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Service Interruption Alert – Hurricane Dorian May Cause Service Delays

September 04, 2019

Category 2 hurricane, Dorian, will be traveling up the southeast coast of the United States this week. Life-threatening floods, hurricane-force winds, and power outages are a threat to the following states: Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and possibly parts of southern Virginia. The Caribbean islands, particularly The Bahamas, received the brunt of the storm […]

Service Interruption Alert: Eid Al Adha Observance 2019

August 08, 2019

Please be advised that Eid Al Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) will soon be celebrated across the Middle East. To mark the occasion, Arpin International Group’s UAE office and its partners’ holiday schedules are as follows: United Arab Emirates: 10 – 13 August, resume work on Wednesday, 14 August Saudi Arabia: 11 – 15 August, […]

2019 Independent Study Ranks Arpin Van Lines #1 Household Goods Mover In Satisfaction

July 31, 2019

Arpin Van Lines has been rated #1 among the nation’s largest suppliers of household goods shipment services, ranked by “net satisfaction” and “top-block service” for the fourth consecutive year. That is according to independent research firm Trippel Survey & Research, LLC©’s 25th Annual Nationwide Relocating Employee Survey©, released this month. In April, Arpin was ranked […]

Arpin International Group’s Matthew Somweber and Allyson Nordstrom-Geraghty Join The FIDI Charity Committee’s Board of Directors

July 25, 2019

Matthew Somweber, Director of Operations, and Allyson Nordstrom-Geraghty, director of GSA Services of the General Services Administration’s (GSA) International Division at Arpin, have joined The FIDI Charity Committee. The FIDI Charity Committee, the charitable arm of the FIDI Global Alliance, works to support charity projects in underdeveloped areas where the FIDI community can make a […]

Arpin Group Presented with Eco-Educator Award at Paris to Pittsburgh to New England Event

June 12, 2019

Arpin Group recently participated in the “Paris to Pittsburgh to New England” community action event at the New England Institute of Technology. The two-part event featured a panel discussion on climate change and a screening of “Paris to Pittsburg,” a new film produced by Bloomberg Philanthropies and RadicalMedia about the climate crisis. “Climate change is […]

Arpin driver, Steven Meyer, Speaks at Montross, Va., Memorial Day Observance

June 07, 2019

The names of area servicemen and women killed in action from World War I to present, as well as Virginians missing in action, were read as part of the observance. Arpin Van Lines’ driver, Steven Meyer, recently spoke at the Memorial Day observance in Montross, Virginia. The observance was held on Monday, May 27, at […]

Arpin International Group promotes Ronnie Blanchard to supervisor, GSA services

June 05, 2019

Arpin International Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Ronnie Blanchard from GSA team lead to supervisor, GSA services. In his new role, Blanchard will be responsible for recruiting, hiring, training and managing Arpin’s intern program; helping to implement the internal GSA claims team; and continuing to lead move coordinators in his department. “Ronnie […]

Arpin International Group donates food and hygiene packs to Ramadan Sharing Fridges

May 30, 2019

Arpin Middle East, BGRS, and DASA International Movers joined forces to support the Ramadan Sharing Fridges initiative this past holy month at the Octane Car Service Centre in Al Quoz, Dubai. Volunteers from the three companies packed & donated 500 food packs every Tuesday of the month of May and helped hand them out to […]

Service Interruption Alert: Eid al-Fitr Observance 2019

May 29, 2019

The holy month of Ramadan will end the evening of 4 June marking the end of the month-long fast and will be followed by national holidays for Eid al-Fitr (dates may vary depending on the sighting of the Moon). This period marks the start of a feast that lasts several days. During this time, most […]

Arpin Group promotes Derek Lord to director of IT infrastructure and operations

May 20, 2019

Arpin Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Derek Lord from manager of network services to director of IT infrastructure and operations. In his new role, Lord will be responsible for determining current and future infrastructure needs, overseeing the design and implementation of IT systems on a network level, and monitoring and resolving network […]