Archive for the ‘Logistics’ Category

Crowley adds 40 new ISO tanks to meet customer demand

Crowley adds 40 new ISO tanks to meet customer demand
ISO Tanks Additional Equipment Ups Company’s Annual Capacity to 20 Million Gallons of LNG (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 19, 2018) ­– In response to high customer demand in Puerto Rico, Crowley Fuels has acquired 40 additional ISO tanks for its Caribbean group that will be used to supply, transport...
June 19th, 2018 | Bunkering, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
15-Jun-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF PIER AT KAU SAI CHAU, SAI KUNG Hong Kong SEVERE WEATHER WARNING Port Kembla, Australia Marine site investigation off pier at Kau Sai Chau, Sai Kung Friday, June 15, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately 1 month, marine site investigation works involving drilling...
June 15th, 2018 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Kuehne + Nagel to open a new site in East Midlands Gateway

Kuehne + Nagel to open a new site in East Midlands Gateway
An artist’s impression of the logistics park London / UK, 11 June 2018 – Kuehne + Nagel has agreed a 15-year lease on almost 200,000 sq. ft. of space at the Segro Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway. The new facility will be developed on the prestigious East Midlands gateway scheme which is...
June 14th, 2018 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Swissterminal Niederglatt enhances service offering for connections to West and South

Swissterminal Niederglatt enhances service offering for connections to West and South
An aerial view of the Niederglatt/Zurich terminal Frenkendorf, Switzerland, 13 June 2018: The container terminal Niederglatt/Zurich, operated by Swissterminal Group, will offer Swiss importers and exporters a new direct rail link to the Rail Hub Milano in Melzo/Milano with five departures per week from...
June 13th, 2018 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift repeats success by signing Horns Rev 3 shipments

SAL Heavy Lift repeats success by signing Horns Rev 3 shipments
MV Svenja – foundation transshipment for GeoSea Hamburg, 13 June 2018 –  SAL Heavy Lift repeats success by signing contract for shipment of a total of 49 transition pieces for the Horns Rev 3 Offshore Wind Farm. The contract has been signed with GeoSea NV, and underlines SAL’s performance...
June 13th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Logistics | Read More

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik achieves rapid Ecommerce growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik achieves rapid Ecommerce growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution
Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik Achieves Rapid Ecommerce Growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that B+S Logistik (B+S GmbH Logistik und Dienstleistungen),...
June 13th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Fast-growing start-up Adnavem hires operations specialist Andreas Gustavsson

Andreas Gustavsson In June 2018 the Adnavem team was further strengthened with the operations specialist  Andreas Gustavsson who most recently comes from TTS Marine AB where he was responsible for all logistics. “We are proud and happy that Andreas Gustavsson decided to join Adnavem and I am confident...
June 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Paul “Chip” Jaenichen joins Liberty Global Logistics

Paul “Chip” Jaenichen joins Liberty Global Logistics
Paul “Chip” Jaenichen Liberty Global Logistics (LGL) announced today that Paul “Chip” Jaenichen, former U.S. Maritime Administrator, has joined the Company as its Executive Vice President – US Flag. In his new position, he will be responsible for the oversight of the day to day aspects of the...
June 5th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Wilhelmsen and Airbus joins forces on shore-to-ship drone delivery

Wilhelmsen and Airbus joins forces on shore-to-ship drone delivery
Parcel loading… Wilhelmsen Ships Service lifts off with Airbus, bringing drone delivery to one of the world’s busiest ports Pairing Wilhelmsen’s extensive ships agency expertise and robust safety standards, with Airbus’ expertise in aeronautical vertical lift solutions, the Agency by Air...
June 5th, 2018 | Aviation, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Davies Turner is shipshape in Bristol

Davies Turner is shipshape in Bristol
Philip Stephenson A new multi-user distribution centre has been developed in the UK, near Avonmouth, Bristol, by Davies Turner the UK’s leading independent freight services and logistics provider, and is now fully operational.  The new hub at Central Park by Western Approach is the company’s...
May 23rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The GEODIS organisation evolves to offer its clients easy and full access to end-to-end logistics throughout the world

The GEODIS organisation evolves to offer its clients easy and full access to end-to-end logistics  throughout the  world
As GEODIS’ strategy is to be the growth partner of its clients, the Group is creating a new organization to serve this ambition.  This new organization aims at providing the Group’s clients easy and full access to its unique portfolio of intercontinental transportation, customs clearance, road...
May 23rd, 2018 | Environment, Logistics | Read More

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