Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Jones joins G.A.P Vassilopoulos Group

G.A.P. Vassilopoulos Group has appointed Richard Jones as its oil and gas solutions specialist.

Headquartered in Cyprus, G.A.P Vassilopoulos provides a range of services supporting the oil and gas industry, including ship agency, logistics (including freight forwarding, Customs clearance and warehousing), base management, marine services, and workforce solutions. The company’s oil and gas logistics division provides end-to-end offshore and onshore solutions in accordance with the highest health, safety, security and environment (HSSE) standards.

Jones joins G.A.P Vassilopoulos from Röhlig Logistics, where he served as director of projects. He has more than 30 years of experience in the industry and has also held senior roles at DHL Industrial Projects and FH Bertling.

Commenting on his new role, Jones said: “The potential for the oil and gas sector in Cyprus is very promising and the next couple of years will see a lot of investment. G.A.P Vassilopoulos Group is in a strong position to service these opportunities.”

In addition to recent exploration success in the eastern Mediterranean Basin, the adjacent Israeli offshore fields have also produced positive results with projects in both the upstream and downstream sectors materialising, said Jones.

www.gapgroup.com

Heavy Lift | News

Cargoes move with Chipolbrok thumbnail image

Cargoes move with Chipolbrok

April 8 - In early March, Chipolbrok’s multipurpose vessel Qian Kun arrived in the German port of Cuxhaven to deliver wind power equipment from the Far East.
Views: 400
PCN moves meeting to 2021 thumbnail image

PCN moves meeting to 2021

April 8 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) will hold its next annual meeting in Croatia from October 17-19, 2021, having cancelled its 2020 summit in Beijing.
Views: 310
Rising demand for airfreight thumbnail image

Rising demand for airfreight

April 8 - The rapid spread of coronavirus and the resulting containment measures put in place around the world is affecting freight capacity availability and rates for shipping lines, airlines, hauliers and rail companies.
Views: 480
Cyber security and Covid-19 thumbnail image

Cyber security and Covid-19

April 8 - Remote working solutions have taken centre stage since the outbreak of Covid-19 as companies reorganise their operating practices. Gard warns that cyber criminals are waiting in the wings.
Views: 967

Heavy Lift Across The World

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