How does intermodal transportation work?

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Intermodal transportation: 4 best practices.

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Intermodal transportation can be a great shipping choice when the proper steps are taken. Read Freightquote’s latest post to learn more

The Benefits of Intermodal Transport

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Intermodal transport has recently become a popular topic throughout the transportation industry. Many companies have started utilizing intermodal to save them time and money on their shipments. Intermodal Freight Intermodal Transportation intermodal

When can intermodal transportation be a solution for you?

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Intermodal transportation could be the best way for you to ship your goods depending on the situation. Here are five scenarios that fit the bill

Shippers Turn to Intermodal Transport for 2018 Capacity

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This is especially true within the transportation sector, where the driver shortage, ELD mandate, and other factors have severely impacted the trucking industry’s ability to handle increasing freight volumes. Because of this, more shippers are looking to intermodal transport for capacity. Freight TransportationAs we begin 2018, capacity remains the most pressing logistics issue across the supply chain.

Omni-Channel Strategy and Intermodal Transport in Globalized Supply Chains

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Globalization and the expansion of markets, pushes 3PLs to implement intermodal transportation solutions that ensure efficient processes are available. This article identifies the benefits of implementing Omni-channel strategies and intermodal transportation, and how this enables 3PLs to deliver optimized solutions. Intermodal Transportation. To offset these inconveniences that ultimately affect the end-to-end user, 3PLs utilize intermodal transportation.

Hamburg deepens Elbe channel

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The Port of Hamburg let the contract to DEME engineering, as World … Continue reading → Logistics Ports Shipping Supply Chains container shipping economics infrastructure intermodal transport ocean shipping port management ports trade transportationThe project will cost $700 million, and it went through a long series of legal battles, mostly about environmental issues. But now the project is ready to begin.

RoadOne acquires northeast intermodal transport provider Jarvis Trans Inc.

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Randolph, Massachusetts, March 6, 2018– RoadOne IntermodaLogistics, a leading single source intermodal, distribution, and logistics service company, announces its acquisition of Jarvis Trans Inc., The intermodal drayage sector has had to confront numerous issues.

Ekol expands intermodal transport in Europe – LOGISTIK express News

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The logistics company Ekol is expanding its intermodal connections in order to continue to offer environmentally friendly solutions in the future. The post Ekol expands intermodal transport in Europe – LOGISTIK express News appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. März 2018 08:09. Beitrag bequem vorlesen lassen: Read English text.

First emission-free barges on Europe’s waterways

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That way it can be removed/replaced if there is a problem, cutting down time to just long enough to lift the old … Continue reading → Logistics Ports Shipping Supply Chains barges containers electirc power entrepreneurship innovation intermodal transport technologyWhat’s interesting about this article to me is the concept of using a container to house the battery.

HHLA Intermodal transport volume climbed to 1.5 million TEU – LOGISTIK express News

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Our Intermodal activities – the second major pillar of our business model – also made a significant contribution to the positive business development.”. HHLA’s Intermodal activities continued to develop very successfully. percent, the transport volume climbed to 1.5 million TEU) and road transport (0.4 The post HHLA Intermodal transport volume climbed to 1.5 Februar 2018 08:49. Beitrag bequem vorlesen lassen: Read English text.

STB to hold hearing in May on railroad demurrage and accessorial charges

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The Surface Transportation Board (STB) announced last week it will hold a hearing on May 22, which will focus on railroad demurrage and accessorial charges. Features Logistics News Rail & Intermodal Transportation customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

IANA reports annual intermodal declines in February

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Intermodal volumes remained on the same growth path in February as they did in January, according to data recently provided to LM by the Intermodal Association of North America. The post IANA reports annual intermodal declines in February appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Potential U.S.-Mexico border closing raises supply chain and logistics concerns

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Cass and Broughton report points to annual truckload and intermodal gains to start 2019

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By LM Staff · March 15, 2019 Pricing for both truckload and intermodal freight movements was largely solid in February, according to data in the most recent editions of the Truckload Linehaul Index and Intermodal Index from Cass Information Systems and Broughton Capital. This pricing data is part of the Cass Truckload Linehaul Index and the Cass Intermodal […].

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FTR Shippers Conditions Index turns positive for the first time in more than two years

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Following a month that inched closer to positive territory in October, the Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) issued this week by freight transportation consultancy FTR, showed that November’s reading officially crossed the finish line in turning positive for the first time in more than two years.

CSX Gives $91M Commitment to Baltimore’s Howard Street Tunnel Project

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The Howard Street Tunnel expansion is back on track after the railroad CSX Transportation reversed its decision to pull out of the project. Related: Intermodal Growth Starting to Pay Off with Inland Ports’ Development. CSX Gives $91M Commitment.

Four Things to Expect in 2018

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In today’s blog, we break down what you can expect to see throughout the year in the realm of logistics and transportation. Shippers Shipping Carriers Intermodal Transportation Rates Infrastructure Transportation Rates diesel price amazon Future strategy ELD blockchain ELD Mandate Shipment Trucking IoT reform 2018 Looking Ahead Transporation TruckerWe are officially into 2018, the year of opportunity and change. 2017 laid out the foundations for what is to come.

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September intermodal volumes see gains, reports IANA

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Intermodal volumes for the month of September showed steady annual growth levels, based on data recently provided to LM by the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA). Total intermodal volume for first nine months of 2018 is up 6% to 14,131,609.

Intermodal Growth Starting to Pay Off with Inland Ports’ Development

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Intermodal Usage. As the United States intermodal volumes have been ahead of carload volumes in recent years, a report recently published by Chicago-based commercial real estate firm JLL explains that should this continue to remain that case. Continued Intermodal Growth.

IANA reports Q3 volume gains but at a lower rate

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Data issued this week by the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) in its “Intermodal Market Trends & Statistics Report” pointed to continued intermodal volume growth in the third quarter, albeit at somewhat reduced levels.

BNSF executive chairman Matt Rose set to retire in April 2019

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I have been incredibly fortunate to work alongside some of the most talented people in the transportation industry,” said Rose. Features Logistics News Rail & Intermodal Transportation customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

AAR reports volume gains for week ending April 21

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The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported that United States rail carload and intermodal volumes each saw annual volume gains for the week ending April 21. Intermodal containers and trailers rose 8.9% at 4,080,772, and intermodal units are up 5.6%

The Top 10 Blog Topics of 2017

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Accurately planning for efficient transportation routes and potential delays comes with many challenges, which is why many shippers turn to a freight broker to ship goods. Everything You Need to Know: Spot Market Freight : Have you ever wondered about how the product you buy from a store ended up there? The complexities of a supply chain and the steps for moving freight to its end location are often overlooked.

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Intermodal volume sees annual gains in November, reports IANA

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November intermodal volumes showed growth across the board, according to data provided to LM by the Intermodal Association of North America. Total intermodal volume for first 11 months of 2018 is up 5.4% And it is especially impressive on the intermodal side, when one considers that U.S. intermodal unit volume continues to outpace U.S. The post Intermodal volume sees annual gains in November, reports IANA appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

AAR heralds Class I railroad positive train control implementation

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Norfolk Southern announces plan to relocate corporate HQ to Atlanta

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Features Logistics News Rail & Intermodal Transportation customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingBy LM Staff ·. December 12, 2018. Class I freight railroad Norfolk Southern (NS) said today it is be relocating its corporate headquarters from Norfolk, Virginia to Atlanta, Georgia.

FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index sees mild signs of improvement

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FTR ’s most recent edition of its Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) showed some gradual improvement, the freight transportation consultancy reported this week. FTR describes the SCI as an indicator that sums up all market influences that affect the transport environment for shippers, with a reading above zero being favorable and a reading below zero being unfavorable and a “less-than-ideal environment for shippers.”. By LM Staff ·. October 26, 2018.

Despite sluggish December, IANA reports 2018 intermodal volumes post annual gains

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Despite minimal or no growth in some key categories, intermodal volume for the month of December, while full-year 2018 saw annual growth across the board, according to data provided to LM by the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA). Tony Hatch, president of New York-based ABH Consulting , explained that while the 2018 intermodal volume numbers were solid, it comes with the caveat of a missed opportunity at the same time. “By

AAR reports annual gains for U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes in May

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United States May rail carload and intermodal volumes each showed growth in May, according to data issued this week by the Association of American Railroads (AAR). Intermodal containers and trailers rose 6.6%, or 86,010 units, to 1,398,203. to 252,162, and intermodal units were up 6.3%

Moore on Pricing: Rail

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transportation infrastructure. One solution that’s encouraging to the FRA is intermodal , as the railroads work with highway service providers to take on some of the increasing volumes. But, of course, intermodal consumes rail capacity too.

Oregon Rep. Blumenauer makes move for permanent short-line railroad tax credit

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As previously reported, the ASLRRA has said that 45G “represents real and immediate infrastructure investment and job creation that preserves transportation and economic development opportunities.”. And on top of that, this legislation provides myriad benefits for railroad and intermodal shippers and carriers alike. 3PL Features Logistics News Rail & Intermodal Transportation customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingLast week, Rep.

A stark difference in opinion over truck size and weight remains intact between trucking and rail

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For the former, this was made clear recently in a May 7 letter penned by Americans for Modern Transportation (AMT) a concern comprised of shippers, carriers, and retailers focused on improving safety and efficiency of the U.S.

Truckload and intermodal rates see strong gains in October, according to Cass and Broughton report

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Pricing for both truckload and intermodal freight movements were again strong in October, according to data in the most recent editions of the Truckload Linehaul Index and Intermodal Index from Cass Information Systems and Broughton Capital. This pricing data is part of the Cass Truckload Linehaul Index and the Cass Intermodal Linehaul Index, which were both created in late 2011. intermodal &middot. By LM Staff ·. November 15, 2018.

Q1 intermodal volume has best quarter in nearly four years, says IANA

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Saying intermodal volume growth for the first quarter was decent would be an understatement. Total first quarter intermodal volume movements-at 4,547,247-were up 7.2% International, or ISO, containers led all intermodal categories for the quarter, rising 7% to 2,292,274.