Swiss WorldCargo to increase capacity to Tel Aviv

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Air Cargo

Swiss WorldCargo, the air cargo division of Swiss International Air Lines Ltd., announced a significant increase of air cargo capacity between Zurich and Tel Aviv thanks to the introduction of an additional A-340 on this route. Read More »

FEDAGSA to bring global GSA members to participate in TIACA’s Air Cargo Forum 2008

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Air Cargo

FEDAGSA, the Federation of Airline General Sales Agents, is timing its 2008 AGM to allow some 100 GSA executives from more than 25 countries to also participate in TIACA's Air Cargo Forum & Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur (November 4-6). Read More »

APL exec to advise California on trade, goods movement

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Liner Shipping

John Bowe, President of the Americas for global container shipping line APL, has joined a state advisory committee created to strengthen California's role in international trade. Bowe's appointment to the Goods Movement and International Trade Advisory C Read More »

Senator Lines appoints CTO Shipping Agencies as new partner in Switzerland

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Liner Shipping

This agency, with 32 years of experience in the maritime industry, will thus be taking over the work of Senator's previous representative, MAT Marine AGENCIES AG, with the aim to build up a strong commercial position in Switzerland. Read More »

Crowley transports $2 million car to and from Puerto Rico

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Antique car enthusiasts in Puerto Rico were given a special treat this past weekend during the annual Gran Feria de Autos Antiguos when they got to see an extremely rare 1936 Duesenberg V-12. Read More »

Chubb adds international hull insurance to marine offerings

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The move follows Chubb's recent appointment of two veteran hull underwriters in London. The underwriters will review submissions on a worldwide basis from Chubb's box at Lloyd's of London. Chubb will continue to provide insurance through its global branch Read More »

CCNI Goes Global with full IAS Equipment Management Expanded relationship . . .

AJOT | February 20, 2008 | Liner Shipping

As part of a companywide commitment to provide high quality and timely information to its customers, Santiago, Chile-based CCNI has signed a multi-year agreement with International Asset Systems (IAS) for its CleanSource' connectivity service. They also e Read More »

Seaspan Reports Financial Results for Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2007

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Company's Strong Growth Leads to Record Revenue and Cash Available for Distribution for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Read More »

Oceanaut, Inc. Announces Termination of Agreement to Purchase Dry Bulk Vessels

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Oceanaut, Inc. today announced that it has mutually agreed with companies associated with members of the Restis family to terminate the definitive agreements pursuant to which it would have purchased nine dry bulk carriers for an aggregate purchase price Read More »

TBS International Limited Announces the Acquisition of a Handymax Bulk Carrier

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

TBS International Limited announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the M.V. Athinoula, to be renamed M.V. Canarsie Princess, a 1985 built, 42,842 dwt handymax bulk carrier. TBS has agreed to acquire this vessel charter free for $30.3 mil Read More »

Long Beach Approves Clean Trucks Plan

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

In a victory for clean air, the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners voted Tuesday, February 19, 2008, to approve the final elements of a landmark Clean Trucks Program that will replace and modernize the entire port trucking fleet to slash truck-relat Read More »

Last Mile Logistics Group Announces Acquisition Strategy

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Last Mile Logistics Group, Inc. announces its intent to acquire local providers of logistics services, focusing first on the Mid-Atlantic region. LMLG has already purchased Chesapeake Logistics, a Mid-Atlantic regional carrier that provides home delivery Read More »

CargoWise edi Suggests 10 Ways an Integrated CRM Tool Can Improve the Freight Forwarding Sales and O

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

According to Melinda Elmowy, Executive Vice President of Global Marketing for CargoWise ' edi, a leading provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and sales process for freig Read More »

CGL Opens Newest Station in Tampa, Florida

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Concert Group Logistics (CGL), a Downers Grove, Illinois-based leader in transportation logistics, has announced the opening of its Tampa Station in February 2008. CGL Tampa is owned by Anne Parker, Waasy Boddison and Peter van Gorp, and operated by Parke Read More »

Management change at Swissport Cargo Services

AJOT | February 19, 2008 | Air Cargo

Swissport International, the world's leading provider of ground handling services to the aviation sector, and Michel Jansen, Executive Vice President Cargo Services and head of the company's global airfreight handling activities, will part ways. Read More »

Premium Article  Statement of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Post AG

AJOT | February 18, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Bonn, February 18, 2008: At its meeting in Bonn today, the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Post AG accepted the decision of Klaus Zumwinkel (64) to resign from his office as Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Post AG. Read More »

MLL Adds Two U.S. Flag Ro/Ro Vessels to MSP and VISA

AJOT | February 18, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

ARLINGTON, Va., 19 February, 2008: Maersk Line, Limited (MLL) announces the addition of two U.S. flag roll-on/roll-off vessels in the Maritime Security Program (MSP) and Voluntary Intermodal Sealift Agreement (VISA). The two vessels will carry U.S. govern Read More »


AJOT | February 18, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Iselin, NJ - Ports America, the largest stevedoring and terminal operations company in North America, has appointed Peter Stone to the position of Chief Commercial Officer. Stone joins Ports America after having recently served as the Senior Vice Presiden Read More »

Descartes Launches Global Air Freight Service for Electronic Cargo Bookings

AJOT | February 18, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, a global on-demand software-as-a-service (SaaS) logistics solutions provider, announced the global availability of Descartes CargoBooker, a basic air freight electronic booking service aimed at small- and medium-sized air freight Read More »

Cargolux now offering six weekly services from Asia to Budapest

AJOT | February 18, 2008 | Air Cargo

Luxembourg, 5 February, 2008 - Europe's largest all-cargo carrier, Cargolux Airlines International S.A. of Luxembourg, will add a fourth weekly frequency from Hong Kong into Budapest, starting on 26 February, 2008, thus offering a total of 6 weekly servic Read More »