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2014 Media Kit

Intermodal

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DB Schenker award goes to Dr. Petrick

AJOT | October 24, 2010 | Intermodal

The DB Schenker Award 2009, which carries a cash prize of EUR 10,000, goes to Dr. Anita Petrick from the Darmstadt University of Technology . The young female scientist beat competition from all over Europe with her dissertation entitled 'Multimodal produ Read More »

Ryder posts 62% higher profit, raises forecast

AJOT | October 24, 2010 | Intermodal

Trucking and logistics company Ryder System Inc reported a 62 percent percent rise in profit on stronger demand for commercial truck rentals and used vehicles and raised its profit forecast for the year. Read More »

YRC Worldwide’s improving outlook

AJOT | October 24, 2010 | Intermodal

U.S. trucker YRC Worldwide said it expects to report a financial position for the third quarter that will more than satisfy requirements of a key credit agreement with lenders.

YRC, which has been struggling to stay out of bankruptcy, said da Read More »

CSX CEO sees no new rail mergers, buyouts

AJOT | October 14, 2010 | Intermodal

The head of CSX Corp said he does not expect any new mergers or buyouts in the North American railroad sector, saying the prices involved -- and the regulatory obstacles that need to be cleared -- are just too high.

In an interview with Reute Read More »

CN signs VMA with Sauk Village, Ill.

AJOT | October 14, 2010 | Intermodal

CN announced it has reached a voluntary mitigation agreement (VMA) with the Village of Sauk Village, Ill., located approximately 30 miles south of Chicago, addressing the municipality's environmental and safety concerns with CN's acquisition of the Elgin, Read More »

CSX profit tops street view

AJOT | October 14, 2010 | Intermodal

CSX Corp reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit, citing rising freight volumes in nearly all its markets.

The railroad, one of the largest in the United States, reported a third-quarter profit of $414 million, or $1.08 a share, up Read More »

Russian government approves TransContainer IPO

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Intermodal

The Russian government has approved the long-awaited initial public offering of an almost 35 percent stake in freight operator TransContainer, clearing the way for the state rail monopoly to raise upto $525 million. The shares will be sold "at a price no Read More »

Rising trucking costs to add to U.S. retailer woes

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Intermodal

U.S. retailers, already feeling pressure from rising raw material costs and higher wages in China and elsewhere, face the added threat of growing land transportation costs as they move toward 2011.

Truckload rates are expected to rise by 10 p Read More »

Russian rail seeks Freight One investor

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Intermodal

Russian Railways is looking to sell a controlling stake in its Freight One unit to a strategic investor, a senior official from the state rail monopoly was quoted as saying.

Russian Railways had previously talked about an IPO of Freight One b Read More »

Key figure of U.S. chemical demand rises

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Intermodal

Chemical shipments on U.S. railroads rose 6.7 percent last week, the Association of American Railroads said.

Chemicals shipments on trains, called rail car loadings, are a measure of demand for products ranging from plastics to fertilizers. Read More »

Kenya invites new bids for cross-country railway

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Intermodal

Kenya Railways has invited fresh bids for work on a railway to run between the port city of Mombasa and the Ugandan capital Kampala, expected to triple train speeds and increase regional trade.

Kenya Railways said in a newspaper advertisement Read More »

Schulz is the new head of Intermodal at DB Schenker Rail

AJOT | October 12, 2010 | Intermodal

Andreas Schulz is the new Head of the Intermodal Market Unit at DB Schenker Rail Deutschland AG. The 42-year-old is thus assuming responsibility for the tasks previously performed by Karsten Sachsenr'der, who held this position since the beginning of the Read More »

Premium Article  Gearing up for regs on sanitary food transport

Peter Buxbaum | October 07, 2010 | Air Cargo | Intermodal | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

FDA announcement seeks industry input
Back in April, the Food and Drug Administration announced an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) on implementing the Sanitary Food Transportation Act of 2005. The announcement was described as Read More »

Trucking company continues growth in a stalled economy

AJOT | October 07, 2010 | Intermodal

Mountain Valley Express, a privately held service-oriented LTL company, announces the opening of their newest service center, located in West Sacramento, CA. Scott Blevins, President of Mountain Valley Express, commented, "MVE finds itself in a strong gro Read More »

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