Inchcape Shipping Services in partnership with PalumboCompany News // October 23, 2012
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is teaming up in a new strategic partnership with offshore logistics and freight forwarding specialist Palumbo SPA to form ISS Palumbo Srl.
The new partnership combines ISS' worldwide network with Palumbo's core capabilities in providing offshore project logistics and freight forwarding solutions and enables ISS Palumbo Srl to offer a combination of agency, project logistics and freight forwarding solutions to customers in the growing offshore oil and gas energy sector.
Palumbo, based in Italy, is an established operator in integrated project logistics with a proven expertise in the offshore and energy sectors. ISS has over 290 offices in 67 countries and the company's diverse global customer base includes owners and charterers in the oil and gas energy, cruise, container and bulk commodity sectors, as well as naval, government and inter-governmental organisations.
Filippo Palumbo, the current MD of Palumbo will take on a new role as SVP Offshore Solutions within the ISS group to drive this new partnership forward.