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SBP Holdings shuffles the pack

September 2 - SBP Holdings, including its Singer Equities and Bishop Lifting Products business units, have made a number of managerial changes.

Otis Dufrene has retired as president and ceo of SBP, while being named chairman of the board. He will remain active with the acquisition activities of Singer Equities' industrial rubber business and Bishop Lifting's rigging and rental business.

Don Fritzinger has been appointed president and ceo of SBP Holdings, relinquishing his role as president of Singer Equities.

Sam Petillo, who most recently served as vice president of Singer Equities, has been promoted to president and ceo of the company.

Vice president of Bishop Lifting Products, Harold King, has been promoted to president and ceo. Bishop Lifting specialises in the fabrication and distribution of slings, wire rope and rigging products.

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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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