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2014 Media Kit

Intermodal

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CSX announces first Environmental Award winners

AJOT | April 22, 2009 | Intermodal

CSX Transportation (CSXT) announced the winners of its first-annual Environmental Awards recognizing customers that have reduced their carbon emissions on the freight they ship by relying on CSX Transportation. Read More »

Premium Article  New opportunities for short-sea shipping

Peter Buxbaum | April 19, 2009 | Intermodal | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Short-sea carriers, those water transportation providers that shuttle containers back and forth between hub and feeder ports, are experiencing the same contraction in volumes as the rest of the industry. Yet some of them still feel the time is ripe to exp Read More »

BNSF cuts intermodal shipping time by more than 12 hours

AJOT | April 08, 2009 | Intermodal

In first quarter 2009, BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) achieved a 12-hour reduction in average transit time for domestic and international intermodal traffic over first quarter 2008. BNSF also improved shipment availability in some lanes by as much as 20 hour Read More »

Horizon Freight Lines thrives in tough conditions

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Intermodal

Horizon Freight Lines, Inc. was founded in 1937 by Indiana native Ezra Satter. Then a one-man, one-truck operation, it served areas of southern Indiana hauling general commodities and providing household moving services. This once tiny business has since Read More »

Central Freight Lines implements Cheetah Freight

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Intermodal

Cheetah Software Services, Inc., a software-as-a-service (SaaS) transportation logistics solutions provider, announced that Central Freight Lines has implemented the Cheetah Freight solution. Central Freight, an LTL carrier servicing roughly the central t Read More »

CN announces operations leadership appointments

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Intermodal

Gordon Trafton, currently senior vice-president, Southern Region, becomes senior vice-president, Strategic Acquisitions and Integration. His first assignment is the continued, successful integration of the former EJ&E railway into CN's network. In additio Read More »

Premium Article  Chemical industry addresses logistics issues

Karen Thuermer | April 05, 2009 | Intermodal

Up economy, down economy, chemicals are central to everything that is manufactured in the world. It’s important business to worldwide seaports, regions, national employment and consumers. That because it’s an industry that converts raw materials such as o Read More »

DB wins contract for rail project in Mongolia

AJOT | April 05, 2009 | Intermodal

Experts from Deutsche Bahn will be responsible for the overall project planning for a new freight railway in southern Mongolia. This involves a 260-kilometer long line for the transport of coal to the Chinese border. The relevant contract was signed at th Read More »

ASPA issues RFEI in Garrows Bend intermodal terminal

AJOT | April 05, 2009 | Intermodal

The Alabama State Port Authority (ASPA) has issued a request for expression of interest (RFEI) in the 74-acre Garrows Bend Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) in which the Port Authority is seeking private sector participation from terminal oper Read More »

Premium Article  Maritime executives feel like weary boxers, conferees told

Paul Scott Abbott | March 29, 2009 | Intermodal | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

For maritime transportation industry executives, surviving the challenges of the current economic environment is akin to a battered boxer weathering blows in a championship bout. Read More »

US sues UP for $37 million

AJOT | March 29, 2009 | Intermodal

The government has filed two lawsuits against the Union Pacific Railroad Company for allegedly failing to prevent the use of its rail cars to smuggle large quantities of narcotics into the United States, the Justice Department announced today. The complai Read More »

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