Archive for the ‘Automobiles’ Category

New program improves Used-Vehicle Export Process from Port Everglades

New program improves Used-Vehicle Export Process from Port Everglades
… (PORT EVERGLADES, Fla.; Feb. 9, 2018) – Crowley Maritime Corp. has helped launch a pilot Vehicle Validation Export Process Program that now allows shippers to submit original vehicle export documentation electronically instead of delivering physical copies to a local customs trade office....
February 9th, 2018 | Automobiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

LIQUI MOLY becomes official supplier of the Deutscher Segler Verband

LIQUI MOLY becomes official supplier of the Deutscher Segler Verband
Jan Volk (left), Director Business Development Boat and Marine at LIQUI MOLY, DSV President Mona Küppers, as well as DSV General Secretary Goetz-Ulf Jungmichel. The Olympic elite sports association and the lubricant manufacturer agree to cooperation at boot Düsseldorf January 2018 – Well-known in...
January 31st, 2018 | Automobiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sports | Read More

Aldermore appoints head of specialist vehicle valuation

Aldermore appoints head of specialist vehicle valuation
Tim Bearder Aldermore, the specialist bank, has announced the appointment of Tim Bearder as Head of Specialist Vehicle Valuations, a key role within the Bank’s Business Finance division. The new role, will see Tim be responsible for vehicle valuations in the newly created Specialist Car team at Aldermore. Tim,...
January 16th, 2018 | Automobiles, Banking, Car trade, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City announces strategic partnership with LIQUI MOLY ahead of 2018 edition

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City announces strategic partnership with LIQUI MOLY ahead of 2018 edition
From the first edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City The organisers of next year’s Automechanika show in Ho Chi Minh City have announced a new strategic partnership with German automotive chemicals giant LIQUI MOLY. The company has joined the partnership programme of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City,...
January 2nd, 2018 | Automobiles, Markets | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai 2017 closes with record breaking figures after an overwhelmingly positive show

Automechanika Shanghai 2017 closes with record breaking figures after an overwhelmingly positive show
… The 13th edition of Automechanika Shanghai, which took place from 29 November to 2 December 2017, has posted its most successful results to date. The event is Asia’s largest for the automotive parts, accessories and services industries, and represents the entire supply chain for business exchange,...
December 7th, 2017 | Accessories, Associations, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Markets | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances a portion of the Q-Park acquisition for KKR

HSH Nordbank finances a portion of the Q-Park acquisition for KKR
Dr. Marcus Kleiner HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is making available to investment firm KKR a portion of the Q-Park acquisition finance and revolving facility totalling around EUR 1.4 billion as a mandated lead arranger in a global syndicate. Q-Park is Europe’s leading private provider of multi-storey...
November 28th, 2017 | Automobiles, Banking, Construction, Finance | Read More

“K” Line Group introduces new Total Auto-Logistics Business in Chile

“K” Line Group introduces new Total Auto-Logistics Business in Chile
KAR Logistics S.A. (hereinafter shown as KAR*), Joint Venture Company between “K” Line and Agencias Universales S.A.(AGUNSA), which handles Total Logistics Services in Chile and other South and Latin American, has started Auto-Logistics service in Santiago, Chile from Aug, 2017. Customer requirements...
November 17th, 2017 | Automobiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

CAPAS trade show continues to serve the automotive industry in Southwest China

CAPAS trade show continues to serve the automotive industry in Southwest China
… Six theme zones to display strengthened product offerings Fringe programme enhances knowledge sharing opportunities, catering to regional end-users’ demands The Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) proactively caters to regional trends whilst...
November 15th, 2017 | Associations, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018

Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018
With Germany sitting at the top of the pile in terms of Vietnamese automotive imports, and thanks to support from the country’s Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, a dedicated German country pavilion will debut at the upcoming edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City. As Vietnam’s leading...
October 24th, 2017 | Automobiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, News | Read More

LR joins project to build world’s biggest sailing cargo ship

LR joins project to build world’s biggest sailing cargo ship
An image of Quadriga project ship model 17 August 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has joined the Quadriga sustainable shipping project – an initiative from Hamburg-based Sailing Cargo, which aims to build the world’s biggest sailing cargo ship. The project outlines a plan to build a 170-meter...
August 17th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Automobiles, Car trade, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diversity drives first-half growth at Marseille Fos

Diversity drives first-half growth at Marseille Fos
View of the Marseilles port passenger terminal Despite a dip in oil volumes, first-half cargo throughput at Marseille Fos rose 2% on January-June last year at 39.9 million tonnes, driven by growth in all three general cargo sectors – containers, ro-ro and conventional traffic.  Meanwhile passenger...
August 7th, 2017 | Automobiles, Car trade, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Gas, LNG, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2017 – Forecast for 2018

Intermodal Europe 2017 – Forecast for 2018
Sophie Ahmed The Container Shipping Industry Gathers to Forecast for 2018 After a period of significant change, the container shipping industry is now moving towards a state of stability and growth. Although there are still some key challenges to be faced in the coming months, the industry is showing...
July 11th, 2017 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

General cargo leads Marseille Fos Q1 results

General cargo leads Marseille Fos Q1 results
Marseilles passenger terminal – picture credits Anny Zade First-quarter cargo throughput at leading French port Marseille Fos was marked by strong growth in general cargo – container, ro-ro and conventional traffic – which totalled 4.98 million tonnes for an 11% increase on January-March last...
May 12th, 2017 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Coastal Shipping, Container shipping, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Gas, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reports, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Inaugural Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City is resounding success

Inaugural Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City is resounding success
… Vietnam is next big hotspot for automotive industry and aftermarket in ASEAN region Exhibitors and visitors pleased with new show, location and automotive market The first edition and Vietnam’s leading regional trade fair for the automotive service industry, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City,...
April 27th, 2017 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

SingPost and TUMCREATE launch trial of electric vehicle for mail delivery

SingPost and TUMCREATE launch trial of electric vehicle  for mail delivery
.. SINGAPORE, 24 March 2017 – Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) and TUMCREATE will on 28 March 2017 commence a road trial of a prototype electric three-wheeler that is environmentally friendly and features innovations to boost mail delivery efficiency. Developed by researchers with the support of the...
March 24th, 2017 | Automobiles, Energy, Insight | Read More

Innovation: GEODIS explores opportunities in electric highways

Innovation: GEODIS explores opportunities in electric highways
Electric highways GEODIS joined a consortium of French companies to commission a study on electric highways from the low-carbon consultancy firm Carbone 4. The study, published on February 27, confirms the interesting possibilities of developing this technology to reduce the CO2 emissions of resulting...
March 22nd, 2017 | Automobiles, Emissions, Environment, Markets | Read More

Port of Durban Marine Pilot successfully steers a car acrrier in rough sea conditions

Port of Durban Marine Pilot successfully steers a car acrrier in rough sea conditions
Marine Pilot Rainer Rauntenberg (right) who managed to the steer in an automotive vessel in rough weather conditions receives a gift from the Port of Durban Harbour Master Alex Miya. [Durban, South Africa, 17 March 2017]  The cyclonic weather conditions which battered the Durban beach front earlier...
March 17th, 2017 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Markets, People and Places, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City receives overwhelming response from the global automotive industry

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City receives overwhelming response from the global automotive industry
The first edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City will debut on 15 March 2017. The three-day show aims to become Vietnam’s leading regional trade fair for the automotive service industry targeting trade visitors from Vietnam. Extensive support from Asian trade organisations and government agencies Automechanika,...
February 13th, 2017 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Markets | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai 2016

Automechanika Shanghai  2016
… Automechanika Shanghai fringe programme to feature advances in automotive technology with emphasis on Connected mobility Broad list of business and brand-building events to be held this year Automechanika Shanghai 2016 has an extensive list of top-notch industry events over the four-day show....
November 15th, 2016 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Markets | Read More

MASCOT® WORKWEAR joins the Dakar Rally in 2016

MASCOT® WORKWEAR joins the Dakar Rally in 2016
21. December 2015 – For the 38th time, the Dakar Rally is about to take off. Tim Coronel and the Maxxis Dakar Team is ready for action, when the Dakar Rally starts in Buenos Aires on 2nd January 2016. MASCOT® WORKWEAR supplies Tim Coronel’s team with workwear and safety footwear during the Dakar. Dakar...
December 21st, 2015 | Associations, Automobiles, Sports | Read More

Car Carrier Trade & Transport 2015

Car Carrier Trade & Transport 2015
The front cover of Clarkson’s Car Carrier Trade & Transport 2015 edition The 2015 edition of the Car Carrier Trade and Transport 2015 is now available to order from Clarksons Research, the leading provider of intelligence to the shipping industry. Highlights of the report include; 26.7 million...
December 2nd, 2015 | Automobiles, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Close Brothers rebrands its Commercial Vehicle Solutions division to Close Brothers Vehicle Hire

Close Brothers rebrands its Commercial Vehicle Solutions division to Close Brothers Vehicle Hire
Close Brothers is delighted to announce that it has rebranded its commercial vehicle Contract Hire and Rental division to ‘Close Brothers Vehicle Hire’. Under the new identity,  Close Brothers Vehicle Hire will continue to service customers with the extensive range of existing services from the...
November 17th, 2015 | Automobiles, Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Compass4D on the road to large-scale deployment…

Compass4D on the road to large-scale deployment…
Compass4D on the road to large-scale deployment of cooperative ITS services in European cities Brussels,  16 October 2015 – After 3 years, Compass4D project announced its continuation to the public at its final event at the 22nd ITS World Congress in Bordeaux, France. The Compass4D consortium and...
October 16th, 2015 | Associations, Automobiles, Communication, Construction, Consulting, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

VW crisis presents the opportunity to drive positive changes for the automotive industry…

VW crisis presents the opportunity to drive positive changes for the automotive industry…
Jon Gibson VW crisis presents the opportunity to drive positive changes for the automotive industry, states Crimson & Co The Volkswagen emissions data crisis presents a real chance to bring about positive changes to the automotive industry, with significant, long-term opportunities for automotive...
September 29th, 2015 | Associations, Automobiles, Car trade, Corporate Social Responsibility, Corruption, Emissions, Markets, Pollution | Read More

Significant growth for CV show 2015

Significant growth for CV show 2015
CV Show visitor numbers up 5% year-on-year Nearly 20, 000 attendees from across the haulage and logistics industries Show dates of 26-28 April confirmed for 2016 Almost 20, 000 visitors from across the road transport, fleet and logistics industries attended the 2015 Commercial Vehicle Show, according...
June 5th, 2015 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport | Read More