Denmark-based AH Industries Inc., a global manufacturer of components for the wind industry, has opened a logistics and distribution center in Lenexa, Kan.
The facility will provide a regional location for the company to distribute wind turbine generator and tower components as well as other services to its customers in the U.S. The location will also serve as the company's U.S. headquarters.
In conjunction with the new facility, AH Industries has announced the appointment of Mike Hohl as president of the U.S. organization. This position was previously held by Vagn Nielsen, who will be returning to the company's head office in Denmark.
Hohl, who was recently vice president of sales and business development with the company, has an extensive global background in the wind energy sector, having previously held leadership positions at DMI, Suzlon and Aerisyn.