October 30 - Effective November 1, 2015 Captain Peter Ritter will join Hanseatic Break Bulk (HBB), heading its sales and business development activities for high and heavy cargo.
Ritter most recently served as managing director of SE Shipping Lines Europe. He also gained valuable industry experience having held positions at Rickmers-Linie and Oldendorff Carriers.
HBB, headquartered in Hamburg, is commercial agent for German shipping line Hansa Heavy Lift.
HBB was recently involved with the loading of a 720-tonne push boat at RHB Rotterdam's terminal in the Waalhaven, destined for Uruguay. The push boat was loaded aboard Hansa Heavy Lift's vessel HHL Valparaiso, which is now executing a 20-day voyage to its final destination.