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EL AL Cargo accelerates digital air cargo (DAC) adoption via WebCargo

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Technology

Total Movements delivered 50,000 m rail lines to Pune Metro project
Total Movements delivered 50,000 m rail lines to Pune Metro project

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project

Total Movements, member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) in India, was entrusted with the entire responsibility of receiving the cargo under the ship's hook till its delivery to the project site, including unloading & stacking.

R&B Global completes challenging project in Serbia
R&B Global completes challenging project in Serbia

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project

After their client had barged the cargo from the Netherlands to Pančevo in Serbia, R&B Global Projects were tasked to organise the transshipment in the riverport and transport to the final destination on the outskirts of Belgrade.

Volga-Dnepr Group is ready to review MC-21 freighter version
Volga-Dnepr Group is ready to review MC-21 freighter version

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Freighters

Last week during MAKS 2021, International Aviation and Space Salon held in Zhukovsky (Russia), Volga-Dnepr Group delegation headed by Chairman of the Board, Alexey Isaykin, visited MC-21-300 – the new generation Russian passenger plane which is going to be manufactured in several modifications from 150 up to 211 seats.

Gebrüder Weiss is growing in Slovakia
Gebrüder Weiss is growing in Slovakia

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Logistics

The international transport and logistics company Gebrüder Weiss is also maintaining its growth course in Slovakia. There, the company can look back on a financial year with strong sales.

Yang Ming takes delivery of one more 11,000 TEU ship to upgrade Trans-Pacific service
Yang Ming takes delivery of one more 11,000 TEU ship to upgrade Trans-Pacific service

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) will add one new 11,000 TEU container vessel, ‘YM Travel’ on 27thJuly, 2021. The vessel chartered from Shoei Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and built by Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. was named at a ceremony held at Imabari Hiroshima Shipyard.

US liquefied natural gas exports grew to record highs in the first half of 2021
US liquefied natural gas exports grew to record highs in the first half of 2021

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Energy News

U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) continued to grow in the first six months of 2021, averaging 9.6 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d). This average marks an increase of 42%, or 2.8 Bcf/d, compared with the same period in 2020 (according to the U.S. Department of Energy’s LNG Monthly reports and our estimates for June 2021, based on shipping data from Bloomberg Finance L.P.).

Acquisition in Finland: DB Schenker expands its network
Acquisition in Finland: DB Schenker expands its network

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Logistics

DB Schenker acquires Finnish logistics group Vähälä Yhtiöt • Customers will benefit from familiar services

JWD to acquire 20% stake in ESCO, sealing partnership with PSA
JWD to acquire 20% stake in ESCO, sealing partnership with PSA

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

• Becoming a major international shipping port operator, extending multimodal transportation • Partnering with fellow ESCO shareholder PSA Singapore, world's largest terminal operator

Proposed APM container terminal at Port of Plaquemines could pose challenge to Port of New Orleans
Proposed APM container terminal at Port of Plaquemines could pose challenge to Port of New Orleans

Stas Margaronis | July 27, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

In May, the Port of Plaquemines (located South of New Orleans) and APM Terminals (APMT) announced a plan to locate and build a state-of-the-art container terminal that can handle the largest container ships.

Air Canada boosts loan size, targets record loonie junk bond

Bloomberg | July 27, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Airlines

Methanol gains traction as ships’ fuel
Methanol gains traction as ships’ fuel

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Energy News | Alternative

Methanol as a commercially and technically viable marine fuel is gaining greater traction over other alternative bunkers, including LNG, as more shipowners adopt the clean burning fuel as price spreads narrow and production ramps up.

Port of Savannah moves 5M TEUs
Port of Savannah moves 5M TEUs

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Container hub growing capacity

Celebrating the legacy and future of the Panama Canal’s green connection environmental program
Celebrating the legacy and future of the Panama Canal’s green connection environmental program

AJOT | July 27, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

Today, the Panama Canal presented the MSC Virgo, a containership with a Total TEU Allowance (TTA) of 15,746, with a Green Connection Award during its maiden voyage through the waterway, in recognition of its high environmental standards. In addition, the vessel was applauded for choosing the most emissions-efficient route when traveling from Europe to the West Coast of South America. The decision to navigate via the Panama Canal allowed the MSC Virgo to save more than 4,500 tons of CO2. 

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