Overland Park, KS, February 19, 2013—To serve international freight forwarding needs in the growing Gulf South region of the United States, MIQ Logistics opened a new Global Service Center in the greater New Orleans, La., area. The center has capabilities to address the distinctive needs of the U.S. government, as well as shipbuilding, aerospace and mining industries.
The following press release from the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service announces that the USMX and ILA have reached an agreement for a comprehensive successor Master Agreement, subject to ratification by their respective members.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) extended the annual medical device establishment registration period for fiscal year 2013 (FY2013) by one month. The FY2013 annual registration period that was scheduled to end on December 31, 2012, will now end on January 31, 2013. This means that an establishment may renew its registration through January 31, 2013.
Overland Park, KS, January 23, 2013—MIQ Logistics is pleased to announce that Scott Logan joined its Global Logistics team as tender manager for Government Services. In this position, he is responsible for maintaining tenders (formal offers) and pricing for government agencies. Logan is based out of the company’s facility in the Washington, D.C. area.
The federal mediator, FMCS for the ILA and USMX negotiations issued a brief statement today. The ILA and employers are trying to work out a deal before their latest contract extension expires on February 6. The contract originally was set to expire last September 30 but has been extended twice.