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PEMA adds officers and members

September 20 - The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has added two new members and appointed four new officers to its committees.

The association's two new members include US based material handling solutions provider ACE World Companies and Spain headquartered equipment manufacturer TEC Containers.

Meanwhile, PEMA named Kari Rintanen, manager of port technology research at Konecranes, as chair of its PEMA Automation & Control Technologies (AC&T) committee, and Alois Recktenwald, senior key expert, crane at Siemens' process industries and drives division, as vice chair of the AC&T committee.

Frank Kho, global head of offering development for Kalmar, was appointed vice chair of PEMA's Safety and Environment (S&E) committee; while Jon Sojo Arana, export director at Tratos Group, was chosen as chair of the Special Events, Programmes and Education (SEPE) committee.

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USA ends steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada and Mexico

May 24 - The USA is removing steel and aluminium tariffs imposed on Canada and Mexico under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, with all retaliatory tariffs on US goods and any pending litigation also coming to an end.
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Maxim names duo for Pacific Northwest

May 24 - Maxim Crane Works has appointed Travis Wilt and Alex Clark to lead the expansion of its services in the Pacific Northwest region of North America. 
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PPG restructures training course

May 24 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) has restructured its project cargo forwarding training course into a one-day format.
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