December 3 - Long beach, USA headquartered APS Stevedoring LLC has appointed Donald E. Rupert its vice president East Coast.

Rupert (pictured) will report to president, John Hering, and will be in charge of developing and overseeing business opportunities for APS Stevedoring in the US East Coast and Gulf regions.

Rupert has more than 35 years in the transportation industry, having worked for P&O Ports, Hoegh Autoliners, U.S. Navigation, Maher Terminals and Roadway Express.

APS Stevedoring is an auto and general cargo and breakbulk stevedoring company, with locations in Richmond and Long Beach in California, and Portland, Oregon.