Forklift for Construction Sites

Material Handling and Logistics

Pettibone has introduced the Cary-Lift 254i to its line of pipe, pole and log handlers

Construction spending maintains year-over-year gains through October

Fleet Owner

Construction spending edged lower in October from September levels but increased from the October 2017 total, according to an analysis of new Census data by the Associated General Contractors of America.

7 tips to trucking safely in road construction zones

Fleet Owner

The past five years have seen 4,400 people killed and 200,000 people injured in work zone crashes, truck-involved or not, but the trucking figures from FHWA are daunting

Construction Begins on Cargo City Freight Center at Budapest Airport

Airfreight Logistics

The newly dedicated freight center planned for Budapest Airport (BUD) has begun construction, Cargo City is part of the 160 Million Euro development program BUD:2020. The post Construction Begins on Cargo City Freight Center at Budapest Airport appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

these can be automatically or manually constructed Test the algorithm against that set and see where the response is different from what. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the.

Construction spending stays strong despite worker shortage

Fleet Owner

Construction spending increased 0.1% from July to August and 5.3% for eight months of 2018 combined, with continued year-to-date gains for major public and private categories, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General

Business model innovation, from constructing to logistics

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Nothing is less true, due the lack of space in the Netherlands the country is forced to create very efficient constructed neighbourhoods. Especially in the Netherlands the core business process of a building company does not rely especially on constructing anymore.

Pyle begins construction on new integrated logistics center

Fleet Owner

The transportation and logistics provider opens 21-door service center as construction begins on a 200,000-sq.-ft. integrated logistics center

How To Improve Workflow At A Construction Site

3PL Links

When it comes to the construction industry, the workflow factor is important because it will impact your bottom line for better or for worse. So read on to learn more about how to improve construction site workflow. This will definitely improve workflow at a construction site.

Detroit construction and tons of opportunities


Two-year road closure coming on southbound I-75

New Freiburg Logistics Centre Under Construction for Dachser

Logistics Business Magazine

In August 2018, the logistics provider will start construction on a new logistics centre, which will include a transit terminal with a total area of 6,117 m² and 82 docking bays, plus a two-story office building. Completion of construction and the subsequent move are planned for mid-2019.

The Secret of Getting Ahead (Takeaways from Command Alkon ELEVATE 2018 Conference)

Talking Logistics

According to a McKinsey Global Institute study , the construction industry is among the least digitized, ranking 21 out of 22 industries (only Agriculture and hunting ranked lower). As reported in MarketWatch , “The global construction industry has a chronic productivity problem. It also matters because federal and state agencies and competitive pressures will also demand it (see, for example, the Federal Highway Administration’s e-Construction and Partnering initiative).

Construction underway for on-farm dairy RNG project

Fleet Owner

Amp Americas announced this is the second anaerobic digester gas-to-RNG facility to convert dairy waste to Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) for transportation fuel

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Broekman, Heylen Warehouses begin construction on new logistics facility in Venlo

247 Customs Broker

Broekman Logistics, along with Heylen Warehouses, has commenced construction on new logistics facility in Venlo, Netherlands. Venlo logistics facility will be constructed in various phases, and the manpower will be increased from an initial 150 jobs to 300 jobs in parallel with these phases.

On the Water

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

There is no question that the U.S. water infrastructure needs repair. The unprecedented flooding and droughts across the country over […].

Two new units at Suffolk Park

247 Customs Broker

The units were constructed by Readie Construction on a £13 million contract to meet the BREEAM excellent standard. The units are the first to be constructed on the 114-acre and the park that has planning consent for 2m sq ft.

HMM Launch Two 11,000 TEU Scrubber System Equipped Containerships

Logistics Manager

The scrubber system was retrofitted to the ships after they had been delivered by the Korean shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction. Yoo containerships Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction HMM HMM Blessing HMM Promise Hyundai Merchant Marine

Buying and Selling Transportation/Logistics Companies with Peter Stefanovich

The Logistics of Logistics

Peter started in the transportation/logistics world in 2008 while working in Chicago for an international retail construction company. Doing the logistics for fixtures at a retail construction company. [3:54] Download the audio file.

REVAMP IN REAL ESTATE: How logistics can push forward the change


Instavans@Work Logistics News Supply Chain Management Tips & Insights Transport And Logistics Companies Truck Booking construction distribution procurement Real estate Supply Chain transport

Convey lands $10 million investment to expand beyond retail sector

DC Velocity

Software could improve last-mile delivery performance in pharmaceuticals, medicine, and construction, CEO says. Technology

Warehouse network ill-suited for e-commerce needs, report finds

DC Velocity

New construction activity makes just minor dent in the problem, CBRE says. Strategy

Dynamo Deep Dives, The 2018 List — Part 2


Construction & Real Estate The process that goes into building a structure is ripe for innovation. I’d like to really dive deep on what processes in the construction supply chain are pain points for this industry. supply-chain big-data construction fashion dynamoperspectives

It’s Hard to Learn if you Already Know

The Lean Thinker

” To counteract this we need to construct different artifacts that focus our attention on our shared understanding vs. trying to advocate a particular position. Shaping that conversation in constructive directions is what leadership is about.

A. Duie Pyle opens 21-door service center in Maryland

DC Velocity

Firm also starts construction of integrated logistics center to offer transportation, warehousing, and distribution under one roof by 2020, Pyle says. Material Handling

Warehouse Pallet Racking Estimator App

Material Handling and Logistics

The ABCO Racking Estimator app is a mobile tool for commercial realtors, warehouse managers, architects, construction planners and others involved in supply chain planning

Visit the Groenewout Inspiration Session on Logistics & E-commerce

Logistics Matter

Groenewout offers professional consulting services related to supply chain management, logistics, construction management, project management and engineering… Right around the world, companies of all […]. What are the trends and developments in Logistics & E-commerce? That will be the main focus of the inspiration session that Dutch consulting firm Groenewout is holding on March 13 in Den Hout in the Netherlands.

Eaton Cummins Procision transmission extends offerings

Fleet Owner

The extension will comprise refuse, utility, tanker, construction and municipal trucks

Ensure Profitability with Real-time Control of Your Performance

Talking Logistics

The construction industry seems to be flourishing. Commerce Department and reported by The Associated General Contractors of America on August 1, “ public construction spending climbed 4.7 percent, and private nonresidential construction spending edged up 1.8

Nobody thinks about cargo insurance. Until a million dollars goes up in smoke.

Logistics Management

Learn how in just one month this oil and pipeline construction cargo insurance policy saved them from a catastrophic million-dollar loss

CIT Trucks renovates St. Louis-area dealership

Fleet Owner

The 38,000-square-foot building underwent an extensive remodel including a complete interior and exterior renovation and the construction of 6,000 square feet of additional parts warehousing

FTR Shipper Condition Index remains moderately negative

Fleet Owner

Key freight generators – manufacturing, construction, retail sales, and the inventories-to-sales ratio – remain strong with a positive outlook for the coming months

One of the World’s Best Supply Chains

Logistics Viewpoints

BASF does not get credit for having one of the world's most intelligently constructed supply chains. They should. Core to their design is what they call the "Verbund" concept. This allows the byproducts from one product to be efficiently used as raw materials in the next. The post One of the World’s Best Supply Chains appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Chemical Industry Digitalization supply chain design

Professional truck driving ranks high in patriotic jobs

Fleet Owner

Among those roles, professional drivers ranked in the top four most opportune, along with nurses, construction workers and teacJob search engine Adzuna analyzed patriotic jobs in the U.S., noting roles that support and better the country as a whole.

Mack expects strong 2018, displays updated Granite interior at World of Concrete

Fleet Owner

Jonathan Randall, senior vice president for North American sales, said positive signals on housing starts and construction spending should translate into higheLAS VEGAS. Just three weeks into 2018, Mack Trucks said the year is off to a strong start.

Economic Indicators and The Role Logistics Plays in The Domestic U.S. Economy


The major indicators are construction, healthcare, energy, agriculture, manufacturing, and transportation. The economy seems to be on a role and, of course, it's happy times at home. Let's look at what is driving this current surge and how logistics plays a key role. Every major economic indicator points to a robust economic outlook. It's the last two sectors which we are most interested in. Supply Chain Management Logistics News Industry Trends

A virtual tour of Navistar's MV Series

Fleet Owner

With favorable economic conditions and continued growth in construction and other segments, Navistar International is looking to build up its vocational truck business.

Giti introduces new truck tires for North America

Fleet Owner

The company said the GAM851 features: deep-tread design that resists tread tearing and enhanced casing construction forGiti Tire introduced two all-position and two drive-position mixed service commercial truck tires for the North American market.

Trillium CNG to build first hydrogen fueling station

Fleet Owner

Trillium CNG announced it would construct its first hydrogen fueling station, as part of a plan to expand its services to include electric vehicle charging infrastructure and solar panel installation.

Renault drives into the future, sending cars across the Atlantic on sailing ships

The LoadStar

Renault has signed a three-year deal with French developer Neoline to construct two wind-powered ro-ro vessels to operate on a transatlantic route from 2020.

Hyundai Europe Hires New Spare Parts Manager

Logistics Business Magazine

HCEE (Hyundai Construction Equipment Europe) announces the appointment of Agnieszka Kilshaw as new Spare Parts manager for the European market. She will be in charge of the complete parts organization, both for the Construction Equipment and Material Handling business units.

Our Warehouse: A Look Inside

Apparel Logistics

The Apparel Group recently constructed a new, extremely impressive distribution center at their headquarters in North Dallas. Utilizing modern technology, minimizing costs, and constructed at a strategic location, The Apparel Group boasts a long list of clients who enjoy fast and satisfactory fulfillment

Our Warehouse: A Look Inside

Apparel Logistics

The Apparel Group recently constructed a new, extremely impressive distribution center at their headquarters in North Dallas. Utilizing modern technology, minimizing costs, and constructed at a strategic location, The Apparel Group boasts a long list of clients who enjoy fast and satisfactory fulfillment

Chinese company reshaping the world leaves a troubled trail

The LoadStar

Behind China’s multi-faceted Belt and Road initiative sits the state-owned China Communications Construction Co (CCCC), the largest construction contractor of the myriad infrastructure projects under its umbrella.