The PPG ISO Accredited education program was once again successfully held in Shanghai for the 6th consecutive year, 13-14 March 2017.
We are pleased to advise registrations are now open for the next ISO accredited and PMI-PMP certified Project Forwarding Management training courses, as follows:
24 – 25 April, 2017
Jan van Rijswijcklaan 191,
2020 Antwerpen, Belgium
Access International Greece (PPG member) has successfully delivered 8 UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters and more than 70 boxes of materials which were unloaded at the port of Thessaloniki.
The joint venture team, together with Vista Maritime Piraeus (as agents of American Roll on-off Carriers), took place at the port of Thessaloniki.
Helicopters belonging to the 10th Aviation Brigade US Army (10th Combat Aviation Brigade) headquartered in Ft. Drum in New York, and developed in the Balkans to support operations within the enterprise «Atlantic Resolve».
Shin Jo Logitech has been awarded the Management Innovation Award by the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy in February 2017. Based on their stable development of technology and human resources, Shin-Jo has earned a high reputation for its contribution of national industrial development with excellent operational performance.
The Board of Directors, by delegation of the General Assembly, has recently appointed Mr. Jaber Bringas (Sparber Líneas Marítimas, S.A. and PPG member for Spain) as new chairman of UniportBilbao/Port Community. Jaber Bringas replaces Óscar Santisteban who leaves the Association after his second term of four years.
We are pleased to confirm that Volga-Dnepr USA has joined PPG as a Project Support Member. Volga-Dnepr are the world leader in the unique, oversize and heavy cargo market. The Group’s core businesses are charter cargo operations using unique AN-124-100 and IL-76TD-90VD heavy transporters (Volga-Dnepr Airlines) and scheduled cargo operations using the fleet of Boeing 747 (AirBridgeCargo Airlines) and Boeing 737 (Atran Airlines) freighters.
ALLFORT Co., PPG member for Japan, have successfully concluded the shipment of a heavy railroad “Multiple Tie Tamper” vehicle (179 M3 / 55 tonnes). The vehicle is named “Profile ballast Machine Plasser & Theurer” and was barged alongside B.B. vessel’s berth at Yokohama port for loading and delivery to final destination of Port Kelang, Malaysia. The departure date was 26 Dec, 2016 from Yokohama, with cargo arriving Port Kelang Port 17 Jan, 2017 via Singapore port safely, on time and on budget
A Pinpoint delivery within the required deadline of 4 engines (each 146 tonnes) and components from Mokpo up to DAP Kawasaki Heavy Ind., in Sakaide, Japan, has been successfully completed. The project was successfully concluded by Shin Jo Lojitech (SJL) who also managed the schedule of a full charter vessel to meet strict discharge dates at KHI without any detention and/or demurrage at both ends. Additionally, SJL also arranged for a shore crane for loading and lashing on the vessel at Mokpo port.
On 17th November 2016, Almajdouie Logistics Company (MLC) planned, executed and managed the complex move of a retired MD90 aircraft from Jeddah International Airport to Riyadh.
In collaboration with the Saudi Arabia Airlines, MLC technicians and engineers; specialising in the field of heavy transport, designed the transportation plan for its final destination at the Saudi Special Forces Training Centre.