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  • 22 Aug 2017
    Delivering HRSG modules and drums from South Korea for the SASK Power Station in Canada!

    Last week PL Alliance member FLS Projects loaded a total of 18 pkgs with heavy lifts up to 150 metric tons in Masan, South Korea which are now on their way to Vancouver, Canada. FLS Projects USA managed the pre-shipment and chartered the vessel, while FLS Projects Asia supervised the safe loading of all cargo.

  • 21 Aug 2017
    Project Logistics Alliance expands to Indonesia!

    The Project Logistics Alliance is happy to welcome GlobalTrans as the first member for Indonesia.

    The company provides logistical solutions to companies in a diverse range of industries that value personalized service, consistent delivery, and meticulous attention to detail.
    They also provide a growing range of outsourcing services. These include global crew and marine spares logistics, port agency management, commercial representation and sophisticated.
    The teams of professionals offer extensive expertise in global logistics and an unparalleled commitment to providing excellent service tailored to the customers‘ requirements.

    Welcome to PL Alliance, GlobalTrans!

  • 18 Aug 2017
    PL Alliance Members collaborate successfully!

    Logimar Srl (PL Alliance member for Italy) recently moved tube bundles OOG by airfreight from Shanxi plant to Cologne, Germany, through 747-400ERF.

    Logimar followed the complete transport chain, door to door.

    The procedure was supported by PL Alliance member Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) handling all Frankfurt Airport and Cologne plant operations.

    Thanks to a great cooperation between both PL Alliance members the task was completed successfully. Well done, Logimar and AGL!

  • 17 Aug 2017
    Alexander Global Logistics moves coldplant ex United Kingdom to Bandar Abbas, Iran

    On behalf of one of their customers PL Alliance member Alexander Global Logistics Germany has been nominated to move a cold plant ex the United Kingdom to Bandar Abbas Iran.

    Since the plant was never used in the UK, the on paper called second-hand equipment was in new condition.

    After checking various possible routes for this cargo considering costs and operational factors, AGL decided to ship the coldplant the following route: From Liverpool the cargo was shipped on Mafi Trailers to Antwerp port. To reach the correct terminal on-site, a second movement by barge was needed. Ex Antwerp the cargo was shipped to the Iran by liner service.

    The skids got weights up to 35 tons and max. width of 420 cms together with max. height up to 455 cms.

    The cargo has meanwhile left Antwerp and is safely on its way to Bandar Abbas.

  • 16 Aug 2017
    Turk Heavy Transport removes crash-landed Jet Plane

    The American F-18 jet plane that crash-landed on August 12th 2017 at Bahrain International Airport was successfully removed.
    Turk Heavy Transport (PL Alliance member for Bahrain) was assigned to shift the plane to another location, using a 100 Ton Crane and 4 Axle lowbed to lift and transport the aircraft.

  • 15 Aug 2017
    FLS Projects Vietnam - Worldwide Ship Delivery Professionals and Crew Boat Shipping Specialists!

    This week PL Alliance member FLS Vietnam helped shipping a 50m long and 182 mtons heavy Catamaran – intra-Asia with less than 7 days of transit time! As usual the Projects Team oversaw the technical preparation of the belly-lifts and lashing/securing on board. The Catamaran was placed on dunnage blocks, which had been positioned on preplanned positions on deck previously. 40 lashing straps and additional pre-arranged A-Frame stoppers secured the catamaran against any shifting.

    Please don’t hesitate to contact FLS for any information on their Global Marine Transportation Services!

  • 14 Aug 2017
    New member for Korea!

    PL Alliance proudly announces Woosung Shipping as a new member for Korea.

    Woosung Shipping offers Sea Service, Air Service and Special Cargo (bulk cargo, heavy cargo and project cargo). They have long-time experience of 45 years in freight forwarding and a network of 300 partners from all over the world.
    Their powerful services are handled by four offices located in Seoul, Busan, Incheon and Daegu. Well-known companies such as Hyundai, LG or Hankook trust the services of Woosung Shipping.

    Welcome to the Project Logistics Alliance, Woosung Shipping!

  • 11 Aug 2017
    Steder Group opens office in Singapore

    PL Alliance member Steder Group has opened a new office in Singapore called STEDER SINGAPORE PTE LTD.

    „We felt that a local presence in the South East Asian market is necessary to support our existing business as well to create new business opportunities for our group. It is a natural expansion of our existing office network (see attached presentation). We considered Singapore, being South East Asia’s maritime and logistics epicentre, to be the logical choice as our base of operation“.

    Initially they will focus on Port Services, Project Logistics and Chartering/Brokerage looking forward to serve their customers in Asia.

    Contact details:
    Steder Singapore Pte Ltd
    16 Collyer Quay
    #20-06 Singapore 049318

  • 10 Aug 2017
    New Project Logistics Alliance member for Iran!

    The Project Logistics Alliance welcomes Borna Seir Javidan (BSJ) as a new member for Iran.

    BSJ are a team of skilled professionals in shipping and logistics with 12 years of experience located in Iran. They have the goal to reach out to their customers with freight forwarding and logistics solutions. BSJ constantly develops and expands their service solutions to create a competitive advantage for the customers and grow with them as their logistics partner.
    The aim of the team of highly motivated and experienced professionals will remain to establish themselves as a service oriented organization where customer satisfaction is the key to success.

    Welcome to PL Alliance, Borna Seir Javidan!

  • 09 Aug 2017
    Steder Group moves Knuckle Boom Crane to the Far East

    Last week Steder Group (PL Alliance member for Belgium, Romania, United Kingdom and the Netherlands) started the door to door delivery of the third 100 MT Knuckle Boom Crane with active heave compensation for a renowned customer in the offshore industry.
    Utilizing the Dutch inner-waterways to move the KBC to a main port, the KBC was successfully loaded onto a Heavy-lift vessel in Rotterdam and on its way to the Far East.

  • 09 Aug 2017
    CEA carries out Condensers, Evaporators and Heat Exchangers

    PL Alliance member CEA announces a recent shipment of Condensers, Evaporators and Heat Exchangers carried out by their Bangkok office and in cooperation with one of their Chinese partners. The Breakbulk and Out Of Gauge cargo was shipped from China to mainland Europe last weekend.

  • 08 Aug 2017
    FLS Projects in Thailand and in Vietnam specialized in Shrink Wrapping and Tarpaulin Wrapping!

    Did you know… PL-Alliance member FLS Projects in Thailand and in Vietnam are specialized in Shrink Wrapping and Tarpaulin Wrapping, which is used to cover ducts openings, protect liner surfaces, warp whole pieces of equipment or to cover smaller items. The Tarpaulin used are made of Polyethylene laminated, Polypropylene reinforced fabric with a minimum tear-out force of 700 N / 5cm. The UV resistant Tarpaulin’s has reinforced edges and pre-punched thread eyes for lashing and are suitable for long term outdoor use. A selection of different foil and Tarpaulin thickness for your “customized wrapping” needs is available.

    We love project cargo and we are happy to assist you with your choice of the right wrapping for your cargo! Please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information on how FLS Projects can help you to properly protect your precious cargo by using various types of fabric and foils for the next delivery around the world!

  • 07 Aug 2017
    Reach Stackers Transportation

    PL Alliance member CEA Project Logistics Thailand recently carried out the transportation of eight container reach stackers and their accessories to the Kerry Container Yard in Laem Chabang, Thailand.

    CEA Teams used two 50 tonne Mobile Crane to unload each of eight reach stackers from their flat racks onto lowbed trailers. The CEA Rigging Team secured the vehicles in place with chains and prepared them for transportation.
    Accessories and other parts were transported in 18 40ft High Cube Containers by CEA Prime Movers with flatbed trailers.

  • 04 Aug 2017
    PL Alliance welcomes first Ukrainian member Farcont Project LLC!

    In July, Farcont Project LLC joined PL Alliance expanding the network’s worldwide coverage to the Ukraine.

    Farcont Project LLC provides services in the field of international cargo transportation, both by separate and multimodal means of transport. They offer their clients effective logistics solutions for cargo transportation, transshipment and storage. The company is represented by experienced specialists in the field of cargo carriage. Successful experience in the market, together with the high professionalism of their employees permits them to fulfill their obligations to their clients.

    Welcome to the Alliance, Farcont Project LLC!

  • 03 Aug 2017
    Steder Group moves drag heads to the Far East

    Steder Group (PL Alliance member for Belgium, Romania, United Kingdom and the Netherlands) recently moved 3 drag heads from customer premises to the Far East. Load out, transport, barging, LSD, customs formalities, ocean freight and house delivery at receivers side, all in one hand with Steder Group.