Archive for the ‘Logistics’ Category

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

EGA and Abu Dhabi Ports open dedicated container freight station at Khalifa Port

EGA and Abu Dhabi Ports open dedicated container freight station at Khalifa Port
… New container freight station will improve logistics efficiency and environmental performance by reducing truck movements in KIZAD by over 290,000 kilometres per year United Arab Emirates: Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas,...
April 3rd, 2018 | Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

FEPORT Newsletter – March 2018

FEPORT Newsletter – March 2018
A fruitful Dialogue! Since January 2018, FEPORT has engaged with a number of like-minded organizations in a fruitful dialogue about two important topics: the upcoming revision of the Reporting Formalities Directive and the ongoing revision of the Combined Transport Directive. The outcome of these exchanges...
March 30th, 2018 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GEODIS improves the digital experience for its customers with a new online shipment management portal

GEODIS improves the digital experience for its customers with  a new online shipment management portal
… GEODIS’ Distribution & Express Line of Business has launched a new online portal to assist its 60,000 customers with their shipment management. The new version of the portal, which has been fully operational for some weeks now, has been completely upgraded with maximum security measures...
March 27th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More

BIFA urges early parliamentary vote on third Heathrow runway

BIFA urges early parliamentary vote on third Heathrow runway
Robert Keen The trade association that represents the UK’s freight forwarding and logistics businesses has joined the chorus of people urging Parliament to have an early vote on the recommendations of the Transport Select Committee’s report on the Airports National Policy Statement – published...
March 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Aviation, Logistics, Politics and Government | Read More

Tuapse port injects over $6M in production developement

Tuapse port injects over $6M in production developement
.. TUAPSE SEA COMMERCIAL PORT INJECTS $6M INTO PRODUCTION DEVELOPMENT  In 2017, Tuapse Sea Commercial Port JSC (TSCP, a company of UCL Holding) invested RUB 350.4 million (USD 6.1 million) in the development of its port infrastructure, which represents a 32% year-on-year increase. In 2017, Tuapse Sea...
March 23rd, 2018 | Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Intermodal Asia 2018 opens tomorrow

Intermodal Asia 2018 opens tomorrow
Intermodal Asia 2018 opens tomorrow in Shanghai and will provide a three-day platform for the global intermodal industry to connect, do business and discuss market trends. Online registration is now closed but you can register for free on arrival to the event from 9am or register via WeChat  Over...
March 19th, 2018 | Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

EFIP members meet in Seville (ES) and discuss the strength of seagoing inland ports

EFIP members meet in Seville (ES) and discuss the strength of seagoing inland ports
Roland Hörner, the EFIP President On 16 March 2018, EFIP members gathered in Seville (Spain) for their annual General Assembly meeting. The meeting was hosted by the Port of Seville, located in the heart of the metropolitan area of Seville. On the occasion of the event, Angel Pulido Hernández, the...
March 16th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Vestas 11th Hour Racing boat back in the Volvo Ocean Race after Hong Kong set-back

Vestas 11th Hour Racing boat back in the Volvo Ocean Race after Hong Kong set-back
Vestas 11th Hour Racing’s yacht going back on the water in Auckland Official logistics provider GAC Pindar delivered yacht and replacement bow to Auckland for repairs Auckland, New Zealand, 16 March 2018 – The Vestas 11th Hour Racing team has come back from a major set-back to join the line-up...
March 16th, 2018 | Logistics, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Europe’s largest transport research conference in April in Vienna

Europe’s largest transport research conference in April in Vienna
. Austria will be at the heart of future mobility from 16-19thApril The 7th edition of the “Transport Research Arena” (TRA 2018), the largest transport research conference in Europe, will be held on 16-19th April in Vienna. Around 3,000 experts from all over the world will be discussing...
March 16th, 2018 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Aviation, Canals, Car trade, Emissions, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Turning point for Italy and Switzerland on the railway and logistics axis

Turning point for Italy and Switzerland on the railway and logistics axis
A full house attending the conference The ports of Genoa and Savona target 750-metre long cargo trains which will guarantee competitive fares and will favour a rebalancing between Northern and Southern European ranges. The Genoa and Savona Port Authority confirm over 2 billion public and private investments...
March 15th, 2018 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

GEODIS launches online pricing and online pricing booking for air and ocean shipments globally

GEODIS launches online pricing and online pricing booking for air and ocean shipments globally
Via its Intelligent Real-Time Information System IRIS, GEODIS is now offering online quotations and online shipment bookings. The global supply chain operator enhanced its state-of-the-art e-suite with a fast and user friendly solution for its freight forwarding customers worldwide. Within just a few...
March 13th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

A new independent tool to obtain freight tariff, starts in Panama

A new independent tool to obtain freight tariff, starts in Panama
Rommel Troetsch Panama, a leader in maritime connectivity in the region, according to the United Nations Office for Trade and Development (UNCTAD), lacked a tool that would allow Panamanian importers and exporters to take advantage of this maritime and air connectivity. However, recently, the only web...
March 12th, 2018 | Aviation, Logistics, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Trans Global Projects expands network with new Turkey office

Trans Global Projects expands network with new Turkey office
Murat Aksu, Managing Director of TGP Turkey. The international project logistics specialist Trans Global Projects (TGP) has opened a new office in Istanbul, Turkey, at the beginning of March 2018.  The latest addition to TGP’s global network operates as Trans Global Proje Lojistik Limited Sirketi...
March 12th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More

Dualog says Shipping must prepare for a different future

Dualog says Shipping must prepare for a different future
Morten Lind-Olsen, CEO of Dualog Shipping should start to prepare itself for a future where total emphasis will be placed on the efficient and digitised movement of goods along the supply chain rather than on the individual components of the chain such as the ships themselves, according to one of the...
March 12th, 2018 | Insight, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More