April 27 - BDP International, a Philadelphia-based global logistics and transportation management firm, has significantly strengthened its presence in the UK market with the appointment of David Marshall, who has joined the firm as Aberdeen branch manager

Marshall is responsible for BDP's operations in Aberdeen, Scotland which in addition to conventional transportation and logistics services, include turnkey solutions from supply chain support for new and existing production facilities to the transport of heavy lift structures and specialised logistics for offshore equipment and Oil Country Tubular Goods(OCTG).

He has more than two decades of industry experience, working in air transport, logistics, operations, IT, product development and project management for anumber of the world's leading multinational forwarding firms.