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Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO

The port of Açu – a privately owned industrial complex in São João da Barra, Brazil – has appointed José Firmo as its ceo, effective November 1.

Firmo has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and previously held senior management positions at Seadrill and Schlumberger. He will be responsible for the development of the port complex and its consolidation as an oil and gas hub.

Meanwhile, the the port of Açu has signed a cooperation agreement with the Chinese port of Guangzhou. Under the agreement, the companies will share best practices and knowledge on port operation and management.

portodoacu.com.br

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

June 5 - Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 
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