Archive for the ‘Logistics’ Category

A “Fondaco 4.0” in Venice and Porto Marghera to take opportunities presented by the New Silk Road

A “Fondaco 4.0” in Venice and Porto Marghera to take opportunities presented by the New Silk Road
Pino Musolino, president of the Autorità di Sistema Portuale del Mar Adriatico Settentrionale The speech by President Musolino at the Transport Logistic China trade fair in Shanghai Shanghai, 16th May 2018 A “Fondaco 4.0” (trading post) in Venice and Porto Marghera to take advantage of the opportunities...
May 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions | Read More

IAPH conference in Baku, the pearl of the Caspian, makes a new record

IAPH conference in Baku, the pearl of the Caspian, makes a new record
From the conference; a full house! TOKYO, 15 May 2018 – The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) convened in Baku, Azerbaijan, 8 – 11 May 2018, under the theme “Ports of the Future: Building Hubs, Accelerating Connectivity. Hosted by “Baku International Sea Trade Port”...
May 15th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

GEODIS to demonstrate its industrial project expertise at Breakbulk 2018

GEODIS to demonstrate its industrial project expertise at Breakbulk 2018
GEODIS will be a Gold Sponsor at this year’s Breakbulk Europe at Messe Bremen, Germany from 29 – 31 May 2018, where its Industrial Project team will be attending as an exhibitor. GEODIS’ Industrial Projects business is specialized in heavy-lift across all industry segments with a strong global...
May 14th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“K” Line Global RORO Service Website Released

“K” Line Global RORO Service Website Released
… “K” Line car carrier department launches a new website for customers using our complete car and RORO cargo transport services. This new website provides a menu with three easily-accessible and convenient tools for customers using our transport services: cargo tracking, schedule viewing, rate...
May 11th, 2018 | Car trade, Communication, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Logistics, Markets, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Peel Ports launches first rail service

Peel Ports launches first rail service
  l to r: Jouke Schaap, Peel Ports Container Director; Roger Neary, DB Cargo UK; Patrick Walters Chief Operating Officer, Peel Ports Group; Metro Mayor Steve Rotherham; Vice Lord-Lieutenant David O’Donnell CBE DL; Lord Prescott; Warren Marshall, Peel Ports Group Planning Director. New route...
May 9th, 2018 | Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens
GAC’s Duabi South contract logistics facility New temperature- and humidity-controlled facility brings total capacity in Dubai to over 170,000 pallet positions Dubai, UAE, 9 May 2018 – GAC Dubai has opened its newest contract logistics facility, in the Logistics District of Dubai South. The...
May 9th, 2018 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Thinking smart about servicing terminal equipment at TECH TOC Europe 2018

Thinking smart about servicing terminal equipment at TECH TOC Europe 2018
London, 8 May 2018: Digitalization, big data and artificial intelligence (AI) are poised to transform the servicing and maintenance of container handling equipment, but a shift in mindset and close collaboration between equipment providers and terminal operators are vital to reap the full benefits...
May 8th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile
Port of Auckland, New Zealand As part of its continuous review of its marine lubricants logistics offering, Shell Marine has expanded its distribution network into New Zealand, also adding three new key locations to its delivery options – in Indonesia, Spain and Chile. “Customers in New Zealand will...
May 8th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

MSC develops a regional hub for container handling at Khalifa Port

MSC develops a regional hub for container handling at Khalifa Port
Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Chief Executive Officer at Abu Dhabi Ports and Diego Aponte, President and CEO of MSC Group, were signatories for both agreements The new container terminal represents one of MSC’s strategic investments and aims to further strengthen the UAE’s position in attracting...
May 7th, 2018 | Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Containerships selects Fleetrange

Containerships selects Fleetrange
One of the four new LNG vessel Containerships Nord. copyright Containerships Containerships plc selects Fleetrange for Operational Awareness Finnish logistics company Containerships plc has chosen Fleetrange as the company’s Operational Awareness solution. Fleetrange enables Containerships to easily...
May 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Containers, LNG, Logistics, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Schweizerzug introduces direct link to Antwerp

Schweizerzug introduces direct link to Antwerp
… Frenkendorf, Switzerland, 2 May 2018: Schweizerzug, a rail service offered by the Swiss-based logistics provider Swissterminal Group, is launching a new direct connection between Frenkendorf/Basel and the Port of Antwerp on 2 July 2018. This means that Switzerland will have an overnight...
May 2nd, 2018 | Logistics, Rail | Read More

Ekol Logistics starts cooperation with Blue Water Shipping

Ekol Logistics starts cooperation with Blue Water Shipping
Jarmo Halonen, Carsten Olsen and Sait Kurtuluş shaking hands for the new agreement between Ekol Logistics and Blue Water Shipping. As of 1 of May 2018, Ekol Logistics launches cooperation with a new partner from Denmark – Blue Water Shipping. Blue Water Shipping is a leading Danish transport and logistics...
May 2nd, 2018 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Dachser UK Annual Results Encouraging – Growth Continues

Dachser UK Annual Results Encouraging – Growth Continues
Nick Lowe Dachser UK Annual Results Encouraging – Growth Continues Dachser Ltd., UK sales turnover up by 16% to £77 million Export services revenue increases by 21% No discernible downturn due to impending Brexit Further investment plans in both Northampton and Rochdale ‘eLogistics’ digital...
May 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

BIFA welcomes Transport Committee inquiry

BIFA welcomes Transport Committee inquiry
Robert Keen Yesterday saw the launch by the UK Parliamentary Transport Committee of an inquiry to examine the potential effects of Brexit on UK freight operations and assess the preparatory steps operators, their customers and the Government need to take. Robert Keen, the British International Freight...
April 27th, 2018 | Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Davies Turner goes east with express China rail service

Davies Turner goes east with express China rail service
Philip Stephenson Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding company, is adding an export LCL cargo service by rail from the UK to China one year after launching an import LCL and FCL rail service in the other direction. Consignments destined for China are consolidated through the...
April 25th, 2018 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

LIQUI MOLY is now able to delivery much more quickly

LIQUI MOLY is now able to delivery much more quickly
Improved supply chain in the UK. Company opens its own warehouse in Milton Keynes – better service for customers April 2018 – LIQUI MOLY improves its logistics in the UK. The German oil and additive specialist has now significantly improved its delivery times by opening a warehouse of its own in...
April 24th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth
Eric Barnard, Managing Director, GAC Shipping S.A. Shipping services to meet increased business demands Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 24 April 2018 – GAC South Africa has opened its fifth branch, to provide a portfolio of shipping services for oil & gas projects and LPG shipments at Port Elizabeth...
April 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Crowley, PowerSecure to Develop LNG Microgrids for Resilient, Dependable Power Supplies

Crowley, PowerSecure to Develop LNG Microgrids for Resilient, Dependable Power Supplies
Crowley carries LNG in ISO tanks to Abbvie Pharmaceuticals in Puerto Rico following the company’s plant expansion and conversion to LNG. (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; April 23, 2018) – Crowley FUELS and PowerSecure, a Southern Company subsidiary, have formed an alliance to develop and deploy microgrid...
April 23rd, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Logistics | Read More

Don’t miss out on Intermodal news and updates

Don’t miss out on Intermodal news and updates
Keep up-to-date with the Intermodal Events We want to make sure you are kept up-to-date about Intermodal Europe and Intermodal Asia: from the latest news, to who is exhibiting and speaking, to industry trends and innovations and much more… Due to changes in Data Protection Law (know as GDPR), from...
April 18th, 2018 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Rail | Read More

Dachser’s growth gets a tail wind

Dachser’s growth gets a tail wind
… For the first time, the logistics provider achieves revenue of over EUR 6 billion with growth driven by strong export business in Europe and invigorated global trade Kempten, Munich. April 17, 2018. In the 2017 financial year, Dachser for the first time achieved revenue of over EUR 6 billion....
April 17th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

U-Freight strengthens presence on US West Coast

U-Freight strengthens presence on US West Coast
On the west coast of the USA, U-Freight America is strengthening its presence in the greater Los Angeles area at a wholly-owned logistics hub in the City of Industry. The facility is an 80,000 sq ft hub from which U-Freight America offers fully-integrated logistics services, generated through its air...
April 16th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More

BIFA focuses on issues facing freight forwarders at Multimodal 2018

BIFA focuses on issues facing freight  forwarders at Multimodal 2018
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA) will once again be exhibiting at the upcoming Multimodal 2018 exhibition and conference. It will use the event to outline some of the work it is carrying out on behalf of its members that are facing significant challenges to their provision...
April 16th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

New recruitment drive part of further expansion for leading global emergency logistics supplier

New recruitment drive part of further expansion for leading global emergency logistics supplier
Brad Brennan New deputy managing director appointment for Evolution Time Critical, plus opportunities for operations and sales staff in Europe and North America Following a period of sustained business growth, emergency logistics expert Evolution Time Critical has appointed Graham Little as deputy managing...
April 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

OKA Shipyard lays keels for ROB20 tank barges duo

OKA Shipyard lays keels for ROB20 tank barges duo
Oka Keellaying Okskaya Sudoverf (a company of UCL Holding) has laid down the fifth and the sixth non-self-propelled tank barges of Project ROB20 (Hulls No 4105 and No 4106) under the order of State Transport Leasing Company (STLC PJSC). Non-self-propelled tank barges of Project ROB20 are intended for...
April 6th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Chiquita stays fresh with 2500 energy-efficient reefer containers from Maersk Container Industry

Chiquita stays fresh with 2500 energy-efficient reefer containers from Maersk Container Industry
Chiquita is bolstering its fleet of Star Cool Integrated containers and adding more Controlled Atmosphere systems. Dedicated to creating more sustainable shipping practices, the world-renowned banana producer is further bolstering its fleet of Star Cool Integrated™ containers and adding more controlled...
April 4th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More