History - International transportation procurement and logistic services | WPG

In 2004, four people decided to join their forces to improve their experiences and professionalism on the Project management and services, something different of all the others existing networks , where we can offer a strong reliable network to our customers , with trusted selected members, professional companies fully involved with this specific focus on projects for a wide range of industries, including oil and gas, Power, Water treatment, Mining, special handling and transportation activities .

WPG is owned by its members equally , a group of independent companies with special focus on projects . The WPG intends to consolidate Members’ project management experience to develop a formal method of cooperation between members and thereby serve its customers more effectively .

The Board members elected are tasked with securing qualified members, maintaining the website, enhancing new business for its members, organizing the annual meeting and others professional events, as directed by the membership.

The World Project Group was formed at Singapore, in September 2004 , based on this aim, where more than 10 different companies were represented, from Singapore, China, Dubai, Qatar, Philippines, Australia, India, US, UK, Belgium, France, Romania, Estonia, Italia…

Timeline

  • September 2005
    WPG organized its founding Conference in Cannes with the participation of 23 member’s companies , 30 attendees.
  • March 2006
    Second meeting held at DOHA, WPG welcomed 3 new members ( KSA, Germany, Netherlands) . 19 companies and 22 people attended to this annual meeting.
  • November 2006
    Conference at Manila . 23 companies , 32 members were welcomed .
  • April 2007
    San Diego conference. 3 new members ( Canada, Pakistan, Sweden) . 17 companies and 20 members were at this new event
  • November 2007
    Shanghai where we welcomed 2 new members (Turkmenistan, Japan). 25 companies and 29 members were presents.
  • October 2008
    Lake Como. 28 companies and 32 attendees. We were 2 new members (Spain, Portugal, Mexico, Algeria).
  • May 2009
    Bali. 21 companies and 26 members. November 2009 : Conference held at Miami with 21 companies and 25 members . One new member was welcomed (Djibouti).
  • October 2010
    Meeting at Mougins. 26 companies, 33 members.
  • November 2011
    Cancun was the place for this new conference with 3 new members ( Thailand, Columbia and Nigeria). We were 20 companies and 23 members.
  • September 2012
    We held our General Assembly at Istanbul. 26 companies, 37 members including the 5 new members ( Czech Republic, Egypt, Korea, Dubai, UK).
  • June 2013
    Saint Petersburg . 27 companies and 36 members . 4 new companies joined us .( Israel, Belgium, Iraq and Romania)
  • March 2014
    The last conference at Ho Chi Min . 30 companies and 40 attendees assisted to this meeting .Currently, 42 companies are part of World Project group network, covering 65 different countries worldwide.