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Van Seumeren family withdraws from Mammoet

July 7 - Mammoet has confirmed that minority shareholder, the van Seumeren family, has decided to fully withdraw from the company.

SHV, the majority shareholder in Mammoet, is to take full control of the company and members of the Van Seumeren family, including president and CEO Roderick van Seumeren, have decided to offer their resignation as directors of the company.

HLPFI understands that Jan KleijnNeil BirkbeckHerman Smit, and Eric Rave - all of whom currently work for the company - have been appointed to the company's executive board, joining the current CFO, Siem Kranenburg. The new board will be led by Kleijn as CEO.

SHV, a family-owned business with roots in coal mining and diversified investments in energy, lifting and industrial services, bought a majority stake in Mammoet in 2006 and has seen the company's revenues and operating income double over the past four years.

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Ceva launches BRI block train

April 22 - Ceva Logistics North Asia has launched a block train service from China to Europe as the company looks to tap into the potential of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
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Crowley promotes Sandra Goranovic

April 22 - Crowley Maritime has appointed Sandra Goranovic as vice president of finance and accounting for the Crowley Shipping business unit.
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Big Bend Channel expanded

April 22 - Port Tampa Bay in Florida has completed the USD63 million expansion of the Big Bend Channel, one year ahead of schedule.
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Penman joins Malin React

April 22 - Malin Group has named Graham Penman as business unit manager of its recently launched Malin React division.
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