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  • 29 Sep 2022
    New Member for Peru

    We are delighted to introduce CARGOCORP, representing Peru, as the latest addition to the Projects Logistics Alliance community. CARGOCORP is specialized in project and breakbulk cargo, airfreight, land freight, sea freight as well as multimodal transport with add on insurance services.

    CARGOCORP is an emerging and innovative company, servicing both South and North America, covering major ports and cities in both continents. They have a trained and professional team where clear and reliable procedures allow them to respond to their customers and agents, by delivering reliable and quality service. Up till now, they have offices located in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, North America and of course, Peru.
    Their goal is to provide clients with the best maritime, airfreight and multimodal transportation services, as well as comprehensive solutions for foreign trade operations, providing efficiency and high accuracy with competitive prices, giving maximum added value to changing global logistics needs and contributing to the sustainable development of the region.
    Key Services:
    • Door to Door delivery by combining all transport modes
    • Integration of all the services involved in import and export operations
    • Project logistics services with expertise in eliminating risks during the transfer from anywhere to its final delivery point in the markets covered
    • Sea freight covering FCL & LCL services, cargo consolidation for multivendors, special equipment (flat rack, ramp, etc.), Ro/Ro services (roll on / roll off), service in Flexitank equipment for bulk shipments of non-hazardous liquids, Breakbulk cargo, Project Cargo etc.
    • Road freight capabilities with international service (from/to Argentina and Brazil) and national service; Service for full or consolidated cargo; Special Transportation and insurance cover
    • Air Freight solutions with own cargo handling facilities at many airports

    A warm welcome to the CARGOCORP team to the Project Logistics Alliance.

  • 28 Sep 2022
    SAL Heavy Lift and Jumbo Shipping Starts Joint Newbuilding Programme for Ultra-Efficient, Carbon-Neutral Heavy Lift Project Vessels

    Project Logistics Alliance’s partner SAL Heavy Lift, one of the world’s leading maritime heavy lift and project cargo carriers, has signed building contracts for four firms plus two optional new generation heavy lift ships with Wuhu Shipyard, China. This joint newbuilding programme involving SAL Heavy Lift and partner Jumbo Shipping is called Orca Class.

    Scheduled for delivery starting in mid-year 2024, the first two ships will be exclusively involved in the transportation of offshore wind turbine components in a long-term commitment with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. Two additional sister vessels will enter the premium heavy lift shipping market to serve the clients of the Jumbo-SAL-Alliance in the first half of 2025.

    “The Orca vessels are setting new standards in global heavy lift shipping. They represent the new benchmark both in terms of their technical capabilities and modern climate-friendly propulsion systems,” says Dr Martin Harren, Owner and CEO of SAL Heavy Lift and the Harren Group. “The ships will be the most efficient vessels in their class with consumption and emission figures far superior to any existing heavy lift vessel today. As a signatory to the ‘Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization’, our Group has committed to the decarbonization of shipping activities by 2050. I am proud that this new building order shows how we are keeping our promise for significant, concrete action.”

    The vessels were developed in close cooperation with SAL’s joint venture partner, Jumbo Shipping (Schiedam, The Netherlands), another true heavyweight in the industry. The vessels measure 149.9 metres x 27.2 metres and provide a capacity of 14,600 dwt. Despite their compact outer dimensions, the vessels have a box-shaped single cargo hold with the largest dimensions in its class. Provided the hatch covers with a capacity of 10 t/m² are not utilized for stowing super-heavy deck cargoes, such as 3,000 t cable carousels, the vessels can accommodate over-height cargo in the hold and sail with open hatch covers up to full scantling draft.

    Ice class notation 1A, a Polar Code certification, and the reduced design temperature of the hull and equipment allow the ships to safely operate in cold conditions as well. Two 800 t Liebherr cranes specifically designed for this ship type can handle cargo items weighing up to 1,600 t in tandem.

    In addition to the optimized hull design, the Orca vessels will have an innovative propulsion system consisting of compact and efficient main engines and a diesel-electric booster function. Compared to other heavy lift vessel designs, this hybrid setup features the widest available range of economic speed settings and redundancy. At a service speed of 15 kn, the vessels will consume significantly less than 20 t of fuel oil per day – similar to far smaller-sized and geared MPP vessels. Alternatively, the vessels will be able to trade at a slow, ultra-efficient speed of 10 kn at 6 t while still being able to reach a maximum speed of 18.5 kn for urgent deliveries – if a windfarm installation vessel is waiting for an urgent component delivery, for example.

    The vessels are equipped with dual-fuel engines, which means that they can use methanol as an alternative fuel. If green methanol becomes available in key ports as anticipated towards the end of the decade, the Jumbo-SAL-Alliance will be able to offer their customers carbon-neutral transport solutions – a defined environmental protection goal that both companies share.

    To read the entire press release, please click here!

  • 28 Sep 2022
    Member Update: Acquisition of part of Lift & Shift India Private Limited by J M Baxi Heavy Private Limited

    We are pleased to inform you that the acquisition of the transport, heavy lift, and marine division of Lift & Shift India Private Limited by J M Baxi Heavy Private Limited has been completed, and the business will now operate as one company under the J M Baxi Heavy brand.

    They are now poised to fulfil all your needs as a one-stop solutions provider for your wide range of cargoes – from FCL containers to over-dimensional or super heavy. With over 300 experts and a presence across all major ports in India, they remain committed to helping grow your business further.

    Marine Services:

    • Largest and most comprehensive port and inland location network
    • Over 60 offices pan India, enabling services in the main regions and remote locations
    • Attend over 6000 port calls and 1 million containers annually
    • Handling a wide range of ships such as

    They look forward to hearing from you, and hope to partner with you for the long term.

  • 27 Sep 2022
    New Partner for AI Supply Chain Optimization

    We are delighted to introduce EXPEDOCK as an exclusive partner for AI Supply Chain Optimization, of the Projects Logistics Alliance community. EXPEDOCK is eliminating the time and complexity to connect and reconcile disparate data sources by building the single source of truth to unlock supply chain visibility like never before, by digitizing the global supply chain with best-in-class technology for thought leadership and innovative solutions. 

    Expedock is an AI-powered automation service behind some leading players in the 7 trillion USD global supply chain. Expedock is on a mission to build a robust data infrastructure to drive unprecedented efficiency and profitability for freight forwarders in the industry.
    Thousands of containers are now being moved internationally via Expedock through our technology that automates the processing of freight documents and inputting data into various systems at 99.99% accuracy guaranteed.

    Expedock's international team of Stanford AI experts and logistics executives, backed by Tencent Holdings co-founder Liqing Zeng, Bain Capital, and Pear, is committed to transforming the future of supply chain and logistics, one business at a time.

    Key Services 

    Their in-house AI service can extract information from freight documents in various formats (images, excel, PDF, etc.) with 99% accuracy and send information gathered directly to the freight forwarder's transport management system. This automation is currently being done in three key areas namely: 

    • Shipment Operations (Creation of Shipment and Consolidations)
    • AP Invoice Reconciliation (Reconciling against accrual)
    • Commercial Invoice Extraction
    • Data Visualization and Reporting Tools

    These services are available for freight forwarders worldwide as Expedock operates 24/7. 

    A warm welcome to the EXPEDOCK team to the Project Logistics Alliance.

  • 26 Sep 2022
    MS Global Freight Solution Moves 115 tons Press Machine from China to Malaysia

    MS Global Freight Solution, our member from Malaysia, recently moved 115 tons of hydraulic press machines from Nantong Port, China, to Pasir Gudang, Malaysia, under the door. Careful planning was required due to the weight of the unit. The 400-kilometer distance from Port Klang to Pasir Gudang took two full. Since the total length of the multi-axle trailer was 26 metres, turning at the 4 corners inside the consignee’s premises was quite challenging. Team MS Global also conducted a site survey and advised the consignee to cover drains with steel plates to ensure an incident-free delivery. 

    MS Global Freight Solution Sdn Bhd, located in Port Klang, Johor Bharu (Pasir Gudang), and Penang, Malaysia, can handle sea and air heavy lift project cargo from/to Malaysia, including East Malaysia (Borneo Island). They provide feasibility study, road survey, method of statement, execution, and supervision of packing, transportation, loading, lashing, unloading and placement at the consignee’s site. They arrange breakbulk, RORO vessels, open top, and flat rack containers. MS Global also maintains a close relationship with many vessel operators.

    Please feel free to contact Mr Hiroyuki Shiono at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.

  • 26 Sep 2022
    Sponsor Announcement: Falcon International

    5th Annual Meeting of the Project Logistics Alliance’s Title Sponsor is Falcon International, representing Canada. The 5th Annual Meeting will be hosted in Hilton Tallinn Park Hotel, from the 9th-12th October 2022.
    It is wonderful to see that we have supportive members of our community. Again, a warm thank you to the team of Falcon International. We and the entire Project Logistics Alliance community appreciate your support!
    Falcon International was established in 2005 in Montreal, Quebec, servicing both Canada and US. Through worldwide alliances, Falcon International offers specialized services, in projects, oversized cargo, exhibitions, heavy lift equipment, medical equipment, and general cargo.
    The Falcon International team is made up of the finest dedicated and experienced cargo specialists in every major area of the globe, where the flow of goods is streamlined, and customers are provided with peace of mind.
    AT FALCON SIZE DOESN’T MATTER. Falcon International looks forward to tackling your most challenging oversized or technical shipping mandates, with thorough attention to detail, complete and regular customer updates, and a total hands-on approach where they attend to everything… so you don’t have to.
    To learn more about their services and capabilities, please click below.

  • 19 Sep 2022
    MS Global Freight Solution, Malaysia Moves Equipment for Gas from Port Klang to Kuching, East Malaysia

    Project Logistics Alliance’s Malaysian member MS Global Freight Solution Sdn. Bhd, recently moved equipment for oil & gas from Port Klang to Kuching, East Malaysia door to door. The largest unit was 1200 centimetres in length, 225 centimetres in width, 330 centimetres in height and weighed 18 tons.

    The over-length and over-height item had initially been booked on a flatbed container, but sailing was delayed for 20 days due to port omission. The company had to find an alternative option urgently since the shipment had a deadline. Opportunities to carry oversized cargo to East Malaysia are limited, but they found an option with the RORO vessel. They planned and monitored trucking and lifting carefully since cargo was sensitive and high value. The item arrived at the consignee timely and safely, and their customer was satisfied with the service.

    MS Global Freight Solution Sdn Bhd, located in Port Klang, Johor Bharu (Pasir Gudang) and Penang, Malaysia, can handle sea and air heavy lift project cargo from/to Malaysia including East Malaysia such as Labuan, Bintulu, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching. The company provides feasibility study, road survey, method of statement, execution, and supervision of packing, transportation, loading, lashing, unloading, and placement at the consignee’s site. They arrange breakbulk and RORO vessels, open top, and flat rack containers and maintain a close relationship with many vessel operators.

    Please feel free to contact Mr Hiroyuki Shiono at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.

  • 19 Sep 2022
    Monaghan Freight Successfully Deliver Decommissioned Wind Turbines to Scotland

    Our member from Ireland, Monaghan Freight Ltd, transported decommissioned and used wind turbines that a larger model was replacing. The Monaghan Freight Team had their work cut out in rural Fermanagh, Ireland. The project was challenging due to the movement of the 17-metre-long towers, but all four loads were expertly loaded and ready for the trip to their new home in Scotland.

    Contact Monaghan Freight for the movement of any abnormal loads or oversized machinery in the UK, Ireland, or Europe, and reach them via call or email below:

    Monaghan Freight Ltd Tel: +44 (0)28 895 41918

    Monaghan Freight Ltd Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • 15 Sep 2022
    Project Logistics Alliance Partners with Hilton to Create a First of Its Kind Carbon Neutral Meeting in the Industry

    As we all are moving towards a sustainable lifestyle by doing our bit to reduce our carbon footprint, we at Project Logistics Alliance want to set an example in the logistics industry. For our 5th Annual General Meeting in Tallinn next month, we have partnered with Hilton to make our meeting carbon neutral.

    Through their partnership with South Pole, the Hilton Tallinn Park Hotel will offset the event’s carbon emissions as identified by the Meeting Impact Calculator report and will invest in a portfolio of high-quality carbon reduction projects all over the world.

    With this initiative, we hope to bring about a small but significant change in our industry and inspire others to do the same.

  • 13 Sep 2022
    Team Altius Helps Transport Construction Equipment Back To USA

    Altius S.A., representing Argentina, Bolivia, and Spain in the Project Logistics Alliance, successfully transferred equipment from Callao, Peru to Tacoma, Washington.

    At the beginning of March 2022, Altius Peru completed the export of 7 backhoe loaders. Each of the backhoe holders weighed 48 tons. These exports are in line with the return of equipment after completing the Palma Real project in the central zone.

    To learn how Altius S.A. can help you complete your next project, please reach out to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • 08 Sep 2022
    New Member for Canada

    We are delighted to introduce Falcon International representing Canada, as the latest member of the Projects Logistics Alliance community. Falcon International offers ocean freight, air freight, project cargo, and ground transport. Moreover, they provide warehousing, custom packaging, customs clearance, cargo insurance, tracking, and fast ocean services.

    Falcon International was established in 2005 in Montreal, Quebec, servicing both Canada and US.
    Through worldwide alliances, Falcon International offers specialized services, in projects, oversized cargo, exhibitions, heavy lift equipment, medical equipment, and general cargo.

    The Falcon International team is made up of the finest dedicated and experienced cargo specialists in every major area of the globe, where the flow of goods is streamlined, and customers are provided with peace of mind.

    AT FALCON SIZE DOESN’T MATTER. Falcon International looks forward to tackling your most challenging oversized or technical shipping mandates, with thorough attention to detail, complete and regular customer updates, and a total hands-on approach where they attend to everything… so you don’t have to.

    Key Services
    • Deep knowledge in projects, oversized cargo, exhibitions & heavy lift, door-to-door for air, charters, ocean & land
    • Customs clearance, pre-clearance & express clearance
    • Premium services by proactively providing 4 key shipment updates (Falcon Push: Personal Update Shipment Handling)
    • Expertise in oil & gas, heavy machinery, construction equipment, military movements, etc.
    • Crating, loading, bracing and securing
    • Packing, marine, warehousing, insurance, HAZ-MAT handling, distribution, and stuffing & de-stuffing
    • North American Express consolidation service, door-to-door in 16 days from Europe to Canada or US
    • Modern visibility for customers to manage and optimize their supply chain through Falcon Flow

    A warm welcome to the Falcon International team to the Project Logistics Alliance.

  • 05 Sep 2022
    PT Total Movements International Successfully Delivers 786MVA Generator Step-Up Transformer and Accessories to its Foundation

    Project Logistics Alliance's Indonesian member, PT Total Movements International, transported a 786MVA (323MT) model transformer and its accessories by multimodal means from Singapore to its foundation in Indonesia.

    Total Movements' execution involved the ship-to-barge transfer of the cargo at Singapore, rolling off the main unit at Tanjung Jati jetty, and transporting the entire consignment by road to the project site.

    This project required lashing and securing the transformer, which weighed 323 metric tons on the barge. Also, a safe jacking and rolling of the cargo off the barge.

    The challenging part of the project was that critical manoeuvres were required because the road route required multiple turns. Moreover, they had to route the cargo through uphill/downhill roads. A suitable technical study was also conducted to ensure the cargo's safety.

    We would like to congratulate our member and all their stakeholders who supported them in finishing this assignment in a safe and timely manner.

  • 31 Aug 2022
    Action Cargo Performs 12.000 Tons for Never-Seen Ilmenite for Bulk Shipment

    In the first week of August, Action Agenciamento De Cargas (Action Cargo), which represents Brazil in the Project Logistics Alliance, concluded a first-of-its-kind ilmenite (iron titanate) cargo as an ex-work export operation.

    The 12.000 tons of cargo originated in the city of São Francisco de Itabapoana, upstate Rio de Janeiro to China as the final destination. Action Cargo was responsible for the logistics structure, including the loader, weight machine, inland haulage, samples analysis (material and moisture certification), inspection, storage, and port operation.

    The never-seen-before-at-the-port operation was conducted in partnership with Port of Açu/Multicargo Terminal due to the relationship and proximity to the shipper's premises, providing costs down by 30% compared to other players. Such price differences were essential to establishing this ilmenite export operation as a new storage area was developed to meet this logistical operation's requirements.

    After shipping 12.000 tons of new cargo, Açu may become Action's partner in other operations, totalling around 100 thousand tons of ilmenite shipped. This type of cargo, usually transported in bulk, is an essential input for several industries and is widely used in pigments, metal alloys, and the protection of blast furnace linings. With this shipment, Action Cargo re-affirms its capacity to handle any cargo independently of size, volume, and characteristics.

  • 31 Aug 2022
    Altius S.A. Completes Loading of Two Coke Drums

    Altius S.A coordinated the loading and sea fastening operations of two coke drums and accessories. Each piece of coke drum weighed 330 tons at Valliniello Terminal, in Avilés (Spain), on the MV “Serdolik” coaster vessel.

    For this operation, two onshore cranes were positioned on the quay; the main crane was a crawler type with 600 tons capacity. The operations were carried out safely, and any and all last-minute issues were successfully solved by Altius Team during operations.

    Altius S.A. delivered another heavy project cargo safely and successfully. To learn more about their projects and services, please reach out to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    Altius S.A. represents Argentina, Bolivia and Spain in the Project Logistics Alliance.

  • 31 Aug 2022
    MS Global Freight Solution, Malaysia Moves Pressure Vessel from Port Klang, Malaysia to Hamad, Qatar

    MS Global Freight Solution Sdn. Bhd, our member from Malaysia, recently moved a pressure vessel and other items from Port Klang, Malaysia, to Hamad, Qatar, on flat rack containers. A unit with 470 centimetres of height was transported to port on a vessel bridge trailer. Road survey and careful planning was required since the unit was highly over-height. Over-length units were carried on flat rack containers with side walls flattened.

    MS Global Freight Solution Sdn Bhd, located in Port Klang, Johor Bharu (Pasir Gudang), and Penang, Malaysia, can handle sea and air heavy lift project cargo from/to Malaysia, including East Malaysia (Borneo Island). The company provides feasibility studies, road surveys, method of statement, execution, and supervision of packing, transportation, loading, lashing, unloading, and placement at the consignee’s site. They arrange breakbulk and RORO vessels, open top, and flat rack containers and maintain a close relationship with many vessel operators.

    Please feel free to contact Mr. Hiroyuki Shiono at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.