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Patton is appointed at GCM

August 26 - Houston-based Gulf Coast Mats (GCM) has appointed Jason Patton to the position of business development.

Patton has a fifteen-year background in industry and holds a degree in aeronautical science, from the Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

GCM supplies timbers for use in material handling and heavy lift operations. The matting is constructed of hardwood and oak timbers and is manufactured to a standard size. They are used in construction projects in a number of heavy industries - crane, petrochemical, refinery, pipeline, power, infrastructure and nuclear.

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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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