vung Tao-based TLC Modular for the movement of several units of modular housing bound for New Zealand. Rigging and Lashing teams from CEA arrived at the manufacturing facility and loaded the modules on to several low-bed trailers. The convoy of trucks and trailers made the short journey to Phu My Port. Upon arrival at the port, CEA provided all operational services including customs documentation and loading on to the vessel.

    About TLC Modular
    With over 20 years of construction experience in the commercial, residential, hospitality, industrial and oil & gas construction sectors, TLC Modular has developed diverse experience, technical skills and building knowledge.

    By continually investing in the research and development of new building systems, products, and methods, we are able to provide experience in innovation and advantages in execution for our clients and partners. TLC has been able to grow rapidly in conjunction with Vietnam’s infrastructure and energy sectors and develop into a highly specialized and diverse organization.

    Congratulations from The Project Logistics Alliance Team!

  • 06 Sep 2019
    Barrus Projects Moves Vestas Nacelles For Wind Farm Construction

    Barrus Projects, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Russia and Kazakhstan, has completed yet another high profile project. This time for the construction of the Kamensko-Krasnosulinksaya and Gukovo Wind Farms developed nearby Kamensk-Shakhtinskiy and Gukovo cities in the Rostov region of the Russian Federation by Vetroparki FRV and Vestas.

    The cargo involved was a batch of Vestas nacelles, which needed to be moved from the manufacturer (Liebherr) in Dzerzhinsk to a specialized jetty on site. Barrus Projects team performed a complex of works for the delivery of WTG's nacelles (54 pieces and 24 more by September) from the manufacturer (Liebherr-Nizhny Novgorod) in Dzerzhinsk to a specialized jetty for oversized and heavyweight cargo in Dzerzhinsk city area and further loading onto river transport.

    The Vestas nacelles had the following dimensions: 12,73m x 4,17m x 3,18m / 67,5mt. All works were performed with Barrus Projects' own fleet of Goldhofer PST/SL with Power Pack Units (PPU), specialized Mercedes-Benz ballast trucks and highly qualified operators.

    The Barrus Projects team continue their active work in the field of the fast-developing Wind Energy Sector of the Russian Federation.

    What an awesome project Barrus! Thanks for sharing!

  • 05 Sep 2019
    C.H. Robinson arranges successful transportation for buggies to Uzbekistan via Russia

    C.H. Robinson, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Canada, Singapore and USA recently helped transport 12 seismic buggies and two 40′ standard containers of equipment from Texas to Uzbekistan. The combined weight of the cargo was 378 metric tons. Removable goose neck (RGN) trailers were used for the buggies to allow them to be driven directly onto the RGN trailers at origin and transported to the Port of Houston.

    Due to a lack of Ro-Ro service to Russia, we were required to have the buggies lifted and placed into the hold of the ocean vessel. Specific steps needed to be taken when lifting onto the ship due to the central steering mechanism, and locking devices were required for each buggy. Upon arrival in St. Petersburg, the buggies were lifted out of the vessel in the same manner.

    Once the equipment reached the port in Russia, the cargo was lifted out of the vessel’s hold and driven onto flatbed railcars using ramps and transported from St. Petersburg to two different railway stations in Uzbekistan, a journey which took 15 days.
    By working directly with the customer, ports, and railroads, C.H. Robinson’s dedicated project team developed tailored solutions to fit the project’s specific needs.

    Congratulations from The Project Logistics Alliance Team!

  • 04 Sep 2019
    Jet Global Logistics Moves Machinery From Taiwan to Spain

    Jet Global Logistics, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Taiwan, is happy to report the successful transportation of a case of machinery and accessories from Taiwan to Spain.

    The main machinery had a dimension of 11.91 x 4.96 x 3.81m and weighed 142MT. Jet Global Logistics loaded the case at Kaohsiung Port, Taiwan from where it will head to Bilbao in Spain.

    Great job guys!

  • 04 Sep 2019
     New member for Austria

    We are proudly introducing the TPG Logistics Group as a new member for Austria in the Project Logistics Alliance. TPG Logistics has 110 employees and is the leading logistics company in Koper and in the area of South East Europe. As they are handling big volumes in the containerized, they have preferential status with all the biggest shipping lines in Koper, with the port authorities and terminal operators.

    TPG Logistics has a lot of skills and is giving their maximum attention to the handling of Project Cargo of different sizes and weights. Using special equipment as open tops or flat racks, chartering a heavy lifter vessel, all this they are doing and they can organize along with special road trucks and re-loadings of the goods. Further, they are able to handle all overseas containerized cargoes (incl. reefers) import/export with all the service coming along as trucking, local handlings/stuffings/unstuffing, custom procedures, ocean freights, etc.

    For more information and quotations, get in touch with TPG Logistics Group please visit their website:
    https://www.tpg.si/en/about-us-tpg-logistics/

    Welcome to the Project Logistics Alliance, TPG Logistics Group!

  • 03 Sep 2019
    SAL Semi-Liner Serving Africa

    MV Grietje, five cranes, up to 260 tons each, up to 20 x 6 x 33 meters

    Your contact:

    Kai Vogel
    Sales/ Chartering Manager
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    +49 40 380380-221

    Juergen Kuntz
    Senior Manager Chartering & Projects
    Head of Africa Chartering Desk
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    +49 40 380 380-224

    Paul Okpurughre
    Director Business Development
    Operations MEA
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    +49 40 380 380-409

  • 03 Sep 2019
    HiLOG Completes Export of Disassembled Rig to Mozambique

    Heavy Industry Logistics Ltd (HiLOG) East Africa, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for Kenya, has successfully completed the export of a disassembled onshore drilling rig to Mozambique.

    HiLOG's scope of work included receiving the cargo into Mombasa yard, storing and handling out, export customs and documentation, shunting, port operations, and vessel chartering. The dissembled rig consisted of a total of 206 pieces, weighing up to 2,321 MT and a volume of 15,144 CBM. Among which, the heaviest piece was 58MT, and the longest piece 22.30m.

    The yard was carefully selected to ensure that the whole rig could be stored on the ground with no stacking whilst every component could be accessed at any time, in addition to having a strong and level surface, high-level security and direct access to the port. HiLOG managed the yard from beginning to end and also arranged an onsite office from which their team and the client could work from.

    The customs documentation was one of the most challenging parts of this move. The rig, as it was now exported, was made up of equipment that was imported between 2011-2013 under more than 150 import entries, which had been declared throughout that period by 5 different clearing agents. Gathering this paperwork, perfecting it and ensuring everything was correctly exported was a massive undertaking, which our team handled without fault. A complete set of all customs documents were compiled and presented to the client, so in the event of future audits by the revenue authorities, they have all the support they need.

    Judging the timing, availability, suitability, and cost, HiLOG fixed the MV Floretgracht with laycan 3rd – 7th August. She arrived on time, and until loading was complete, all 206 pieces were delivered consistently under the hook and zero vessel detention incurred. She departed Mombasa on 8th August and sailed for Maputo, Mozambique.

    Early May, Heavy Industry Logistics Ltd proposed a detailed solution to the client, and 3 months later they are very proud to say that they executed it down to the letter. The client’s expectations have been far exceeded and they are very happy with how HiLOG handled their rig, with zero delays, incidents, injuries.

    Please follow Heavy Industry Logistics Ltd on LinkedIn to see more of their activities within East Africa and a short video of this rig move to follow soon.

    Well done HiLOG Team, and what a lovely recap of the project!

  • 02 Sep 2019
    Logistics Plus Powers Through Challenges in Lithuania

    Logistics Plus, member of the Project Logistics Alliance for China, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey, recently delivered 2 x 300 MVA Transformers to Lithuania.

    As everyone knows in the industry, delivering heavy cargoes is always tough in ex-Soviet countries. Logistics Plus was asked to perform a very challenging project in Lithuania to deliver the heaviest transformers ever: weighing 205 metric tons each. The road project with local authorities took almost 65 days and road permits were granted in 30 days. The port and the job-site was only 400 kms apart, but due to restrictions, the final permits granted was for a 700km route via North Lithuania.

    Luckily though, all permits and surveys were done on time. In addition, 2 different bridges were strengthened together with local engineering companies due to per axle tonnage restrictions in Lithuania. Logistics Plus is happy to report that the first transformer was successfully delivered in May 2019 and the second one in July 2019.

    What a project! Thank you Logistics Plus for sharing!