Archive for the ‘Land Trasnport’ Category

Dachser acquires majority interest in its Irish partner, Johnston Logistics

Dachser acquires majority interest in its Irish partner, Johnston Logistics
Kempten, April 25, 2017. Effective immediately, Dachser becomes majority shareholder of its partner in Ireland, Johnston Logistics Ltd. This allows Dachser to expand and strengthen its logistics network in northwestern Europe. “Our customers in Ireland benefit from uniform services and quality standards,...
April 25th, 2017 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions, News | Read More

Dachser UK continues promising growth on the back of thriving exports

Dachser UK continues promising growth on the back of thriving exports
The logistics service provider, Dachser, has enjoyed another year of growth in the UK, seeing net sales for 2016 rise by almost 12 % to £ 66.1 M. The company’s single most important business sector, European road export services, has been at the forefront of that growth, increasing by 15% and accounting...
April 4th, 2017 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, News | Read More

Your industry event in Shanghai this March

Your industry event in Shanghai this March
 VISITING     EXHIBITING     CONFERENCE    CONTACT US REGISTER NOW   Over 200 Global Exhibitors Intermodal Asia is the world-leading exhibition and conference...
January 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Ruscon adds new warehouse in Novorossiysk

Ruscon adds new warehouse in Novorossiysk
Ruscon’s new warehouse is open for business The Russian multimodal operator Ruscon has opened a new warehouse in Novorossiysk, its hub located at the Black Sea. The new logistics centre is located at the terminal Ruscon 3 and features direct links to the seaport, the railway system and highways. It...
October 31st, 2016 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Expanded Panama Canal struggling to fill container transit goals

Expanded Panama Canal struggling to fill container transit goals
Matthias Dietrich Expanded Panama Canal yet to fill container transit goals, hears TOC Americas conference Cancun, Mexico 12 Oct.2016 – Less than half a year since the opening of the expanded Panama Canal, significant amounts of available capacity through its larger lock remains unutilised, according...
October 12th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2016 – How technology is helping shape the global maritime industry

Intermodal Europe 2016 – How technology is helping shape the global maritime industry
A view from a past Intermodal event Transport is often seen as an indication of the broader economy. Undoubtedly the container shipping industry has had an unsteady journey over the past 5 years, driving companies to look to more innovative ways to streamline operational costs, provide higher value services...
October 10th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

NeMo – Moving road transport toward electric power

NeMo – Moving road transport toward electric power
Brussels, 4 October 2016 – A key European project to facilitate the wide scale deployment of Electromobility in the road transport sector has just launched its activities. The 3-year NeMo project, supported by the EU’s Horizon 2020 Programme, aims to make Electromobility more attractive by tackling...
October 4th, 2016 | Environment, Health and Safety, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail | Read More

FEPORT: Second Annual Stakeholders Conference, Brussels, December 8th, 2016

FEPORT: Second Annual Stakeholders Conference, Brussels, December 8th, 2016
Let us convert “Weaknesses” and “Threats” for the logistics chain into “Strengths” and “Opportunities”! Episode 1: Infrastructure, bottlenecks and IT Brussels, December 8th, 2016 On December 8th 2016, FEPORT will organise the second Stakeholders’ conference gathering representatives...
September 26th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Clouds and silver linings at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia

Clouds and silver linings at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia
Amidst fears of choppy waters ahead for perishable logistics, high calibre delegates from more than 20 countries gathered at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia Conference in Hong Kong this September. Conference director Alex von Stempel reflects on the debate. BERLIN/HONG KONG 22.09.2016 – Delegates...
September 22nd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Julie Elliott MP Visits Morpeth Northern Bypass

Julie Elliott MP Visits Morpeth Northern Bypass
Aerial view of St Leonard’s Underpass (under construction) next to the A1 Julie Elliott, Member of Parliament for Sunderland South, visited Carillion at the Morpeth Bypass in Northumberland on Wednesday 31 August as part of her Industry and Parliament Trust (IPT) Fellowship. During her visit, Ms Elliott...
September 1st, 2016 | Construction, Land Trasnport, News | Read More

Transport Minister visits Liverpool2 development

Transport Minister visits Liverpool2 development
  Transport Minister Chris Grayling with Peel Ports Chief Executive Mark Whitworth – Chris Grayling MP met with operators Peel Ports to view the latest developments at the £400m investment in the city’s deep-water container terminal – The new Secretary of State for Transport, Chris...
August 5th, 2016 | Associations, Container shipping, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Democracy demands more: repression and trials in South Korea

Democracy demands more: repression and trials in South Korea
The ITF concluded a weeklong visit to South Korea and witnessed firsthand the South Korean’s ongoing criminalisation of labour union rights. 02/08/2016 – The ITF delegation included general secretary Steve Cotton, president Paddy Crumlin, ITF rail section chair Oystein Aslaksen, ITF road transport...
August 2nd, 2016 | Associations, ITF, Land Trasnport, Rail | Read More

FMC Chairman to address TOC Americas conference on US – Latin maritime trade

FMC Chairman to address TOC Americas conference on US – Latin maritime trade
Mario Cordero, Chairman, Federal Maritime Commission Mario Cordero, Chairman of the US Federal Maritime Commission, to explore evolving regional maritime dynamics in his keynote speech at 16th pan-Americas container supply chain event in Mexico,  October 11-13 London 20.7.2016 – The evolving...
July 20th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

TOC Europe Review – From pit to port: dry bulk needs a new path to profitability

TOC Europe Review – From pit to port: dry bulk needs a new path to profitability
Giselle Dazzi, Vale at TOC Europe 2016: “Greater collaboration and innovation are needed in dry bulk operations” LONDON,  15.07.2016 – During the golden years for commodities, from 2005 to 2014, high demand and big profit margins pushed companies to produce more and more, sacrificing productivity...
July 15th, 2016 | Canals, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | 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

ISS drives Middle East business with Arabian Gulf short sea service appointment for Neptune Lines

ISS drives Middle East business with Arabian Gulf short sea service appointment for Neptune Lines
Vessel Neptune Ploes accommodates up to 750 vehicles at a time. Image credit: Neptune Lines Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, is driving its business in the Middle East with an appointment for Neptune Lines’ new Arabian Gulf short...
July 5th, 2016 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | 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

Too soon to start speculating on UK-EU trade procedures, say British freight forwarders

Too soon to start speculating on UK-EU trade procedures, say British freight forwarders
Robert Keen Following today’s announcement that the UK will be leaving the European Union, the trade association that represents UK freight forwarders says in the run up to that exit it will campaign to ensure that the movement of the UK’s visible import and export trade does not become overburdened...
June 24th, 2016 | Associations, European Union, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Freight group questions Operation Stack alternative

Freight group questions Operation Stack alternative
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has added its voice to growing criticism of government plans to build a huge lorry park in Kent as an alternative solution to Operation Stack – the emergency procedure whereby freight lorries separate into two emergency queues on...
June 21st, 2016 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Politics and Government | Read More

TOC Europe day 1 – Risk and returns: the challenges facing container terminals

TOC Europe day 1 – Risk and returns: the challenges facing container terminals
Hamburg Messe Hamburg 15.06.2016 – The container terminal industry may well have to learn to live with higher risks and lower returns, maritime industry professionals were told on Day 1 of the TOC Europe Conference & Exhibition,  taking place this week at the Hamburg Messe, Hamburg, Germany. Speaking...
June 15th, 2016 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The 11th ITS European Congress comes to an end

The 11th ITS European Congress comes to an end
Glasgow, 9 June 2016 – Overall 2000 participants attended the ITS European Congress in Glasgow this week, with 958 delegates representing 44 countries all over the globe. The busy week gathered 90 exhibitors on a surface of 5000 sqm and 500 speakers between the 100+ sessions. “With these numbers...
June 9th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Intermodal Europe heads to Rotterdam this November‏

  Intermodal Europe heads to Rotterdam 15-17 November 2016 | AHOY Rotterdam Intermodal Europe is the world-leading exhibition and conference for companies associated with the container industry. The event provides an invaluable industry forum, bringing...
May 26th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fresh Food trials confirm Fos gateway advantage

Fresh Food trials confirm Fos gateway advantage
Port of Marseille French port Marseille Fos has handled its second consignment under a European Union (EU) pilot project creating sea/rail logistics corridors to slash perishable goods transit times from the Mediterranean basin to central and northern Europe. In the latest test of the Fresh Food Corridors...
May 26th, 2016 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Connections between Poland and Rotterdam further improved

Connections between Poland and Rotterdam further improved
Modalities rail, road, water Port of Rotterdam – picture by Aeroview An increasing number of multimodal connections are being established between the Port of Rotterdam and Poland. This means more opportunities for Polish shippers and providers of logistics services. Given that European countries...
May 11th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Container shipping shake-up takes centre stage at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference

Container shipping shake-up takes centre stage at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference
COSCO joins Maersk, Seabury and APM Terminals at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference to assess the changing face of container shipping and impact for regional perishable trades HONG KONG, 28.04.2016 – Turbulent changes in container shipping are likely to rebound on global and regional perishable...
April 28th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More