Archive for the ‘Logistics’ Category

Can West Africa ports rise to the challenge?

Can West Africa ports rise to the challenge?
Expert speakers to assess state of West Africa port sector at two-day high-level TOC Market Briefing in Tenerife this December  London, 02.10.2014 – Assessing the current state of the West Africa’s port network, and what more needs to be done to truly put West Africa on the world maritime stage,...
October 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Import Services Ltd. to operate common user facility at London Gateway Logistics Park

Import Services Ltd. to operate common user facility at London Gateway Logistics Park
Building work progressing on time & on schedule for opening Q2 2015 Mike Thomas, Client Services Director, Import Services Ltd. with Peter Ward, Head of Supply Chain, DP World London Gateway at the development site of the Common User Facility 2nd October 2014 – London Gateway, London: A...
October 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port of Immingham expands crane fleet with £2 million investment in new machine

Port of Immingham expands crane fleet with  £2 million investment in new machine
ABP Port Manager Grimsby & Immingham Mike Sellers with the new crane Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Immingham has seen its fleet of cranes expand with the addition of a brand new machine worth £2 million. The crane, a Terex / Gottwald HMK 170 EG, was shipped over to Immingham direct from...
October 2nd, 2014 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marseilles Fos trade mission develops Morocco links

Marseilles Fos trade mission develops Morocco links
Marseilles Fos CEO Christine Cabau 1 October 2014 – Port news from Marseilles Fos  – The port promotional body Via Marseilles Fos (VMF) has completed a trade mission to Tangiers and Casablanca in the latest stage of an initiative to strengthen the leading French port’s links with Morocco....
October 1st, 2014 | HR, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Latest from Intermodal Europe 2014

Latest from Intermodal Europe 2014
CONNECT WITH INTERMODAL EUROPE TWITTER LINKED IN FACEBOOK Download the eventfloor plan here>> SPEAKING OPPORTUNITIES Contact Emma from the Intermodal Europe team if you are interested in speaking at one of the conference sessions. CONFERENCE AGENDA View the latest sessions,...
October 1st, 2014 | Logistics, Press and Media | Read More

Analysing ocean freight data at Intermodal Europe 2014

Analysing ocean freight data at Intermodal Europe 2014
Thomas Sørbø COO Co-Founder Xeneta Ocean freight data and accurate analytics will be discussed during a conference session at Intermodal Europe 2014, which takes place from 11-13 November at the Rotterdam Ahoy. As part of the IT Innovation and Technology Forum,  Thomas Sørbø, COO and Co-Founder...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Events, Exhibitions, Logistics, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

WAM Technologies and AT&T collaborate on asset tracking solutions for shipments

WAM Technologies and AT&T collaborate on asset tracking solutions for shipments
  Collaboration aligns expertise in wireless transport telematics with global data capabilities to provide M2M connectivity for refrigerated, intermodal and other transportation assets New Jersey,  Sep 30, 2014 – WAM Technologies LLC, (WAM) and AT&T* announced today at the 6th Cool Logistics...
September 30th, 2014 | Associations, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

ISS supports port infrastructure development project in Tanzania

ISS supports port infrastructure development project in Tanzania
Zen Hua 21berthing in Dar es Salaam Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) the world’s leading maritime services provider has recently managed heavy lift vessel project for Shanghai-based heavy-duty equipment manufacturer, ZPMC in Tanzania. Last month, ISS Tanzania acted as port and discharging agents for...
September 25th, 2014 | Containers, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Six new offshore support vessels to feature deck machinery packages from MacGregor

Six new offshore support vessels to feature deck machinery packages from MacGregor
MacGregor continues to strengthen its position in the offshore accommodation and support services market and is one of only a few companies that can deliver low-pressure hydraulic, high-pressure hydraulic and electrically-driven mooring systems CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 25 SEPTEMBER 2014 AT 9 AM (EEST) – MacGregor,...
September 25th, 2014 | Energy, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oil Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Intra and inter port competition between port operators is a reality in EU ports

Intra and inter port competition between port operators is a reality in EU ports
When in 2013 the European Commission initially proposed a Regulation on Market access to port services and financial transparency of ports, FEPORT, the European organization which represents the interests of the terminal operators and stevedoring companies located out of the seaports of the European...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, European Union, Labour Disputes, Legal, Logistics, Organisations, Trade and Commerce | Read More

WAM and Xirgo partner to develop M2M technology for global transport tracking

WAM and Xirgo partner to develop M2M technology for global transport tracking
Specialists in transport telematics and M2M hardware team up to provide wireless tracking solutions for refrigerated, intermodal and other transportation assets New Jersey, Sep 24, 2014 – WAM Technologies LLC, provider of wireless M2M solutions for remote management of cold chain, container and other...
September 24th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marine demonstration of SulNOxEco™ fuels in Westminster

Marine demonstration of SulNOxEco™ fuels in Westminster
  ·      Cheapest, safest and highest quality fuel emulsions on the planet ·      Fuel/water/SulNOx mix to get environmentally friendly hydrocarbon ·      SulNOx fuels up to 90 percent cleaner and cost neutral SulNOx has developed the cheapest, safest and highest quality fuel emulsion...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Beneficial Use of Dredged Sediment Report Published (MMO1073)

Beneficial Use of Dredged Sediment Report Published (MMO1073)
An ABPmer report on the beneficial use of dredged sediment in the South Coast marine plan area has recently been published by the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) The MMO is currently developing marine plans for the South Inshore and South Offshore marine plan areas. As part of that process the South...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Construction, Environment, HR, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Organisations, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Gastech 2015 in Singapore on 27-30 October

GASTECH CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION is the leading event for the international oil & gas industry and a global meeting place for energy professionals working in the natural gas cycle. Gastech attracts over 20, 000 attendees commercial and technical trade visitors, 500 trade exhibitors, 250 C-Level...
September 24th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Supply ships | Read More

Greencarrier introduces environmental-friendly vehicles…

Greencarrier introduces environmental-friendly vehicles…
Greencarrier Freight Services Poland introduces more environmentally-friendly vehicles for Hennes & Mauritz Greencarrier Freight Services Poland is introducing dual fuel vehicles to help clothing company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) reduce its carbon footprint. Greencarrier has been working...
September 24th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Automobiles, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services celebrates the 25th anniversary of ISS Greece

Inchcape Shipping Services celebrates the 25th anniversary of ISS Greece
  ISS Employee of the Year finalists with Group CEO Claus Hyldager. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has this month celebrated the 25thanniversary of its operations in Greece by hosting its annual senior management conference in Athens, close to...
September 22nd, 2014 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Lilaas engages Imtra for North American distribution

Lilaas engages Imtra for North American distribution
Lilaas Managing Director Øyvind Lilaas (left) and Alex Larsen, Imtra VP Commercial Sales, shake hands on the deal that is expected to open up the North American market to Lilaas controls Strong prospects in the North American marine equipment market have triggered a new importation and distribution...
September 19th, 2014 | Canals, Fisheries, Food and Drink, Inland Waterways, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2014: ONLY 8 WEEKS TO GO!!

Intermodal Europe 2014: ONLY 8 WEEKS TO GO!!
With summer now coming to an end– it’s time to let you know that in just under 8 weeks, the Intermodal Europe doors will open and the 2014 exhibition and conference begins. The marketing campaign is now fully kicking in and pre-registration figures are already showing signs of being the highest...
September 18th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Logistics | Read More

MacGregor secures RoRo cargo access equipment order from South Korea

MacGregor secures RoRo cargo access equipment order from South Korea
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 18 SEPTEMBER 2014 AT 9 AM (EEST) – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has won an order from Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) in South Korea for the design and delivery of MacGregor RoRo cargo access equipment. It is destined for a 180m logistics and support vessel...
September 18th, 2014 | Associations, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

U-FREIGHT expands in Hong Kong

U-FREIGHT expands in Hong Kong
The U-Freight Group (UFL) – www.ufreight.com – is expanding the operations of its logistics subsidiary in Hong Kong and has brought the operations of its airfreight import and export departments into one location in the Special Administrative Region. At the U-Freight Logistics facility...
September 11th, 2014 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GAC Pindar focused on its Volvo Ocean Race logistics challenge

GAC Pindar focused on its Volvo Ocean Race logistics challenge
Southampton, UK: 11 September 2014 – With just one month to go to the start of the first leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, GAC Pindar is in the thick of ensuring the provision of a seamless logistics support package for the 12th edition of the race that has been nicknamed the ‘Everest of...
September 11th, 2014 | Associations, Logistics, Sailing, Ship Agencies, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Leading ocean carriers Maersk Line and CSAV join TOC Americas panel debate on Latin American port productivity

Leading ocean carriers Maersk Line and CSAV join TOC Americas panel debate on Latin American port productivity
Enhancing container terminal productivity in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) will be a key issue at the 14th TOC Americas Conference and Exhibition taking place 14 – 16 October in Cartagena, Colombia London,  10.09.2014 Terminal productivity is under the spotlight as larger container vessels...
September 10th, 2014 | Associations, Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

eMAR project conference at Intermodal Europe 2014

eMAR project conference at Intermodal Europe 2014
Ioannis Koliousis eMAR communications manager A conference session discussing the eMAR (e-Maritime Strategic Framework and Simulation based Validation) project will be presented at Intermodal Europe 2014, which takes place from 11-13 November at the Rotterdam Ahoy. Maritime transport is a major economical...
September 3rd, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

SVP of MOL to discuss intra-Asia cold chain opportunities at Cool Logistics Global

SVP of MOL to discuss intra-Asia cold chain opportunities at Cool Logistics Global
      Join the global perishable logistics community on board the SS Rotterdam on 30 Sep – 2 Oct: Register Host port Gold sponsors Silver sponsors 2015...
September 3rd, 2014 | Logistics, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

BIFA welcomes Airports Commission’s decision

BIFA welcomes Airports Commission’s decision
Robert Keen 02 September 2014 – The trade association for UK freight forwarders and logistics service providers has welcomed the Airports Commission’s decision not to include the inner Thames estuary airport proposal in its shortlist of options for providing new airport capacity by 2030. The...
September 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Aviation, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More