Lifting equipment in the steel industry is subject to tough conditions. After new furnaces were mounted on one of their ships in Cervera, a city in the Catalonian province of Lleida, EXELFIL, S.A. set out to find heavy-duty machines to carry out work in this rather challenging environment.
As the world undergoes considerable change, with resources becoming increasingly scarce and consumer expectations shifting, the stage has been set for the concept of circular economy. The question then becomes, how can companies best identify opportunities provided by this concept?
Global cargo volumes have doubled in the last twenty years, and the surge in demand for cargo and globalization is also bringing about the need to build brand new ports in geographically strategic areas. DP World’s recently completed greenfield container port in Yarimca, Turkey is a primary example.