Transport Intermediaries

Dachser handles logistics for the world’s second largest solar park

AJOT | September 22, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

At the end of August the big day had come: three months ahead of plan, juwi Solar GmbH and German Federal Government Commissioner for the New Federal States, Wolfgang Tiefensee, inaugurated the world's second-largest photovoltaic installation. The interna Read More »

GPLN admitted to SC&RA

AJOT | September 17, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

The Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN) announced that it has been admitted to the American-based Specialized Carriers and Riggers Association (SC&RA). Read More »

Boeing, Denmark’s Damco to pursue logistics breakthroughs

AJOT | September 15, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Boeing and Danish logistics company Damco, part of the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group, announced 4 September that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to pursue the development of industrial and technological logistics tools for improving glob Read More »

Campayo S.A. moves heavy loads for AVE Train Madrid-Valencia Project

AJOT | September 15, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Newly appointed member for the global network Cargo Equipment Experts CEE, Campayo S.A. from Madrid in Spain, arranged for safe shifting and transporting heavy Plasser Profiling Machines and Plasser Tamping Machines with weights upto 70 tons for the AVE T Read More »

Yunta named General Manager, Customized Brokers

AJOT | September 10, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Crowley's logistics group announced that Nelly Yunta has been named general manager of Customized Brokers, Crowley's customs brokerage company in Miami. In her new position, Yunta will be responsible for the coordination of operations activities for Custo Read More »

A.P. Moller ’ Maersk’s logistics services now trading as Damco

AJOT | September 10, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

The A.P. Moller ' Maersk Group's logistics activities started trading as Damco on September 7, 2009.

Damco is the result of the integration of the company's supply chain management activities previously braded as Maersk Logistics and its forw Read More »

Agility wins major logistics contract from RasGas

AJOT | September 10, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a global provider of integrated logistics solutions, has been awarded a major new contact in Qatar by RasGas, the country's premier liquefied natural gas (LNG) enterprise. The scope of the multi-million dollar contract comprises global freight fo Read More »

Advance shows its heavyweight ‘bottle’ in Poland

AJOT | September 03, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

International freight forwarder, Advance International Transport, is working on a major project freight management contract on behalf of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), shipping thousands of tons of machinery and material to support the construction of Read More »

Stirling Capital Investments’ 1mln sq ft building wins LEED Gold certification

AJOT | August 31, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Stirling Capital Investments announced it has achieved its second LEED Gold certification from the US Green Building Council (USGBC). This time for Distribution Centre 1 (DC1), a one million-square-foot industrial distribution building constructed within Read More »

Project cargo forwarders expand membership categories

AJOT | August 24, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Transport equipment owners, operators and other service providers have been invited to join the Project Professionals Group following the overdimensional freight forwarding network's decision to introduce new membership categories. Read More »

Panalpina awarded business by Thomson Mexico

AJOT | August 24, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Panalpina has been nominated by Thomson Premises Connected (TPC) as official logistics provider in Mexico. The scope of business includes 2,000 sqm of bonded warehouse space and domestic distribution nationwide. Read More »

New Marketing Manager in North America for GAC Shipping

AJOT | August 24, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC announced the appointment of Wally Holm as Shipping Marketing Manager for North America & the Caribbean. Based in Houston, Holm replaces Darren Martin, who has recently been promoted to General Manager Shipping, for GAC USA, based in Philadelphia. Read More »

Bunzl Distribution USA streamlines inbound supply chain

AJOT | August 24, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Management Dynamics, a leading provider of Global Trade Management (GTM) solutions, today announced that Bunzl Distribution USA, Inc., a supplier of disposable paper and plastic packaging supplies, implemented the Supply Chain Visibility and Trade Import Read More »

Woodland opens regional distribution center in Rotherham, UK

AJOT | August 24, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

The Woodland Group has opened a new warehouse and logistics facility in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, which becomes a key regional distribution center for the group's activities. Read More »

Martinez appointed V.P. Backstage Cargo U.S.A.

AJOT | August 24, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Maggie Martinez has been appointed Vice President-Backstage Cargo U.S.A., an airfreight forwarder specializing in transporting a wide range of equipment and supplies for the $100 billion entertainment industry. Read More »

Panalpina Japan goes operational

AJOT | August 18, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Panalpina and the NYK Group have agreed to realign the level of their current cooperation in Japan. Panalpina Japan will entirely in-source the air and ocean freight operations effective January 2010. In line with an earlier agreement communicated in Febr Read More »

Choosing the right freight forwarder

AJOT | August 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Choosing the right freight forwarder to support your transportation efforts to the next city or the next continent never has been more critical than during the current crippling recession--despite the fact that it may be abating. Selecting the correct fo Read More »

FedEx expands freight forwarding presence globally

AJOT | August 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

FedEx Trade Networks, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., announced its expanded global presence with new freight forwarding offices in Asia and Latin America. Read More »

WWPC appoints Royal Cargo Combined Logistics Inc. in The Philippines

AJOT | August 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

With immediate effect the leading project cargo forwarder in The Philippines, Royal Cargo Combined Logistics Inc, is appointed as exclusive member for the WWPC. Read More »

DHL rolls out pan-European in-bound supply chain solution for Jaguar Land Rover

AJOT | August 06, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Supply Chain has launched a pan-European, in-bound logistics solution for Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), resulting in considerable cost reduction and more responsive logistics planning. This follows the successful implementation of the UK parts collection s Read More »