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ABS promotes Riva

October 24 - ABS has appointed Joseph Riva to the position of vice president and chief surveyor, effective November 1, 2013.

In this role, Riva will be responsible for guiding and overseeing all ABS survey activities, succeeding Linwood Pendexter who has held the position for ten years.

Riva has worked for ABS for 32 years, previously serving as assistant chief surveyor for the ABS Americas and ABS Europe divisions, and brings with him strong technical and leadership expertise.

Pendexter will assist Riva with the chief surveyor transition until his retirement in early 2014.

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Marine insurance: Reducing costs and capacity

September 19 - Marine insurance providers are commoditising their products in order to reduce costs. The result, according to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), is a loss of expertise.
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Zeaborn forms JV with MPC

September 18 - Zeaborn Group has formed a joint venture with MPC Capital Group to handle the chartering and commercial management of a fleet of more than 160 container and bulk carriers.
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DHL strengthens network in Middle East and Africa

September 18 - DHL Industrial Projects is opening a centre of excellence (COE) in Dubai as well as offices in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Turkey to coordinate complex logistics projects in the Middle East and Africa.
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ALE plans Swedish branch

September 18 - ALE will open an office in Sweden during the last quarter of 2019 as it looks to expand its operations in Scandinavia.
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