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Europa Invests £2 Million in Growing Fleet
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:54

Europa Road, a dedicated division of one of Europe’s leading logistics operators, Europa Worldwide Group, has recently invested £2 million in 23 new Renault trucks. 80 per cent of Europa’s fleet is now under two years old.

Europa was...

BIFA names new Chairman
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 09:30

Mark Bromley has succeeded Fred Osborn as the elected National Chairman of BIFA – the British International Freight Association – for a two-year period.

Osborn becomes Immediate Vice-Chairman for a two-year term. Alongside him is Joh...

GAC completes complex project
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 08:49

Logistics services provider GAC has reported on a successful project to transport 500 tonnes of equipment from the UK, The Netherlands and Germany for the Northern Caspian Yuri Korchagin oil field being developed by Lukoil

GAC staff...

GAC completes complex project
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 08:49

Logistics services provider GAC has reported on a successful project to transport 500 tonnes of equipment from the UK, The Netherlands and Germany for the Northern Caspian Yuri Korchagin oil field being developed by Lukoil

GAC staff...

Tough ‘Brexit’ terms could prompt UK pivot to emerging markets
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 16:46

The UK will try to spark its economy through trade with emerging markets if it is unable to preserve the basic outlines of its current relationship with European Union trading partners, says the Agility Mid-Year Emerging Markets Review.

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Sequoia grows at ASM
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 14:29

Agency Sector Management (ASM) has launched a major upgrade of its Sequoia software, which now gives users a complete freight management system, from job and shipment management and documentation through to Customs declarations, job costing...

CMA CGM and Seatrade launch a unique cooperation
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:33

The CMA CGM Group and SEATRADE Group have announced their collaboration on the creation of a new vessel sharing agreement incorporating the services known by CMA CGM as PAD and by Seatrade as MERIDIAN.

This unique service will link N...

Impact and Konecranes/Gottwald win orders
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 15:36

Konecranes Lift Trucks and Impact have worked together to develop a bespoke container handler for bulk logistics specialists Bertschi UK to ensure maximum efficiency at its Middlesbrough base. 

The 45 tonne reach stacker has a 33 ton...

BSH picks Wincanton
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 07:56

Wincanton has been selected to provide logistics support to new customer BSH Home Appliances Ltd the European market leader in household appliances with four key brands: Bosch, Siemens, Neff and Gaggenau.

Wincanton will handle inboun...

C.H. Robinson opens strategic ocean gateway in Europe
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 07:35

C.H. Robinson has opened a new less than container load (LCL) gateway in Antwerp, Belgium. The Antwerp LCL gateway expands the Company’s European gateway network which includes air and ocean facilities in the UK, Germany and Italy.

W...

COSCO and SIPG get OOCL
Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 14:26

COSCO SHIPPING Holdings Co. Ltd. (“COSCO SHIPPING Holdings”; SHA: 601919; HKEx: 1919), a majority owned subsidiary of China COSCO SHIPPING
Corporation Ltd, Shanghai International Port (Group) Co., Ltd (“SIPG”; SHA: 600018) and Orient ...

CS Wind buys massive Reach Stackers from CES
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 13:54

The CES Group offers innovative material handling and transport systems as well as technical customer service.

Through its plant in Italy it develops and produces the world's first Reach Stacker with variable wheelbase and side-mount...

CS Wind buys massive Reach Stackers from CES
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 13:54

The CES Group offers innovative material handling and transport systems as well as technical customer service.

Through its plant in Italy it develops and produces the world's first Reach Stacker with variable wheelbase and side-mount...

UK freight forwarders welcome Customs fallback system
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 16:28

The British International Freight Association has welcomed the news that an electronic back up system that would prevent the catastrophic impact of a systems failure by the HMRC CHIEF (Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight) system h...

Europa Worldwide looks to acquire
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 09:03

Following its most successful year to date, leading independent logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group has officially announced it is on the acquisition trail.

Europa Worldwide Group is a privately-owned operator which delivers ai...

Tilbury helps with Entertainment Resort
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 08:16

London Resort Company Holdings (“LRCH”) has announced that the company has reached a Memorandum of Understanding with Port of Tilbury London Limited (“POTL”) to use the Port and its facilities as the main location for storage, loading, disc...

Long to succeed Mears
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 11:31

Genesee & Wyoming has announced the appointment of Gary R. Long as Chief Executive Officer of its UK/Europe operating region, which is led by the UK’s Freightliner. He succeeds Russell Mears, who will transition to the role of Senior Ad...

Port of Hull secures new Polish/Baltic sailing with Unifeeder
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 09:25

ABP have announced that market leader for container transportation, Unifeeder have confirmed their second Polish/Baltic sailing to the Humber will call at the port of Hull. This additional service will compliment the existing weekly Immingh...

CMA CGM re-brands
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 10:39

An extraordinary entrepreneurial adventure, CMA CGM is a family business which has become a world leader in just 39 years. Today it unveils its new ambition through a new slogan, a new visual identity and new graphic identity. This new ambi...

MSC picks London Gateway
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 10:33

MSC’s West Africa Service has started calling at DP World London Gateway.

MSC Sabrina was the first vessel to call at the UK’s most integrated logistics facility on the reconfigured service, on Tuesday, June, 27th.

The West Af...

Port of Tilbury unveils plan to reinvigorate rail freight offering
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 08:28

The Port of Tilbury has unveiled its plans to reinvigorate its rail offering at the latest Rail Freight Group conference hosted at Orsett Hall, Thurrock, on Wednesday 28th June. With three rail terminals in the port and the Essex Thameside...

Pentalver unveils new brand identity
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 15:35

Pentalver Transport has unveiled its new brand identity following its acquisition by Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) in May of this year. Pentalver has commenced re-branding its intermodal container terminals at each of the four major...

World’s largest container ship calls at the Port of Felixstowe
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:40

The world’s largest container ship, the 21,413 TEU OOCL Hong Kong, has made its maiden call at Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe.

The call represented a double celebration it also marked the return of OOCL to the UK’s largest contai...

Rosslare to grow?
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 09:42

The Irish Rail owned Rosslare Europort in the South East of Ireland has featured prominently in the Irish Rail response to the Governments ‘National Planning Framework’ consultation. The National Planning Framework is the plan that sets out...

Women win Awards...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 08:01

Recently, there have been three awards celebrating the successes of the women working in logistics and transport. Below is a summary of the roll of honour...

 

Inspirational women recognised at 10th FTA everywoman in T...

Women win Awards...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 08:01

Recently, there have been three awards celebrating the successes of the women working in logistics and transport. Below is a summary of the roll of honour...

 

Inspirational women recognised at 10th FTA everywoman in T...

Maritime and MSC continue to grow
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 17:30

Maritime Transport has introduced new vehicles to their dedicated vehicle fleet for Mediterranean Shipping Company (UK) Limited as they both continue to experience growth in 2017.

The relationship between Maritime, the UKs largest pr...

Tilbury begins consultation for new terminal
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:09

The Port of Tilbury begins its formal statutory consultation on Monday 19 June to seek further views from local communities and other stakeholders on its proposals to build a new port terminal and associated facilities near to the current p...

FTA urges Customs rethink
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 09:01

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), which represents the UK’s freight and logistics industry, has called for the new government to review its decision to leave the EU Customs Union, given the confusion caused by the results of the Gene...

FTA urges Customs rethink
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 09:01

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), which represents the UK’s freight and logistics industry, has called for the new government to review its decision to leave the EU Customs Union, given the confusion caused by the results of the Gene...

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