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Daren Wickham attends the 2017 World Freight Partnership General Meeting

World Freight Partnership Annual Meeting

Wed 5th July 2017
Cavalier recently attended the 13th Annual general meeting of the World Freight Partnership (WFP).  This was a very fruitful meeting with our WFP partners from around the globe and will lead to greater co-operation and increased business in the months ahead.
 
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A Very Special Delivery From The UK to the USA

A Very Special Delivery From The UK to the USA

Mon 3rd July 2017
Recently, Cavalier Logistics was honored to be a part of a very special move – the tombstone of William Kennish. Kennish was born in 1799 in a small farmhouse on the Isle of Man. At the very young age of 12, he began a 7-year apprenticeship with a shipbuilder and at the age of 22 joined the Royal Navy until his retirement in 1842. While in the Royal Navy, among other inventions, he developed a method for concentrating the broadside of a ship of war which greatly improved the aim of naval artillery. Upon retirement from the Navy, Kennish returned to the Isle of Man where he published Mona’s Isle, a collection of poems he had written over the years. In 1848, he moved to the United States where he continued his career as an inventor and began a new career as an explorer, discovering the only canal route linking the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.
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PLN: The Cavalier Team attends the 4th Annual Meeting

PLN: The Cavalier Team attends the 4th Annual Meeting

Wed 31st May 2017
The Ancient city of Rome played host to the 4th Annual meeting of the Pharma Logistics Network in April 2017.  Surrounded by the magnificent backdrop of the Vatican, the Coliseum, the Pantheon and a multitude of other iconic monuments, many of the world’s top Temperature Controlled Logistics experts were in attendance to share best practices and industry developments. The extensive agenda, which was heavily Quality based, included insights on or from Airlines, Active and Passive Packaging Solutions, Temperature and GPS Monitoring, ISO 2015, CFR, GxP and general industry trends.
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Iraqi Oil Refinery in Mishraqi

Cavalier assists with combating sulfur fires set by ISIL

Fri 23rd December 2016
In late October, a  U.S. Government Department approached Cavalier Logistics with a difficult request to move large amounts of Fire Fighting Foam from various locations around the globe.  This would be a critical part of the effort to put out Oil Well fires intentionally set by retreating ISIL forces in Iraq.
 
 
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Cavalier announces new Director in our London office.

Cavalier announces new Director in our London office.

Wed 23rd November 2016
Cavalier Logistics are very pleased to announce that David van Turton has joined the Cavalier team as Director of our London office.  Having spent over a decade working with premium Specialty Couriers, David brings to Cavalier a wealth of experience in global logistics, especially in the temperature controlled arena. 
 
Along with heading our efforts in the UK, David will also be taking a lead role in our PLN initiative and will join Cliff Wyllie and Robbie Neilson as a leading member of Cavalier’s Biopharma and Healthcare Services Division.
 
Welcome aboard David!
 
 
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