Archive for the ‘Land Trasnport’ Category

UK freight association encourages sign up for its online Customs declaration training; grant funding still available

UK freight association encourages sign up for its online Customs declaration training; grant funding still available
Robert Keen UK freight association encourages sign up for its online Customs declaration training, with grant funding still available from government The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has reminded its members and any company involved in international trade that its online training...
March 31st, 2020 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting

COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting
COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting Thursday, March 19 – Brussels – In the wake of the informal meeting of the Council of Transport Ministers, the ETF has once again sent a letter to Commissioner Vălean. The ETF waited for the outcome of this...
March 19th, 2020 | Associations, Automobiles, Health and Safety, HR, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in Supply chain takes centre stage

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in Supply chain takes centre stage
Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in Supply chain takes centre stage Sustainability issues within global supply chains will take centre stage at Multimodal 2020, the UK, Ireland, and Northern Europe’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event, which is set to take place...
March 9th, 2020 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Major EV and Green-Tech unveillings taking place at the CV Show 2020

Major EV and Green-Tech unveillings taking place at the CV Show 2020
Mercedes e-Vito Major EV and Green-Tech unveillings taking place at the CV Show 2020 MAJOR EV AND GREEN-TECH UNVEILINGS TAKING PLACE AT THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SHOW 2020 With a strong move towards electrification from many within the industry, alongside the full range of road transport, distribution and...
February 17th, 2020 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

BIFA welcomes deadline extension for Customs grant scheme applications

BIFA welcomes deadline extension for Customs grant scheme applications
Robert Keen BIFA welcomes deadline extension for Customs grant scheme applications The British International Freight Association (BIFA) welcomes the news that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has extended the deadline for businesses to apply for customs support funding to 31 January 2021. The scheme, first...
February 10th, 2020 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

2020 Multimodal awards are now open for nominations

2020 Multimodal awards are now open for nominations
2020 Multimodal awards are now open for nominations Nominations are now open for one of the logistics industry’s most popular awards schemes. “The 2020 Multimodal Awards give participants on all sides of the UK’s supply chains a unique opportunity to recognise outstanding achievements...
February 7th, 2020 | Automobiles, Aviation, Awards, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Jan-2020 RISE IN RAIL TRAFFIC BOOSTS CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden NEW YEAR HOLIDAY EXTENDED China AUTHORITIES IMPLEMENT CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey Rise in rail traffic boosts container volumes Tuesday, January 28, 2020, Gothenburg, Sweden Newly published Port of Gothenburg...
January 28th, 2020 | Holidays, Land Trasnport, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change
. Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change Panalpina, which was acquired by DSV in 2019, has been commended for its climate action, achieving a place on non-profit CDP’s ‘A List’ for climate change, based on the...
January 21st, 2020 | Climate, Energy, Environment, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

GEODIS develops time definite road freight service across southeast Asia

GEODIS develops time definite road freight service across southeast Asia
GEODIS develops time definite road freight service across southeast Asia Pioneer of cross-border trucking in the region now offers scheduled departures for consignments along the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur-Bangkok axis, with multi-modal gateway services beyond these hubs.  Drawing on a wealth of experience...
January 9th, 2020 | Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance
Albertine Hanin GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance Albertine Hanin has been appointed EVP Group Legal & Insurance at GEODIS. She becomes a member of the Group’s Management Board, directly reports to Marie-Christine Lombard, Chief Executive Officer of GEODIS.  Albertine...
December 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Freight Association chairman wins lifetime achievement award

Freight Association chairman wins lifetime achievement award
Robert Keen Freight Association chairman wins lifetime achievement award  Robert Keen, director general of the British International Freight Association (BIFA), has been presented with the lifetime achievement honour at this year’s Global Freight Awards. Keen was presented with his trophy by comedian...
November 15th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News | Read More

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