Gerson Relocation acquires Dijkshoorn in the Netherlands

Gerson Relocation Ltd, part of the AGM Group of companies, has announced its acquisition of the business and assets of Dijkshoorn Euromovers BV, a leading moving services provider based in the Netherlands. The acquisition of the Dutch business will expand Gerson Relocation’s European service and support capabilities, in line with the company’s strategy to meet the needs of its clients …

US military HHG contract on hold

American Roll On Roll Off Carrier Group (ARC) of Parsippany, New Jersey has lost the $20 billion contract to handle household moves for the US military over the next decade that was awarded in April 2020.  The company may, however, still have the opportunity to bid again for the contract. The US Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) that awards the contract has …

Sydney port imposes congestion charges

The port of Sydney has imposed congestion charges as the container parks are full and vessels wait for days to be berthed. The congestion has been caused by industrial action at three of the port’s terminals: DP World, Patrick and Hutchinson.  The terminals have remained open but have been suffering from overtime restrictions.  Even after the disputes are resolved the …

Amel Gaham joins ISS

ISS Relocations in Dubai has announced the appointment of Ms Amel Gaham to the role of Manager – Regional Business Development (Corporate & Partners/Agent). Abhilash Nair, Global CEO, said that this position within the organisation will help and support the sales team with corporates and partners relationships in the drive to promote and progress the company’s business in the Middle …

Euromovers virtual meeting success

On Friday 2nd October, Euromovers held its virtual meeting, which was a bit like a mini conference, with around 40 members taking part. This was the first time that the group had tried a meeting on this scale in a virtual setting. It was a great success. The meeting, which was held using Google Meet, was moderated by Steve Jordan, …