Archive for the ‘Land Trasnport’ Category

COA Hamburg Meeting – Just one week to go, still time to register

COA Hamburg Meeting – Just one week to go, still time to register
COA Hamburg Meeting – Just one week to go, still time to register  COA HAMBURG 2019 COA Members Meeting – Monday 4 November Just one week to go, still time to register! Join over 80 confirmed participants at the important industry meeting Plus updates on the COA Flexitank Meeting and the...
October 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

33 freight forwarders are shortlisted for BIFA’s freight service awards

33 freight forwarders are shortlisted for BIFA’s freight service awards
Robert Keen 33 freight forwarders are shortlisted for BIFA’s freight service awards 33 freight forwarding companies have been shortlisted as finalists for the ten categories of this year’s British International Freight Association’s Freight Service Awards. Those short-listed in the various...
October 28th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GMA boosts capabilities and secures 124,000 sq ft of Ipswich warehousing

GMA boosts capabilities and secures 124,000 sq ft of Ipswich warehousing
GMA has experienced significant growth over the last 12 months GMA boosts capabilities and secures 124,000 sq ft of Ipswich warehousing Having enjoyed significant growth over the last twelve months, GMA Warehousing & Transport has added to its warehouse portfolio in Ipswich, the ‘go-to’ location...
October 17th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Mike Wilson honored with silver kingpin award at IANA Intermodal Expo

Mike Wilson honored with silver kingpin award at IANA Intermodal Expo
Mike Wilson, CEO, CCM (left) is presented with IANA’s SilverKingpin Award by IANA Chairman, Kevin Lhotak Mike Wilson honored with silver kingpin award at IANA Intermodal Expo Industry Veteran Says Respectful Collaboration Key to Stronger Intermodal Industry LONG BEACH, Calif. — Mike Wilson, CEO...
September 20th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute
From left: William J. “Bill” Shea, CEO of Direct ChassisLink, Inc and J. Christopher Lytle,recently retired Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, CA William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute J. Christopher...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement

BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement
Robert Keen BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association that represents UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has expressed some reservations about yesterday’s Government announcement...
September 4th, 2019 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai 2019 helps industry players compete in the new aftermarket game

Automechanika Shanghai 2019 helps industry players compete in the new aftermarket game
. Automechanika Shanghai 2019 helps industry players compete in the new aftermarket game Automechanika Shanghai digs in deep and gives prominence to the latest global trends in OE and the aftermarket. Several zones and events will highlight a multitude of growing areas, such as Body & Paint in the...
August 19th, 2019 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Markets | Read More

VIDEO: Crowley Solutions Partners with Small Business Carriers to Support U.S. Warfighters

VIDEO: Crowley Solutions Partners with Small Business Carriers to Support U.S. Warfighters
.. VIDEO: Crowley Solutions Partners with Small Business Carriers to Support U.S. Warfighters (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Aug. 15, 2019) ­– Two years ago, Kevin Bissonnette, president of Biss Transport in Duncannon, Pa., was running a one tractor-trailer operation. Then in late 2017, he met the Crowley...
August 15th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade

Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade
Philip Stephenson Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade Despite the ongoing economic uncertainties in the country, combined with currency volatility and inflation, Turkey remains one of Davies Turner’s most important trade lanes. The UK’s leading independent freight forwarder says that...
July 31st, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GEODIS 2018 Activity and CSR Report: Executive Summary

GEODIS 2018 Activity and CSR Report: Executive Summary
GEODIS 2018 ACTIVITY and CSR Report: Executive Summary Ambition 2018: Strategic Plan At the end of 2018 GEODIS brought its first five-year strategic plan, Ambition 2018 to a favorable close. The plan had three main focuses Turn-around Building on solid foundations Stepping up the profit. Financial...
July 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Marinas, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Reports | Read More

Find out how ETS is changing lives for mothers and drivers in Nigeria

Find out how ETS is changing lives for mothers and drivers in Nigeria
. Find out how ETS is changing lives for mothers and drivers in Nigeria When Bilyaminu became an ETS driver, his entire community reaped the benefits. The Emergency Transport Scheme (ETS) is a free of charge service in which volunteer drivers from the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW)...
July 26th, 2019 | Charity, Land Trasnport | Read More

GEODIS publishes its 2018 activity and CSR report

GEODIS publishes its 2018 activity and CSR report
 GEODIS PUBLISHES ITS 2018 ACTIVITY AND CSR REPORT With the publication of its 2018 Activity and CSR Report, GEODIS, the global leader in transport and logistics, takes stock of a year marked by a new phase in its strategy. In 2018, the Group achieved strong financial results and hit the key targets...
June 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Crowley Supports Small Business Growth and Success in Transportation Management Services for U.S. Warfighters

Crowley Supports Small Business Growth and Success in Transportation Management Services for U.S. Warfighters
l to r: Jerome Thomas and Dean Norris Crowley Supports Small Business Growth and Success in Transportation Management Services for U.S. Warfighters (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 12, 2019) ­–  A key factor in Crowley’s successful support of U.S. warfighters under the federal Defense Freight Transportation...
June 12th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

BIFA Young Forwarder Network now fully established in the regions

BIFA Young Forwarder Network now fully established in the regions
Pictured left to right are the governors and chairs of Midlands region: Scott Powell (Europa), Colin Smith (Metro Shipping), Chadd Blunt (Millennium Cargo), Jay Williams and Julian Frattaroli (both Kuehne+Nagel). BIFA Young Forwarder Network now fully established in the regions The British International...
May 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago

Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago
Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago In response to recent reports that available road haulage capacity in Europe is at its highest level in a decade, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics company says that the findings mirror what it is...
May 7th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets | Read More

IFLN is Focusing on the Future: The Importance of Partnership, Integration and Specialization

IFLN is Focusing on the Future: The Importance of Partnership, Integration and Specialization
One of the many informative sessions that were a feature of the IFLN conference in Vienna. IFLN is Focusing on the Future: The Importance of Partnership, Integration and Specialization IFLN’s 26th Worldwide Membership Conference took place at the Hilton Vienna Hotel in the Austrian capital recently,...
April 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail | Read More

CV Show 2019 sold out for 5th successive year

CV Show 2019 sold out for 5th successive year
CV Show 2019 sold out for 5th successive year  The UK’s largest commercial vehicle event takes place on 30 April -2 May 2019 All available spaces sold out in advance of the event Visitors have pre-registered for the show indicates over 20,000 visitors will attend Show marks a display of confidence...
April 26th, 2019 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

New Managing Director for Dachser European Logistics Iberia

New Managing Director for Dachser European Logistics Iberia
Celestino Silva, MD European Logistics Iberia New Managing Director for Dachser European Logistics Iberia Celestino Silva, long-standing General Manager West Iberia, to take the helm of the Iberian overland transport organization. Madrid / Kempten, April 26, 2019. Celestino Silva will take over as Managing...
April 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

The CV Show 2019

The CV Show 2019
The CV Show 2019 Welcome to the sixth Edition of the CV Show Exhibitors Newsletter, detailing exhibitors  latest news and show plans  From the organisers: We have less than two weeks left until the doors open on the CV Show 2019, when the annual three-day celebration of all that makes the commercial...
April 17th, 2019 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Brexit commentary | How this extension will benefit businesses

Brexit commentary | How this extension will benefit businesses
John Perry Brexit commentary | How this extension will benefit businesses John Perry, managing director of leading supply chain and logistics consultancy SCALA, commented: “With the EU leaders granting the UK a further six month extension, we are now in a very interesting, if somewhat precarious position....
April 11th, 2019 | European Union, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Freight association welcomes HMRC decision to extend Transitional Simplified Procedures

Freight association welcomes HMRC decision to extend Transitional Simplified Procedures
Robert Keen   Freight association welcomes HMRC decision to extend Transitional Simplified Procedures Commenting on the recent announcement by HMRC on Transitional Simplified Procedures (TSP) for Customs in the event of a no-deal Brexit, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International...
March 25th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Freight association issues warning on switch bill of lading

Freight association issues warning on switch bill of lading
Freight association issues warning on switch bill of lading The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has warned its members about the dangers of requesting a switch bill of lading without being fully aware of potential...
February 25th, 2019 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ONBOARD Training Project in Ports and Logistics sector recognised as good practice January 2019

ONBOARD Training Project in Ports and Logistics sector recognised as good practice January 2019
The Onboard Project, which is exploring the development of technical profiles and training curriculum for the Ports and Logistics sector has been recognised as good practice by the EACEA – Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency of the European Commission. Recognition was announced...
January 28th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Five make Apprentice of the Year shortlist in BIFA’s freight service awards

Five make Apprentice of the Year shortlist in BIFA’s freight service awards
Robert Keen Five youngsters who are all studying for apprenticeships at freight forwarding companies that are members of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) have been shortlisted as finalists in the new Apprentice of the Year category of the trade association’s annual Freight Service...
January 14th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Crowley adds additional sailing to North Atlantic Puerto Rico service increasing schedule integrity and capacity

Crowley adds additional sailing to North Atlantic Puerto Rico service increasing schedule integrity and capacity
… (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 9, 2019) ­– Crowley Logistics announced today that it has expanded its North Atlantic network of vessels, adding velocity to customer supply chains operating between the Northeastern U.S., Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the islands of the Caribbean Basin....
January 9th, 2019 | Containers, Land Trasnport, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Reefer Containers | Read More