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Rickmers-Linie rings the changes in North America

June 16 - Jerry Nagel has been appointed chairman of the board of Rickmers-Linie (America) Inc where he will continue to participate and contribute with his experience to the activities of Rickmers Group in North America.

Nagel's former position as president & CEO of Rickmers-Linie (America) Inc has been assumed by Sean Carney(pictured below) who joined the Rickmers-Linie team in Houston in December 2010 as vice president and chief operating officer.

Both Nagel and Carney joined Rickmers from leading shippers, Carney from GE Energy, where he had been directing all project logistics and trade service operations for its Power & Water business; Nagel from Foster Wheeler Corp USA, where he had been the company's traffic manager.

Jan B Steffens, president & CEO of Rickmers-Linie GmbH & Cie. KG in Hamburg, thanked Mr Nagel for his commitment to the company: "Jerry has truly established and developed a powerful organisation in America and has contributed significantly to the image of our company in the United States."

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ACE Belgium readies for launch

April 25 - ACE Belgium Freighters is preparing to launch its scheduled and charter services out of Liège Airport after receiving its air operator’s certificate (AOC) from the Belgian Civil Aviation Authority.
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Carrick joins ACS board

April 25 - UK-headquartered charter specialist Air Charter Service (ACS) has named Richard Carrick as a non-executive director to its group board.
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Scott-Macon adds with Tadano

April 25 - USA-based Scott-Macon Equipment has purchased four Tadano Mantis telescopic boom crawler cranes.
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