Bonneville Power Administration had the Celilo Converter Station rebuilt. As part of that process, seven 430-ton transformers were being shipped from Sweden to The Dalles, Oregon. Once they arrive in The Dalles, they had to be transported across town from their staging area at the Port of The Dalles’ new […]
On behalf of their good client, Central Oceans, our PFN member in the UK, have just managed a Project to ship a water treatment plant from the UK to Poland. Seven Over Size trucks were required for the move the cargo. Careful project planing was required to load the cargo […]
The following article features in the latest BreakBulk Magazine which can be found HERE Peter Bouwhuis is managing director of Netherlands-based iBrabble BV, an organizer of training programs and events for industries. Educated as an electronic engineer and logistics manager, Bouwhuis is a certified customs broker, customs compliance expert and […]
Our Managing Director, Peter Bouwhuis, has conducted a 2 day training to a large group of professionals from both the Project Forwarders side as well as the Shippers (or Cargo Owner) side in Antwerp the 2 days prior to the opening of the BreakBulk Europe 2016.
Good Practice: A detailed Project Freight Plan should be developed and agreed by Project Management. It provides the following benefits: Translates the high-level project objectives into a comprehensive ‘roadmap’ of tangible deliverables. Provides a complete list of resource requirements. Provides a realistic valuation of project schedules. Allows estimated project logistics costs to […]
The mandatory weighing of containers by “shippers” in the supply chain is getting closer. With around 200 days to go before containers will be ‘shut out’ by ocean liners if they do not comply to the SOLAS Chapter V1 Part A, Regulation 2, amendment takes effect on July 1 2016 in […]