Haulotte appoints Matech as authorised distributor in Tunisia

Matech is now in charge of the distribution of all Haulotte aerial work platform ranges and after-sales service in Tunisia. This partnership will allow Haulotte Africa to offer an optimal quality of service to all customers on the Tunisian territory. Didier Mertens, General Manager of Haulotte Africa, is very pleased with this collaboration, especially since …

Six fleet gantries delivered to Côte d’Ivoire Terminal

Côte d’Ivoire Terminal took delivery of six fleet gantries for the second container terminal currently under construction at the Port of Abidjan. Transported on a semi-submersible vessel specially designed to carry gantries, this delivery is part of an overall order of 13 fleet gantries.  This 30-metre-high handling equipment will be used for the loading, unloading …

Haulotte Scandinavia partners with Jungheinrich

Haulotte Scandinavia and Jungheinrich have joined forces in a new partnership for sales and service. “Jungheinrich and Haulotte have a similar business model, where safety and quality take precedence over everything else. Both companies are moving towards fully electric solutions in an environmentally friendly way. Jungheinrich has a very dense network in the Norwegian market, …

Kalmar’s new electric reachstacker to be field tested by CargoNet in Norway

Kalmar has signed a one-year agreement with Norwegian rail operator CargoNet covering the field-testing of a Kalmar Electric Reachstacker. CargoNet is Norway’s rail-freight operator, focused on rail-based intermodal services within Norway and between Norway and Sweden. The company, which is 100% owned by Norwegian State Railways (Vy, formerly NSB), is headquartered in Oslo and employs …

Khimji Ramdas handles charter of transformers and reactors for electricity sector

Khimji Ramdas have successfully handled a sea freight charter of project cargo from Masan Port in South Korea to Duqm Port in Oman for the electricity distribution sector. The shipment consisted of 11 units of heavy lift power transformers, shunt reactors and their accessories. The scope of work handled by Khimji Ramdas included vessel chartering, …

New cranes at the Port of Liverpool are now fully operational

Peel Ports has completed the commissioning of additional ship-to-shore container cranes at the Port of Liverpool’s Terminal 1, which will service the needs of specialist carriers such as Atlantic Container Line (ACL) and their intra Europe services operated by containerships BG Freightline, WEC and Borchard XCL.  This investment by Peel Ports sees an additional two …