JDL EXPO 2020 EXHIBITION, THE PERFECT TIMING!

Get ready for the next move! Move It magazine partner of the JDL EXPO 2020 exhibition from September 9 to 11 in France. With the critical situation in which we all work, we must now prepare our future and the JDL EXPO is there at the right time.  This European exhibition of exceptional materials will …

Jean-Pierre Clamadieu becomes Engie’s new president

Jean-Pierre Clamadieu has just been appointed as new Chairman of Engie’s Board of Directors. The decision was taken on Friday, May 18 during the General Shareholders’ Meeting which also marked the end of Gérard Mestrallet’s term as Chairman of the Board and was appointed as Chairman of Honour of the Group. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, 59, a …

Extraordinary mining equipment transport in Kenya

The Bolloré Logistics Industrial Projects team in Kenya was contracted by a mining company Base Titanium Limited to provide customs clearance and Out of Gauge transportation for a massive piece of mining equipment from the port of Mombasa to the client’s site in Kwale, located approximately 53 km. Due to the size, the Projects Team …

Port of Dover chooses Konecranes for new Cargo Terminal

In March, Konecranes was selected to supply two Konecranes Gottwald Model 5 mobile harbor cranes for the Port of Dover’s new cargo facilities as part of the Dover Western Docks Revival (DWDR) development. The Model 5 mobile harbor cranes, which have a maximum lifting capacity of 125 t and an outreach of up to 51 …

Mammoet won a contract for Kuwait’s $4,3bn airport construction project

The Turkish construction company Limak Insaat has just contracted Mammoet to carry out the transport and installation of 804 concrete elements for a new $4,3bn terminal construction project at Kuwait International Airport on behalf of the Kuwait Ministry of Public Works. This state-of-the-art terminal should expand the airport and establish a new regional air hub …

Cometto heading to space

Cometto (Faymonville Group) has just delivered a self-propelled electric trailer type EMT 4/4 to Europropulsion S.A, a company specializing in civil space activities, in French Guyana. The project has been concluded in partnership with the Italian company Bisiach e Carrù SpA, one of the leaders in robotic activities. They were in charge of the horizontal …

Vertikal Days opens tomorrow

The largest lifting equipment event for the UK and Ireland will open its doors tomorrow, May 16th and Thursday, May 17th at Donington Park in Leicestershire. The 12th annual Vertikal Days, organised by our colleague Leigh Sparrow and his team, is a two day networking event for the access and lifting industry, with association and …

Aertssen Kranen expands its fleet with two Liebherr LTC 1050-3

In order to cope with the rising demand for compact cranes, the Belgian lifting specialist Aertssen Kranen has just acquired two Liebherr LTC 1050-3 mobile cranes. Equipped with a 36m main boom and a maximum load capacity of 50t, both machines have a compact construction and the ability to move the boom with its load. …

Total and Sonatrach strengthen their cooperation

The French group Total and the Algerian state-owned hydrocarbon company Sonatrach have just signed an agreement to launch the engineering studies planned for this summer for a petrochemical project in Arzew (located in western Algeria). This project will include a propane dehydrogenation unit (PDH) and a polypropylene (PP) production unit with an output capacity of …

The first stone of the future multi-functional terminal port of Damietta in Egypt

This future multipurpose terminal is expected to be completed within 18 months of the start of construction and will cost approximately $ 73.6 million. It will include a long mooring area of 630m for a depth of 17 meters and an area of 75,000m2.The port will generate an increase in trade volume of 4 million …