Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Chapman adds managerial pair

November 24 - Chapman Freeborn Airchartering has appointed Pierre van der Stichele to the role of group cargo operations director.

Van der Stichele has been responsible for the management of several of Chapman Freeborn's European offices, including the company's Italian office. He previously held positions with airlines including Southern Air Transport, Antonov Design Bureau and Evergreen International Airlines.

Reto Hunziker, group cargo and OBC sales director, said: "We're delighted to welcome Pierre to the senior management team and I look forward to working alongside him. He is highly respected across the industry and has made a significant contribution to the success of Chapman Freeborn over the last decade."

Van der Stichele's promotion follows the appointment of Philip Mathews as chief commercial officer. He started the role on November 1, 2016 and also joined the company's executive committee.

www.chapman-freeborn.com

Heavy Lift | News

Marine insurance: Reducing costs and capacity thumbnail image

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.
Views: 294
Zeaborn forms JV with MPC thumbnail image

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.
Views: 678
DHL strengthens network in Middle East and Africa thumbnail image

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.
Views: 783
ALE plans Swedish branch thumbnail image

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.
Views: 542

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.