Archive for the ‘Automobiles’ Category

Port of Genoa fully performant despite the motorway bridge collapse

Port of Genoa fully performant despite the motorway bridge collapse
Federagenti and Assagenti Genova joint statement ” Port of Genoa fully performant despite the motorway bridge collapse” The port of Genoa will be fully operational despite the consequences on the haulage traffic, arising from the collapse of the motorway bridge. The Italian Federation of...
August 17th, 2018 | Automobiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Ship Agencies | Read More

Waberer’s second quarter and half-year 2018 financial report

Waberer’s second quarter and half-year 2018 financial report
Waberer’s CEO – Ferenc Lajko.j Double-digit revenue growth with temporary margin pressure Budapest, August 8, 2018 – WABERER’S INTERNATIONAL Nyrt., the European leader in full truckload (FTL) transportation, reports its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2018. Highlights...
August 8th, 2018 | Automobiles, Company Profiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future
From the latest TOC London, 12 July 2018 – TOC Europe, the world’s leading exhibition and conference hub for global port and terminal operators, container supply chain professionals and technology providers, welcomed close to 4,000 industry executives at its 43rd edition in Rotterdam this June. The...
July 12th, 2018 | Automobiles, Canals, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Torqeedo appoints Oliver Glück vice president marketing

Torqeedo appoints Oliver Glück vice president marketing
Torqeedo Appoints Oliver Glück Vice President Marketing Gilching, Germany (April 25, 2018) — Torqeedo announced the appointment of Oliver Glück as its vice president marketing. In that role, he will oversee worldwide marketing and communication strategies for Torqeedo, the market leader for electric...
April 26th, 2018 | Automobiles, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City demonstrates its capabilities with a highly anticipated 2018 fringe programme

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City demonstrates its capabilities with a highly anticipated 2018 fringe programme
… Vietnam’s automotive service industry continues to grow alongside the show’s educational events Three weeks from now, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City (AMHCMC), the leading international business platform for the automotive service sector in Vietnam will open at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention...
April 10th, 2018 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Automotive Maintenance and Repair Expo (AMR) 2018 unleashes tremendous potential in China’s automotive aftermarke

Automotive Maintenance and Repair Expo (AMR) 2018 unleashes tremendous potential in China’s automotive aftermarke
AMR 2018 will be held from 1 – 4 April 2018 at the New China International Exhibition Centre (NCIEC) in Beijing Extensive supply chain coverage in product zones Fringe programme facilitates industry dialogue for cross-sector cooperation and integration The newly formed joint venture company Messe Frankfurt...
March 28th, 2018 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Europe’s largest transport research conference in April in Vienna

Europe’s largest transport research conference in April in Vienna
. Austria will be at the heart of future mobility from 16-19thApril The 7th edition of the “Transport Research Arena” (TRA 2018), the largest transport research conference in Europe, will be held on 16-19th April in Vienna. Around 3,000 experts from all over the world will be discussing...
March 16th, 2018 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Aviation, Canals, Car trade, Emissions, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Intermodal Asia 2018: New Technologies to Optimise the Container Logistics Market

Intermodal Asia 2018: New Technologies to Optimise the Container Logistics Market
… The adoption of digital technologies is now increasing within the global container shipping industry as new technologies prove themselves to offer greater visibility, overcoming the current challenges of poor data, information silos and high costs being faced by the industry.  The ‘New Technologies...
March 8th, 2018 | Automobiles, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Sustained US freight volatility poses new automotive supply chain concern

Sustained US freight volatility poses new automotive supply chain concern
Evolution Time Critical managing director, Brad Brennan Emergency logistics expertise safeguards automotive production amid limited driver availability and rising costs A number of factors are conspiring to encourage rising US freight prices, which could impact the automotive supply chain. Limited truck...
March 7th, 2018 | Accessories, Automobiles, Automobiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City introduces new Tyre Competence product category to reflect Vietnam’s healthy tyre prospects

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City introduces new Tyre Competence product category to reflect Vietnam’s healthy tyre prospects
… The United Arab Emirates to become part of the show’s international pavilion offerings The upcoming edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City will debut its new Tyre Competence, a dedicated exhibitor categorisation which will sit alongside the shows already established Motorcycle Competence....
February 28th, 2018 | Associations, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

EU brings money to Europe

EU brings money to Europe
Despina Doxaki EU brings money to Europe* by Despina Doxaki Banking & Finance Advisor The European Investment Bank estimates that the European Union will need to invest €2 trillion in infrastructure in the 28 member countries through 2020.  The sheer scale of the capital needed will require...
October 28th, 2017 | Automobiles, Banking, Canals, Construction, European Union, Finance, Inland Waterways, Insight, Logistics, News, Organisations, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

US new car sales peak tests automotive supply chain resilience

US new car sales peak tests automotive supply chain resilience
Brad Brennan The need for US residents to replace vehicles lost during recent hurricanes has helped boost September car sales in North America to an unexpected high. Major vehicle manufacturers experienced a year-on-year sales increase of up to 12% and the seasonally adjusted annual sales rate for light...
October 4th, 2017 | Associations, Automobiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons | Read More

Premium car manufacturer trusts GEODIS to manage in Korea…

Premium car manufacturer trusts GEODIS to manage in Korea…
PREMIUM CAR MANUFACTURER TRUSTS GEODIS TO MANAGE IN KOREA ONE OF ITS LARGEST DISTRIBUTION CENTERS IN THE WORLD In April 2017, BMW Korea opened a new Regional Parts Distribution Center for BMW, MINI and motorcycle spare parts in Anseong, Gyeonggi Province, 70 kilometers south of Seoul. GEODIS was entrusted...
July 31st, 2017 | Automobiles, Logistics | Read More

Hempel protects iconic Queensferry Crossing

Hempel protects iconic Queensferry Crossing
The Queensferry Crossing in Scotland – photograph courtesy of Transport Scotland Leading global coatings provider Hempel appointed to provide innovative tough coating solutions against corrosion to the Queensferry Crossing. Located on the busy Forth Estuary near Edinburgh, on the east coast of...
July 12th, 2017 | Automobiles, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

ORBCOMM acquires inthinc, INC.

ORBCOMM acquires inthinc, INC.
Accelerates ORBCOMM’s entry into the fleet management market by adding best-in-class vehicle telematics and driver safety solutions to its IoT offering Rochelle Park, NJ, June 13, 2017 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things...
June 13th, 2017 | Automobiles, IT and Communications, Land Trasnport, Mergers and Acquisitions, Technical, Technology | 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

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

optiTruck – towards optimal fuel consumption with Innovative Predictive PowerTrain for Heavy-Duty Vehicles

optiTruck  – towards optimal fuel consumption with Innovative Predictive PowerTrain for Heavy-Duty Vehicles
Brussels, 23 December 2016 – optiTruck, a key European project focusing on reducing the impact of Heavy-Duty Vehicles (HDV) on greenhouse gas emission has kicked off its activities in September 2016. By using intelligent and predictive powertrain control and calibration methods, and  the state...
December 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Automobiles, Construction, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Politics and Government, Pollution | 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

GEODIS to showcase at Automotive Logistics Global

GEODIS to showcase at Automotive Logistics Global
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 LEVALLOIS-PERRE – GEODIS, the international France based transport and logistics provider, will be a Silver Sponsor at the Automotive Logistics Global Conference in Detroit, USA, from 20 until 22 September 2016. Automotive Logistics Global will host more than 300 senior executive...
September 15th, 2016 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics | Read More

New Powder Metal materials for valve seats and guides bring benefits for heavy-duty engines

New Powder Metal materials for valve seats and guides bring benefits for heavy-duty engines
New PM (powder metal) materials for valve seat inserts and valve guides from Federal-Mogul Powertrain offer improved corrosion resistance, higher mechanical strength and reduced costs compared to established cast materials. Federal-Mogul Powertrain PM technology on display at IAA Commercial Vehicles...
August 16th, 2016 | Automobiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Non-Road Mobile Machinery Regulation: final adoption in plenary on 05th July, 2016

Non-Road Mobile Machinery Regulation: final adoption in plenary on 05th July, 2016
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Brussels,  06 July 2016 – Non-Road Mobile Machinery Regulation: final adoption in plenary on 05th July, 2016 On Tuesday the 5th of July, the European Parliament voted overwhelmingly in favour of the compromised text of the Regulation of the European Parliament and the...
July 6th, 2016 | Associations, Automobiles, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Land Trasnport, News, Organisations, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Cool Logistics rings the changes

Cool Logistics rings the changes
Alex von Stempel Straightline Aviation, World Food Logistics and Bonita Europe are the three latest companies to develop their visions for a bright new logistics reality at Cool Logistics Global LONDON, 04.07.2016 – Following the momentous decision of the British electorate to leave the EU, the...
July 4th, 2016 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Rail, Reefer Containers, Rowing, Technical, Technology | Read More

Coup for Aberdeen as LiftEx2016 Exhibition and Conference heads to Granite City for first time

Coup for Aberdeen as LiftEx2016 Exhibition and Conference heads to Granite City for first time
Event will attract professionals from road and maritime transport, rail maintenance and utilities, automotive, oil and gas, energy and construction sectors VisitAberdeenshire, the organisation responsible for attracting both leisure and business visitors to the area, has been instrumental in securing...
July 3rd, 2016 | Automobiles, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Oil Industry, Rail, Technology | Read More

Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK Address the Environmental Challenges…

Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK Address the Environmental Challenges…
Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK Address the Environmental Challenges of Refrigerated Transportation at the Commercial Vehicle Show 2016 Brussels,  Apr. 7, 2016 – Transportation solution businesses Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK of Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and...
April 7th, 2016 | Automobiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More