11 August 2015 Dry Bulk | Shipping & Transport MARTIN KENNEY JOINS GAC TO EXTEND CAPABILITIES IN KEY SECTOR GAC UK is expanding its services for the heavy lift and project forwarding sector with the appointment of industry specialist Martin Kenney as Chartering & Project Manager. A ship broker and agent for 27 years working with heavy lift carriers such as BigLift, Rolldock, Jumbo and CPC, Kenney has managed turnkey projects worldwide including multimodal contracts to China, Russia, Argentina, Brazil, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and Algeria. For the last seven years, Kenney has managed his own company, Project Navigation. He is the latest addition to GAC UK’s newly-formed nationwide team of specialist Product Managers dedicated to different sectors. Based in GAC UK’s Southampton & London Heathrow offices, Kenney is responsible for the commercial development and expansion of the company’s project and chartering operations. Herman Jorgensen, GAC UK’s Managing Director, says: “The addition of Martin to the team further strengthens our project logistics capabilities to better serve our customers. It will enable us to seize opportunities to continue to build our reputation as the leading provider of specialized, integrated shipping and logistics services in the UK.” ABOUT GAC GROUP GAC is a global provider of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services. Emphasizing world-class performance, a long-term approach, innovation, ethics and a strong human touch, GAC delivers a flexible and value-adding portfolio to help customers achieve their strategic goals. Established since 1956, GAC employs over 9,000 people in more than 300 offices worldwide.