CSX CEO comments on investment in rail industry before Congress

AJOT | March 12, 2008 | Intermodal

CSX Corporation announced that CSX Chief Executive Officer, Michael Ward, testified in a hearing before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Material Read More »

North American commercial vehicle telematics market ripe with growth potential

AJOT | March 12, 2008 | Intermodal

After experiencing lukewarm initial growth, the North American commercial vehicle telematics market appears poised to experience a second wave of technology innovations, application penetration and market growth. Specifically, multi-modal communication ne Read More »

Emirates announces flights to Los Angeles

AJOT | March 12, 2008 | Air Cargo

Emirates, one world's most successful and fastest-growing international airlines, is set to expand its network even further this year with the start of services to the West Coast of the US On September 1st, 2008, Emirates will open its third US gateway wi Read More »

UltraShipTMS’ launches internatonal and domestic airfreight management solution

AJOT | March 12, 2008 | Air Cargo

Ultra Logistics Inc. announced it has launched a new version of UltraShipTMS' that allows shippers to manage the domestic and international airfreight tendering process in real-time at the lowest possible cost. Read More »

DHX introduces Oahu-Maui container service

AJOT | March 12, 2008 | Liner Shipping

A new, low-cost weekly container service between Oahu and Maui now is being offered by DHX-Dependable Hawaiian Express, one of the largest transportation companies serving the Islands. Read More »

Hellenic Carriers Reports 2007 Results

AJOT | March 11, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Hellenic Carriers Limited, an international provider of marine transportation services, which owns and operates a fleet of six drybulk vessels that transport iron ore, grain, steel products and minor bulk cargoes, today announced its full year results for Read More »

Baltic Exchange Budget Disappointment

AJOT | March 11, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Baltic Exchange believes that the changes to the UK's non-domiciled resident tax regime announced in today's Budget will cause huge damage to London's position as the leading international maritime services centre. Read More »

Maersk Group Sells Car Carriers

AJOT | March 11, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Reports from Copenhagen confirm that the necessary approvals for the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group's sale of car carriers to H'egh Autoliners have been obtained. Read More »

Port of Tacoma signs Memorandum of Intent with Puyallup Tribe

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

At a special Port of Tacoma Commission meeting on Feb. 14, Port of Tacoma Commissioners authorized entering into a Memorandum of Intent with the Puyallup Tribe, Marine View Ventures and SSA Marine that focuses on cooperation and coordination of new termin Read More »

TTS alliance pursues London Gateway

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

TTS Port Equipment is heading an alliance of leading industry names to bid for the prestigious London Gateway Port automated container terminal project. Read More »

AAPA names Senator Byrd 2008 ‘Port Person of the Year’

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

US Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV) will be honored as the American Association of Port Authorities' (AAPA) "Port Person of the Year" at the port association's annual Washington People's Luncheon on April 1 in Washington, D.C.'s historic Willard Intercontinental H Read More »

Sixth consecutive year of growth for VPA

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Virginia posted its sixth consecutive year of growth having handled 2.128 million teus in 2007, eclipsing the previous year's mark by 82,000 teus. Read More »

Target starts

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Target Logistic Services is creating its own transportation "common market" with daily trucking service between Malaysia, Thailand & Singapore. Read More »

O’Brien Warehousing & Transportation opens RI CFS

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

O'Brien Warehousing & Transportation has opened a new Container Freight Station service located in Warwick, Rhode Island. O'Brien Warehousing & Transportation is now an authorized US Custom Bonded Container Freight Station. Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel begins construction at DLC

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel, one of the world's leading logistics companies, has begun construction of its state-of-the-art facility in Dubai Logistics City (DLC), set to become the world's largest supply chain community within Dubai World Central (DWC) - the huge cit Read More »

Intermodal volume slows amid economic weakness

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Intermodal

Intermodal volume in the fourth-quarter was helped by a 2.7% rise in domestic traffic, which was achieved at a time when the US economy was slumping. Read More »

Ports America Group celebrates opening of multimodal facility in Toluca, M’xico

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Intermodal

Puerta M'xico Intermodal Facility, located in the industrial zone of Toluca 65 kilometers west of M'xico City, recently celebrated its grand opening with a luxurious evening reception followed by an on-site ribbon cutting, which was attended by the State Read More »

CN challenges creeping re-regulation of rail grain transportation in Canada

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | International Trade

CN, saying it's compelled to oppose the continued erosion of its grain profits by creeping re-regulation, urged the Canadian government to stay the course toward a commercial framework for grain transportation. Read More »

China to work with WTO on financial info case

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | International Trade

China said it will respond through World Trade Organization channels to a case brought by the European Union and the United States over what they regard as unfair treatment of financial information providers in the country. Read More »

Slumping exports slow Canada’s 4th quarter growth

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | International Trade

Canada's economy went into a tailspin at the end of 2007 as exports to the United States waned, strengthening the chance of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Bank of Canada. Read More »