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PPG concludes its 11th annual conference

The Project Professionals Group (PPG) announced that its 2019 annual conference will be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, as the network concluded its 11th annual conference in Portland, Oregon.

The 2018 event, held from September 26 - 28, kicked off with a welcome reception and Willamette river cruise, providing attendees with the opportunity to experience the City of Roses.

During the PPG conference, delegates heard from the ports of Portland, Vancouver USA and Corpus Christi; as well as presentations from BBC Chartering; Smith Agri International; Jumbo Maritime; Easyfairs/AntwerpXL; and HLPFI’s own Luke King.

New member presentations were also a feature from Cargo Line International, Australia; Rodair International, Canada; CMX Global, Australia; Access World, Australia; Atlas Shipping, India; and Emu Lines, India.

www.ppgprojects.com

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Houston, we have a problem: Wood wasps

October 22 - C Logistics Solutions (CLS) has supported the delivery of equipment to a chemical plant in Houston after the US authorities found the packing to be contaminated with wood wasps and ordered the cargoes to be reloaded and the vessel ejected from the port.
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LiftEx heads to Milton Keynes

October 19 - The LiftEx exhibition and LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) Awards 2018 will take place from November 14-15 at the Arena MK in Milton Keynes, UK.
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C.H. Robinson handles the pressure 

October 18 - C.H. Robinson has handled the movement of a pressure vessel from Texas to Houston City Docks for onward transportation to the UK. 
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FIATA offers advice on container demurrage and detention

October 12 - The International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association's (FIATA) Multimodal Transport Institute Working Group Sea has released its first best practice guide focusing on the charging of demurrage and detention.
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