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Rotterdam rail transport gains steam

AJOT | June 22, 2008 | Intermodal

In 2007, rail again achieved the strongest growth in hinterland container transport: 10.5%, to 905,000 teu. This also made it the only mode of hinterland transport to keep pace with the increase in total container throughput (+10.8%). Inland shipping was Read More »

Setback for Trans-Texas Corridor plan

AJOT | June 22, 2008 | Intermodal

The Teamsters Union hailed the Texas Department of Transportation's decision to upgrade US Highway 59 instead of building a new transportation corridor through the countryside. Read More »

UTU ratifies accord with freight railroads

AJOT | June 11, 2008 | Intermodal

Members of the United Transportation Union (UTU) have approved a new national agreement with the nation's major freight railroads, joining eleven other unions that had previously reached final agreements on new contracts. UTU, which represents almost one Read More »

Taddeo appointed Chairman of TICO Canada

AJOT | June 10, 2008 | Intermodal

TICO Canada Intermodal Equipment Solutions, Inc. -- a provider of flexible, efficient terminal and Intermodal equipment, systems and solutions -- announced the appointment of Dominic J. Taddeo as Chairman of the Board. Read More »

Premium Article  Congress sends President transportation legislation

AJOT | June 08, 2008 | Intermodal | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement after Congress sent to the President H.R. 1195, bipartisan legislation to help promote 40,000 American jobs in transportation and construction: Read More »

NS, short line railroads create options in New York

AJOT | June 08, 2008 | Intermodal

Norfolk Southern Corporation and 10 New York-based short line railroads have created a program to convert short-haul truck movements to rail. The "Empire Link" allows the short line railroads to market the excess rail freight capacity on NS' Southern Tier Read More »

Long Beach approves Clean Truck concession rules

AJOT | June 08, 2008 | Intermodal

Aiming to begin signups for trucking companies in July, the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners voted to approve the terms for truckers to join the unprecedented Clean Trucks Program, which will reduce trucking emissions 80% by 2012 at the Port of Lo Read More »

Schenker AG extends rail services to Europe

AJOT | May 28, 2008 | Intermodal

To meet the rising demand for rail based logistics, DB Schenker is now rolling out a new range of services in Europe: DB Schenkerrailog stands for rail based logistics and becomes an established component of DB Schenker's European land transport operation Read More »

Tucker Company joins ATA

AJOT | May 28, 2008 | Intermodal

Jeffrey Tucker, CEO of Tucker Company, Cherry Hill, NJ, has announced that the company has become a member of the American Trucking Association (ATA). The ATA, established in 1933, is the national voice for the trucking industry before Capitol Hill, regul Read More »

ATA to manage Distribution and LTL Carriers Association

AJOT | May 26, 2008 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) announced that it has assumed management of the Distribution and LTL Carriers Association, a Kansas City, MO-based organization that represents for-hire trucking companies engaged in local, regional and inter-regio Read More »

ATA urges Congress to act on GAO recommendations

AJOT | May 22, 2008 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations is again calling on Congress to help the trucking industry keep drug and alcohol abusers off the road and improve safety on the nation's highways by supporting efforts to enhance drug and alcohol testing for the nation's Read More »

ATA truck tonnage index fell 1.1% in April

AJOT | May 22, 2008 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 1.1% in April 2008. March's tonnage reading, meanwhile, fell 1.7% instead of the previously reported 3.2% drop. Read More »

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