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US infrastructure woes: A roadblock to growth

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Intermodal

Long famous for its top-notch highways and passion for cars, the United States is letting bridges rust as traffic chokes overburdened roads, threatening a pillar of its economic strength.

A prime example of this neglect is the Brent Spence Bridge over Read More »

Insource saves clients over $1 Billion on parcel shipping

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Intermodal

Insource Spend Management Group, a leading provider of third party rate negotiation services, announced it has hit a milestone of exceeding $1 billion in parcel savings for its clients. Many Fortune 500 clients have individually saved tens of millions by Read More »

Premium Article  Baltimore DCs handle types of products with national reach

Karen Thuermer | August 14, 2011 | Intermodal

An undisputed strength of the Port of Baltimore is its community and variety of distribution centers (DCs) and warehouses. Thanks to Baltimore’s geographic location between Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia, and its rail and highway connections to market Read More »

Premium Article  Old Dominion opens container drayage facility in MD

AJOT | August 14, 2011 | Intermodal

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has announced the opening of a new container drayage site to serve all ports and container yards in the Baltimore area.

The new site – the third new container drayage facility Old Dominion has opened this year – will off Read More »

Premium Article  Glen Raven’s China operations, as all others, practices JIT Logistics

Karen Thuermer | August 14, 2011 | Intermodal | Photos | Transport Intermediaries

Harold Hill describes his company, Glen Raven Technical Fabrics, as a 130+ year old start up. But as Karen Thuermer reports, Glen Raven’s cutting edge manufacturing logistic skills contribute to the company’s abi ity to continuously reinvent itself. Read More »

Old Dominion names Nowak VP of Midwest Region

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Intermodal

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has named Darek Nowak vice president of the company's Midwest Region.

Nowak has more than 20 years of experience in the transportation industry and has been with Old Dominion for 13 years. He previously served as manager Read More »

Stella Jones Q2 profit rises on demand for railway ties

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Intermodal

Stella Jones, a maker of railway ties and treated wood utility poles for electricity and telecom companies, reported a higher second-quarter profit on strong demand for maintenance and special projects.

The company also raised its semi-annual dividend Read More »

US firms plan rail expansion to profit from oil spread

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Intermodal

Logistics firms are accelerating plans to build crude-by-rail terminals in the United States as shippers look to transport more oil on railroads to capture massive oil price spreads between the country's northern and southern regions.

Logistics firm M Read More »

British police step up nationwide war on metals theft

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Intermodal

British police raided scrap yards in a nationwide campaign on Friday after steeply climbing prices of metals like copper led to a 26 percent rise in thefts this year, causing huge economic losses from halted trains and power blackouts.

Authorities are Read More »

Genesee & Wyoming Q2 beats expectations

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Intermodal

Genesee & Wyoming Inc., which owns and operates short line and regional railroads, reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings, helped by a 70 percent rise in freight revenue.

The Greenwich, Connecticut-based company also said it agreed to buy t Read More »

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