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New regional manager for Kuehne + Nagel in NW Europe

August 25 - Effective October 1, 2011, Yngve Ruud will become the new regional manager North West Europe for Kuehne + Nagel, succeeding Tim Scharwath, who will become a member of the Management Board of Kuehne + Nagel International AG from September 1, 20

Yngve Ruud successfully built up Kuehne + Nagel's Norwegian organisation during the last 16 years, after his own company was merged with Kuehne + Nagel Norway in 1995.

"We are very pleased to announce an internal candidate as our new regional manager of North West Europe," saidReinhard Lange, CEO of Kuehne + Nagel International AG. "I am sure, that under the leadership of Yngve Ruud the regional team will continue the successful development of this important 
region."

Kuehne + Nagel's North West European network spans around 120 locations in six countries including Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, with its headquarters in the UK.

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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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