June 19 - Hansa Heavy Lift has appointed Steven Neuendorff as head of Americas, based at the company's regional headquarters in Houston.
Neuendorff will be responsible for the shipping line's North and South American business, managing Hansa's offices in Houston and Sao Paulo, and all voyages starting out of the Americas.
Until 2013 Neuendorff was head of Americas for Clipper Projects, and he brings 30 years of project cargo industry experience to his new role at Hansa.
"I am looking forward to working with my teams in the USA and Brazil to introduce customers to the benefits of Hansa's young fleet of specialised vessels," said Neuendorff.
Headquartered in Hamburg, Hansa Heavy Lift has four other offices in Perth, Houston, Sao Paulo and Singapore, as well as 11 exclusive agents worldwide.