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Van der Merwe heads up OMA Group

May 8 - OMA Group has appointed Gerrit van der Merwe as managing director, with immediate effect.

As HLPFI reported, Merwe joined OMA Group last year as group financial director, shortly after the management buy-out of the company.

In response to the buy-out and growth of the group's activities, OMA Group has launched a new brand identity and website. According to OMA Group, it has developed a physical presence along most of the West African coast and has expanded its core business into three key sectors- ships agency, logistics, as well as oil and gas.

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Bishop takes AWRS

July 18 - Bishop Lifting Products has completed the acquisition of American Wire Rope & Sling (AWRS), a leading provider of rigging, lifting and overhead crane solutions.
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CITB readies for Alaska’s ice-free season

July 18 - Cook Inlet Tug & Barge (CITB), a subsidiary of Foss Maritime Company, has announced that the 2019 ice-free season on Alaska’s North Slope are under way.
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Sutton steps up at Crowley

July 18 - Crowley Maritime has appointed Peter Sutton as vice president of operations integrity and health, safety, security and environment (HSSE) for its shipping business unit.
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Guzmán to depart Long Beach

July 18 - Lori Ann Guzmán is stepping down as harbour commissioner at the port of Long Beach, California.
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