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The delivery augments the cargo handling equipment fleet brought in by the company a week earlier and will assist in aid and typhoon relief efforts.
This will have a significant impact and we should reflect on the relative effectiveness of having one of these ready to deploy against sending a frigate, a well meaning bunch of ration consumers from DFiD or handful of 463L pallets loaded with ‘stuff’
This will use local labour, enhance the recovery effort for years and provide a massive uplift to the inbound cargo handling volume in the area.
It is always about the ports, isn’t it?
Effects not effort and all that