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2014 Media Kit

Intermodal

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Report targets 10 steps to boost multimodal network

AJOT | November 25, 2007 | Intermodal

Theodore Prince and Thomas Finkbiner, two well-known transportation experts (see related article, issue 401 - page 4), released the first report specifically focused on the future needs of a truly intermodal transportation system and proposed 10 sp Read More »

Intermodal holds its own in 3Q

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Intermodal volume in the third quarter was the second-best ever recorded during any three-month period, despite a difficult freight environment that included declining import traffic and sluggish domestic demand. Read More »

Thamesport celebrates record-breaking rail volumes

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Thamesport (London), Limited is celebrating breaking the record for the number of containers handled by its rail terminal. Volumes reached an all-time high in the October, when a total of 6,007 units were handled, breaking the previous record of 5,411, se Read More »

UPS Freight launches reliability guarantee

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Intermodal

Starting with the new year, UPS Freight will back its on-time performance reliability with the same type of service guarantee that long has been enjoyed by UPS's small package customers. Read More »

Premium Article  Intermodal facing changes and challenges

Peter Buxbaum | November 04, 2007 | Intermodal

“Logistics will go out of business if we build a true intermodal system,” said Carmichael, the Senior Chairman of the Board of the Intermodal Transportation Institute of the University of Denver. “Right now, logistics is the science of how to get a ton of Read More »

Premium Article  NITL, IANA leaders focus on capacity, security issues

Paul Scott Abbott | November 04, 2007 | Intermodal | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

As two leading transportation associations prepare to meet Nov. 9-14 in Atlanta, the presidents of the groups are focusing on the related issues of sufficient intermodal capacity and the impacts of heightened security demands. . . Read More »

Schenker acquires Spain-Tir in Spain and Portugal

AJOT | October 28, 2007 | Intermodal

With the acquisition and integration of the Spanish logistics services provider Spain-Tir, Schenker is continuing to build on its market leadership in the field of European land transport. Customers now have access to a procurement and distribution networ Read More »

Rail bill delivers improved safety

AJOT | October 28, 2007 | Intermodal

"It's been a decade since rail safety laws expired in this country, and accidents have increased 29% during that same time. It's high time that rail corporations put their workers and the public ahead of their profits and institute some common sense chang Read More »

CN opens C$20-million terminal in Prince George, BC

AJOT | October 21, 2007 | Intermodal

CN began operation of its Prince George intermodal and distribution center terminal, which will play a significant role in generating backhaul traffic destined for Asian markets via the new Port of Prince Rupert, BC, container terminal that opens in Octob Read More »

Weber acquires new fleet of temperature-controlled trailers

AJOT | October 21, 2007 | Intermodal

To service the expanding temperature-controlled less-than-truckload (LTL) market needs throughout the West Coast, Weber Distribution, a leading West Coast logistics and supply chain management provider for more than 83 years, has acquired a new fleet of 1 Read More »

Premium Article  Target Corp. executive urges better use of shipping assets

Paul Scott Abbott | October 14, 2007 | Intermodal

A top transportation executive of retail giant Target Corp. believes a collaborative approach to using shipping assets and implementation of a national freight policy are critical to the smooth flow of goods through the supply chain. Read More »

CMA CGM expands rail freight operations

AJOT | October 07, 2007 | Intermodal

CMA RAIL, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CMA CGM, will become the management holding company of CMA CGM's worldwide rail operations (in Europe, India, China and North Africa) as of October 2007. Read More »

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