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Dow deploys SmartChain’ to monitor & secure chemical tank rail cars

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Intermodal

Savi's SmartChain' Asset Management software now is being utilized by The Dow Chemical Company's Toxic Inhalation Hazard (TIH) rail tank car fleet to automatically monitor the location and security status of the hazardous materials they transport. The so Read More »

US Airways, Continental & Northwest award contracts to WFS at Baltimore

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Air Cargo

Worldwide Flight Services' (WFS) extensive cargo handling operation in North America has received a major boost with three new contracts from Continental Airlines, Northwest Airlines and US Airways at Baltimore Washington International Airport. Read More »

FreightScan established in Asian Pacific Region

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Air Cargo

FreightScan, LLC, a leader in the development and deployment of innovative technology solutions for the freight and logistics industry, announced it has recently completed a series of evaluations of its FS100 automated cargo scanning system, including wit Read More »

Crowley appoints Atkinson VP Government Contracts

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Crowley Maritime Corporation announced that Steve Atkinson has been appointed vice president of government contracts and business development for Crowley's technical services business unit. In this new position, Atkinson will report to Steve Collar, seni Read More »

Crowley equipment acquisitions $21 million in 2008

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Crowley Maritime Corporation's liner services equipment fleet is continuing to grow this year with the acquisition of $21 million worth of containers, chassis, refrigerated containers, trailers and generator sets. Read More »

Aries Maritime Transport, Ltd. Q2 results

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Aries Maritime Transport, Limited reported its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2008. The following financial review discusses the results for the three months ended June 30, 2008 compared with the results for the three months Read More »

Arcade Acquisition Corp. to purchase 10 container vessels

AJOT | September 24, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Arcade Acquisition Corp. announced that it has entered into a series of agreements pursuant to which it has agreed to acquire ten (10) feeder service containerships (with a total capacity of 21,135 teu) for an aggregate purchase price of $261.7 million (t Read More »

Premium Article  CALIFORNIA PORTS 2008 - Sterling Transportation’s sterling schedule links L.A.-to-FL in three days

George Lauriat | September 21, 2008 | People | Interviews | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

Fifteen years ago Keith Davis, a transportation veteran, opened the doors at Sterling Transportation with the aim to serve a very particular market niche, expedited fixed day LTL (Less-than Truck-Load) service from California to Florida, or more specifica Read More »

Premium Article  CA PORTS 2008 - Global Shippers’ Forum urges universal scrapping of anti-trust exemption…

Leo Ryan | September 21, 2008 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Leading shipper associations around the world, including the United States, have urged countries in Asia, North America and elsewhere to follow the example of European reforms by eliminating long-entrenched, anti-trust exemptions for liner conferences. Read More »

Premium Article  CALIFORNIA PORTS 2008 - Port of Los Angeles’s mantra:

Paul Scott Abbott | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The philosophy at North America’s busiest containerport, the Port of Los Angeles, can be summed up in two words – “growing green.” Read More »

Premium Article  CALIFORNIA PORTS 2008 - Clean Truck Programs cleared for Oct. 1 start

Paul Scott Abbott | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

After months of heated conflict, the controversial programs of the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to begin replacing older, heavy-polluting drayage trucks appear to have a green light to proceed Oct. 1. Read More »

Premium Article  CALIFORNIA PORTS 2008 - Reluctant car buyers put brakes on Hueneme

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The ongoing slump in the US economy and the reluctance by US consumers to buy a new car or truck has led to a significant downturn in automobile and truck imports at one America’s largest West Coast autoports, Port Hueneme. Read More »

Premium Article  CALIFORNIA PORTS 2008 - Port of San Diego seeks to halt non-maritime development

Paul Scott Abbott | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

While voters throughout the nation will have the selection of the next resident of the White House in their hands, those in San Diego County could have the future of the Port of San Diego in theirs. Read More »

Premium Article  CALIFORNIA PORTS 2008 - A billion in spending makes Oakland a competitor

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Last year roughly 2.4 million teus, or about 1.36 million containers, moved through the Port of Oakland with 86% of that trade going to international ports 14% being delivered to domestic customers. Read More »

Global Ship Lease to acquire two 4,250 teu newbuildings

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Global Ship Lease, Inc, a rapidly growing containership owner and the twentieth largest in the industry, announced it has agreed to acquire two 4,250 teu newbuildings from German interests for approximately $77 million per vessel. The purchase is subject Read More »

TBS International Limited acquires first heavy-lift tweendecker

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

TBS International Limited announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the M.V. CEC Cardigan, to be renamed M.V. Zia Belle, a 1997 built, 8,874 dwt heavy-lift multipurpose tweendecker with two 150 ton cranes, combinable up to 300 tons. TBS h Read More »

Peterson Awarded 2007 Thomas Crowley Trophy

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Chris Peterson, vice president of west coast services for Crowley Maritime Corporation's Pacific/Alaska region, was awarded a 2007 Thomas Crowley trophy, the company's highest honor, at ceremonies yesterday in Seattle. Created 20 years ago, the Thomas C Read More »

World’s largest car carrier marks new Charleston service

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The world’s largest and most efficient car carrier made its maiden call at the Port of Charleston’s Union Pier Terminal, representing additional ship calls and increased roll-on roll-off capacity for Charleston’s customers. Read More »

Tri-City Regional Port District moves forward with multi-million dollar investments

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Illinois' Tri-City Regional Port District is preparing for another year of exciting growth under the guidance of a new slate of officers recently appointed by its Board of Commissioners. At the annual Port Board Meeting, Granite City residents Ed Hagnauer Read More »

Summit Logistics International & Kaitong Logistics Co., Ltd. service agreement in Asia

AJOT | September 21, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Summit Logistics International ('Summit') announced that they have entered into a service agreement with Kaitong Logistics Company, Ltd., ('Kaitong') to provide seamless feeder services within the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River Delta region Read More »

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