Archive for the ‘Automobiles’ Category

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

Emergency logistics specialist Evolution Time Critical acquired by leading North American 3PL provider

Emergency logistics specialist Evolution Time Critical acquired by leading North American 3PL provider
Evolution Time Critical managing director, Brad Brennan Leading North American 3PL provider acquires emergency logistics specialist Evolution Time Critical Metro Supply Chain Group expands into Europe and increases automotive industry presence Tuesday April 5th 2016… Metro Supply Chain Group, a leading,...
April 5th, 2016 | Automobiles, Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

ecoDriver project prototype brings energy saving up to 6%

ecoDriver project prototype brings energy saving up to 6%
Using ecoDriver prototype systems in real conditions brings energy saving of up to 6% Stuttgart, 16 March 2016 – After over 4 years of activities, the European project ecoDriver released its first results during the final event in Stuttgart today. The project trials have involved 170 drivers in...
March 16th, 2016 | Automobiles, Emissions, Environment | Read More