Project forwarding training includes art of negotiation

The art of negotiation is a new workshop topic to launch as part of the Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management training course at the InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel from 14-15 March during the Breakbulk China education program. This … Continue reading Project forwarding training includes art of negotiation

PPG conference to celebrate 10th anniversary in Australia

ABOVE: PPG members at their ninth annual conference held at the Trident Nariman Point Hotel, Mumbai, from 3-5 of February, 2016. Project Professionals Group will celebrate its 10th anniversary at its annual conference in the world’s most liveable city Melbourne, … Continue reading PPG conference to celebrate 10th anniversary in Australia

Major ports sponsor PPG annual conference

Specialist overdimensional logistics network, Project Professionals Group, has announced that the Las Palmas Port Authority and the Port of Corpus Christi are the Platinum Sponsors of its 8th annual conference in the Canary Islands from 14-15 May, 2015. PPG General Manager Kevin Stephens said the conference offered sponsors the opportunity to provide detailed industry updates and advice to assist members to deliver heavy-lift cargo. “It is wonderful to have the Port of Corpus Christi again providing conference sponsorship and additionally PPG looks forward to building a strong relationship with the Las Palmas Port Authority,” Mr Stephens said. As part of … Continue reading Major ports sponsor PPG annual conference

Abnormal load training in Africa guides international success

Combining an understanding of abnormal load transportation tricks of the trade and improving how to communicate in a competitive business environment are critical to the success of the African heavy-lift logistics sector, according to two international trainers invited to attend the Breakbulk Africa Congress in February. Kevin Stephens, the founder and general manager of project forwarding network, the Project Professionals Group, and business communication educator Rodger Hall, are the instructors of the ISO-accredited Certificate in Project Cargo Management professional development course on 16-17 February as part of the education program during the Congress at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. … Continue reading Abnormal load training in Africa guides international success

Canary Islands hosts Project Professionals Group conference

International project forwarding network the Project Professionals Group will hold its 8th annual conference in the Canary Islands from 14-15 May, 2015. PPG general manager Kevin Stephens said the Santa Catalina Hotel in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria would be the conference venue and accommodation provided. “PPG member in the Canary Islands, Stier Shipagency, has provided invaluable assistance in recommending our 2015 conference venue and in developing our social networking agenda,” Mr Stephens said. “The PPG conference meeting dates will also help ensure cost effective travel arrangements to our conference for members also attending the annual Breakbulk Europe Conference and Exhibition … Continue reading Canary Islands hosts Project Professionals Group conference

PPG appoints new member in Nigeria

Specialist overdimensional logistics network, the Project Professionals Group, has appointed SeaGold Shipping Line Ltd as its new member for Nigeria. PPG General Manager Kevin Stephens said SeaGold Shipping Line Limited was an international shipping line with offices in Nigeria and Houston and representatives in the United Kingdom. “SeaGold is ideally positioned to assist PPG members and their clients in managing the movement of heavy-lift cargo, particularly oil and gas equipment from international ports to Africa,” Mr Stephens said. Meanwhile, registrations are now open for the next Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management training course from 17-18 March, 2015, at … Continue reading PPG appoints new member in Nigeria