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Overweight shipping containers causing controversy
  Overweight shipping containers causing controversy

May 26 2020 at 12:15 PM | Maritime News | Liner Shipping

The weights of international shipping containers crossing national, ocean and state boundaries are pushing the limits of safety in order to reach volume cost-efficiencies and emission reductions.

Inland port of Walla Walla and UP Cold Connect team up to ship precious cargo
  Inland port of Walla Walla and UP Cold Connect team up to ship precious cargo

Mar 09 2020 at 07:45 AM | Logistics

The fertile soil of the Columbia River Basin is Wallula county, Washington produces delicious apples, pears, cherries and sweet onions craved by consumers across America and abroad.

US chicken exports to China back in business
  US chicken exports to China back in business

Mar 09 2020 at 07:32 AM | Logistics

Consumers in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) will be relieved by the lifting of the ban on United States (U.S.) chicken imports amidst the widespread coronavirus, African swine fever and a recent avian flu outbreak at a chicken farm in Hunan province of the PRC.

  Oversize.io web based platform permits project cargoes

Nov 25 2019 at 08:00 AM | Project / Heavy Lift News | Shipping Technology

Axle spacing, weight distribution, and frost laws are some of the permit, regulations and routing options that shippers, truckers and brokers confront in moving oversize and overweight (OS/OW) cargoes.

Octopi by Navis gives general cargo better productivity
  Octopi by Navis gives general cargo better productivity

Nov 25 2019 at 08:00 AM | Maritime News | Breakbulk News

Improving productivity in general cargo terminals by real-time automation of operations is realized by Octopi by Navis terminal operating systems (TOS). Octopi is automating challenges faced by thousands of small to medium general and mixed cargo seaports worldwide.

Port Milwaukee rehabilitating infrastructure to better serve customers
  Port Milwaukee rehabilitating infrastructure to better serve customers

Nov 25 2019 at 08:00 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port Milwaukee is increasing its competitiveness among the 33 inland waterway ports that account for The Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway system (GLSLS).

Paraguay’s Terport rising to global standards
  Paraguay’s Terport rising to global standards

Oct 14 2019 at 06:03 AM | International Trade

Terport Villeta, a new river container terminal, is positioned to become the transport hub of south-central South America and the main hub for international container commerce in Paraguay.

Electric vehicles charging ahead at Port of San Diego
  Electric vehicles charging ahead at Port of San Diego

Aug 19 2019 at 08:00 AM | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

California’s progressive zero-emission vehicles’ regulations, robust public funding and incentive ecosystem are jolting the Port of San Diego into action.

  China builds cold chain logistics for consumer demand

Aug 12 2019 at 08:00 AM | Logistics

The purchasing power of both urban and rural consumers for fresh and packaged agriculture products combined with the rise of on-line food deliveries is creating opportunities to modernize China’s end-to-end cold chain capacities.

“Hanjiang Heavy Industry’s project cargo important to China’s high-speed rail”
  “Hanjiang Heavy Industry’s project cargo important to China’s high-speed rail”

Jul 22 2019 at 08:45 AM | Project / Heavy Lift News

Over the past decade, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) moved into a leading position on the global stage by their construction of the high-speed rail (HSR) network.

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