AJOT | December 07, 2022 | Intermodal | Logistics | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech
Today, World Group, an American-owned global transportation and logistics organization, announced the acquisition of Pacific Cascade, comprised of Pacific Cascade Distribution, LLC, and Pacific Cascade Trucking, LLC, both headquartered in Sumner, Washington.
In January a new train service will operate five departures a week between Stockholm Norvik Port and the Eskilstuna Intermodal Terminal. This railway link will connect Stockholm Norvik to a larger railway network, offering customers more sustainable and cost-effective transport solutions.
AJOT | December 07, 2022 | Energy | Alternative | Logistics
Photovoltaic system generates 40 percent of the electricity required at the Altenrhein facility / Additional solar installations cover as much as one-tenth of the electricity consumed by logistics terminals in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
Interstate Cold Storage (ICS), a leader in frozen warehousing, shipping and distribution, announces the appointment of Connor Trast as an information technology technician. In this internal support role, Trast will ensure the company’s technical systems are operating at peak performance to safeguard against security threats and facilitate maximum employee productivity.
Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, is celebrating 25 years of quality without question service at the Puerto Rico service center.
The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, fell 0.8% in October from September, falling for the first month after two months of growth, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS). From October 2021 to October 2022 the index rose 2.6%.
AJOT | December 07, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping
The year 2022 was all about tight capacity and exceptionally high container rates. Towards the latter half of the year, the prices started to plummet and continue to crash as we transition into the new year, according to the market forecaster issued today by Container xChange, the online container logistics platform.