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Mr. Jacky Bitton, CEO of Jacky Line Group, Israel, has successfully qualified for IATA designation.

Triple Crown Shipping and Logistics DWC  L.L.C. has announced the opening of their new Free Zone office in Dubai World Central (DWC). The strategic underpinning of the master-planned development is based on three key factors: Dubai’s geographic location, the increasing importance of airports and the region’s booming aviation sector.

 

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Tuesday 7 Oct 2014 - PPG has successfully completed its fifth annual surveillance audit of its international quality management standard. The audit was conducted by SAI Global and zero non-conformances were identified. With this audit and the ISO 9001:2008 certification is continued for another three years under PPG's reviewed tri-annual audit scheme.

TransProject LLC, USA, has successfully passed their fifth annual ISO audit with zero exceptions. This is the third consecutive audit where zero non-conformities were found, which is a wonderful achievement for Susan St Germain and her team. TransProject first achieved Quality Certification to ISO 9001:2008 standard in 2009. The Scope of Certification covers the Management of the Distribution, Handling and Shipping of Project Cargo Worldwide. Within their ISO policy, TransProject are also compliant with 14001 environmental standards.

The 20th PPG ISO Accredited 'Certificate in Project Cargo Management' program was successfully held in Houston TX, USA, 29-30 September 2014 and was rated by all participants as an outstanding success. Participants attended from seven countries and included those from the client side (GE); Port Authorities (Vancouver, USA & Indiana), as well as senior, middle and junior managers from the project forwarding communities. PPG education programs are recognised as the world's leading educator in project forwarding and is receiving deserved recognition from the global community.

The 19th PPG ISO Accredited 'Certificate in Project Cargo Management' program was successfully held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 11-12 September 2014 and was rated by all participants as glowing success. PPG education programs are recognised as the world's leading educator in project forwarding and is receiving deserved recognition from the global community. The courses are open to everyone associated with the shipping and project forwarding industries and others seeking more knowledge of this vital industry sector.

 

PPG Sudan member, Darka For Trading Services Co., has successfully achieved ISO 9001:2008 Clearance, Freight Forwarder and Transportation services certification. Certification confirms Darka’s commitment to consistency and quality in the delivery of their services and also demonstrates continuous improvement and customer focus in line with proven management principals. The QEC program offers a step-by-step approach which provides all members confidence in Darka’s system’s capabilities to meet the needs of PPG and its members.

PPG member in Saudi Arabia, Almajdouie Logistics, has transported an Evaporator weighing 5,736.8 tonnes (gross weight during transportation), and believed to be the World’s heaviest, at the Yanbu 3 Desalination Project.

International project forwarding network the Project Professionals Group, with the support of its USA member TransProject LLC, enjoyed a successful annual conference in Las Vegas, USA from 7-9 May, 2014. The New Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel conference facility was the venue. The event was held in conjunction with the American Wind Energy Association Windpower (AWEA) Conference & Exhibition where PPG and TransProject share a booth. This enabled many members and sponsors to cost effectively attend both events.

 

Mr. Abdullah Bin Ali Almajdouie has been elected as Chairman of the Board of theArab Union of Land Transport (AULT) during the General Assembly Meeting of the Union held in Dubai.

 

Abdullah Almajdouie, who is one of the transport leaders in the Arab countries, manages one of the largest transportation and logistics companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, PPG member Almajdouie Logistics.

 

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