Welcome the "Yara Birkeland", with a capacity of up to 150 shipping containers, the battery-powered ship will be small compared to modern standards (the biggest container ship in the world holds 19,000 containers, and an average-size ship holds 3,500), but its launch will mark the beginning of a transformation of the global shipping industry. This transformation could heavily impact global trade as well as the environment.
PPG UK member, Hemisphere Freight Services (HFS), received a tender from their valued customer, Bladeroom Data Centres. The tender involved shipping data centre components in kit form from the UK to Melbourne for a large construction project.
After analysing our customer’s requirements and taking the time to fully understand the cargo, HFS were able to put together a solution which, despite some very tough competition, saw them come out on top in terms of both efficiency and cost.
PPG UK member, Hemisphere Freight Services (HFS), were tasked with finding the most cost-effective and workable solution to deliver a 132kv Super Grid power transformer, weighing 180 tonnes. Following discharge from an ocean vessel, which originated in Korea, Hemisphere took responsibility of safely transporting the transformer from Rotterdam Port through to the National Grid site on the UK’s east coast.
Wangfoong Transportation Limited specialise in organizing complicated logistics services for entertainment event cargo in Hong Kong and all over China (Dalian, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou).
Wangfoong Transportation Limited & Carriage Global(S) have successfully concluded a project cargo movement comprised of a 92 M/T “Reel” with a dimension of L 4.000m x W 3.400m x H 3.400m from Singapore to Da Chan Bay at Shenzhen via Hong Kong. Scope of work included preparation of statement of works, as well as risk assessment, complete survey, provision of derrick barge to collect cargo under hook alongside inbound mother vessel in Hong Kong and trans-shipment to Da Chan Bay terminal.
Shin-Jo Logitech, Korea, complete the 2nd shipment of Assembling Tool for Vaccum Vessel Sector for ITER (International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor) project in France, which was successfully loaded on the vessel Saturday night 1/7/17. It is a huge structure of 900tonnes and 23.00m hi
PPG Viet Nam, Vantage Logistics (VL), has successfully completed a difficult and complex shipment from factory Ex-Works in Ben Cat district, Binh Duong province to Lotus Port, HCMC (distance 65km). The project comprised a total of 29 packages, 9,000FRT of over-sized equipment up to L 21m x W 5.3m x H5.8mn, 44.5 tons.
A traditional indigenous Australian dance will welcome Project Professionals Group members and sponsors at the project forwarding organisation’s 10th anniversary annual conference at the Langham Hotel in Melbourne, Australia, from 6-8 September 2017.