Peters & May will become a race partner of The Global Ocean Race 2011-12. The company, which ships some 8,000 vessels worldwide on an annual basis will provide logistical support for the race, which is an essntial part of an event like this.
Marine Logistics Manager at Peters & May, Angus Bruce Jones says:
“We were very involved in the logistics for the last race and we are now delighted to formalise our relationship with the team of the Global Ocean Race 2011-12,” he explains. “We will provide the organisers and all the race entries with the most cost-effective and reliable service for all their shipping requirements, whatever it is and wherever it needs to go”.
Josh Hall, Race Director of the Global Ocean Race 2011-12 was equally pleased to announce the partnership.
“I have worked with these guys for many years now and they are quite simply the best in the business. Whether a yacht needs shipping home from a remote part of the world, or there is an urgent delivery of parts needed, Peters & May just make it happen,” he said. “In line with our policy of creating partnerships of real benefit to our competitors we whole-heartedly welcome Peters & May to the event.”