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Russia’s TransContainer eyes up to $481 mln from IPO

AJOT | October 27, 2010 | Intermodal

Russian Railways unit TransContainer is looking to raise up to $481 million from an initial public offering (IPO) of a nearly 35 percent stake as part of a big asset sale aimed at modernising the infrastructure giant.

The state rail monopoly Read More »

US proposes first fuel standards for trucks

AJOT | October 26, 2010 | Intermodal

The Obama administration proposed the first ever fuel efficiency and emissions standards for big tractor trailors and other commercial trucks that mainly run on diesel fuel.

The joint Transportation Department and Environmental Protection Age Read More »

Kansas City Southern profit tops estimates

AJOT | October 26, 2010 | Intermodal

U.S. railroad Kansas City Southern reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as freight volumes increased, sending its shares up nearly 5 percent.

The profit beat came despite a curb on revenue due to track damage caused by Hurricane A Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Rotterdam Designs Intermodalism into new Megaport

Stas Margaronis | October 24, 2010 | Intermodal | Ports & Terminals

In 2008 the Port of Rotterdam began its latest expansion project, Maasvlakte 2. Estimated to cost over $3 billion, the new maritime facility is expected to begin operations in 2013 and help Rotterdam more than triple its container handling to 38 million t Read More »

Union Pacific hiring, buying on outlook

AJOT | October 24, 2010 | Intermodal

Union Pacific Corp, the No. 1 U.S. railroad, is hiring, buying locomotives and shopping for properties around the United States, spurred by signs of an economic recovery, the railroad's top executive said.

"My expectations are it will be a po Read More »

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 »

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