4 New Trends in Multimodal Transportation

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Antwerp and CMB launch hydrogen fuel supplies for multimodal transport

The LoadStar

According to CMB CEO Alexander Saverys (pictured, inset) the fuel stations will serve various transport modes, and it has plans to open two hydrogen refuelling stations in Japan, three in the UK and one each in The Netherlands and France, in.

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UTLC ERA has sent pilot trains as part of multimodal transport development project through ports of Kaliningrad region

The LoadStar

United Transport and Logistics Company – Eurasian Railway Alliance (UTLC ERA JSC), “Kaliningrad Railway” – a branch of “Russian Railways” JSC, “Kaliningrad Sea Trade Port” JSC (KSTP JSC) and “Belintertrans-Germany” LLC have sent the pilot trains from Kaliningrad to Chengdu as a part of the multimodal transportation development project through the ports of the Kaliningrad region in China – Europe communication.

Updated Global Trade Network Delivers Full Multimodal Transport and Customs Management

Logistics Business Magazine

BluJay’s latest update delivers full multimodal transportation support, with extended customs management and mobile capabilities designed to help companies streamline their global supply chain management. Transportation Management – BluJay’s Transportation Management offers full multimodal support in one solution – truckload, LTL, ocean, parcel, rail and now air – for freight moves around the globe. Transportation Management for Forwarders – GTN Release 18.2

Deutsche Bahn Sign New Agreement with Georgian Railway Company

Logistics Manager

The agreement was signed in Berlin by Member of the Board of Management for Freight Transport and Logistics at Deutsche Bahn, Alexander Doll and CEO of Georgian Railway, David Peradze. With the signing of this new agreement, Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railway begin a strategic partnership to strengthen the corridors for European and Asian multimodal transportation.

TMS: Everybody’s Favorite New Partner

Talking Logistics

Transportation management systems (TMS) have never been more popular — not among shippers, but among other technology vendors and logistics service providers. Technology Transportation Management Transportation Management Systems BluJay Solutions C.H.

MODE Transportation announces planned agreement to acquire SunteckTTS

Logistics Management

Earlier this week, Dallas-based MODE Transportation, a non-asset 3PL offering truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal, ocean, rail, air, and managed transportation services, said it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Stanford, Conn-based SunteckTTS, a multimodal transportation solutions provider

MODE Transportation’s acquisition of SunteckTTS is now official

Logistics Management

Following the November announcement that Dallas-based MODE Transportation, a non-asset 3PL offering truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal, ocean, rail, air, and managed transportation services, said it entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Jacksonville, Fla.-based based SunteckTTS, a multimodal transportation solutions provider, MODE officials said this week that the deal is now official

Samskip’s new Amsterdam-Dublin service another option for Irish exporters

The LoadStar

Icelandic multimodal transport operator Samskip is set to launch a box service between the Netherlands and Ireland, giving Irish exporters another option to bypass the troubled UK landbridge.

What is Drayage

ShipLilly

the customer’s doorstep for example); your product will have gone through various stages and modalities of transportation. Drayage is likely to be one of those transportation systems that the product has gone through. Definition of Multimodal Transport.

BCOs and drayage planning: How global retailers apply data

FreightWaves SONAR

This service joins different methods of long-haul shipping to help smooth overall transportation hand-offs. It can also refer to the transportation of shipping goods over short distances. It provides crucial links in this transport chain.

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5 Ways We’re Helping Our European Customers Surpass Their Sustainability Targets

CH Robinson Logistics

Our environmental and sustainability activities are powered by our very own Navisphere technology, an internally developed, multimodal transportation management system. Intermodal transportation.

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Forto secures Series C and unicorn status, credits partnerships and culture

The Supply Chain Journal

Forto initially provided competitive spot shipments for full container loads for small to midsized enterprise customers but continued to innovate and add offerings including integrations, multimodal transport and a customs broker services.

XPO Logistics opens new Vigo multimodal hub to support last mile services

The LoadStar

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has expanded its network in Spain with the opening of a multimodal transport hub in Vigo (Galicia). The post XPO Logistics opens new Vigo multimodal hub to support last mile services appeared first on The Loadstar. The 3,000-square-meter site doubles the company’s facility space in Vigo to support customers in the province of Pontevedra. .

Supply chains prepare for peak-season tightness

The Supply Chain Journal

It’s also worth noting the benefits of multimodal transportation. Burke said each mode has its share of challenges, but shippers should consider choosing a mix of transportation modes if transit times allow for it.

GlobalTranz announces acquisition of Circle 8 Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Circle 8 Logistics is provider third-party logistics (3PL) multimodal transportation and logistics services. […]. 3PL Features Logistics Motor Freight News Transportation customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingScottsdale, Ariz.-based

China plans £13.9bn cut in logistics costs

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billion) this year, according to the Ministry of Transport. The plan is to continue to increase rail freight volume, upgrade the water transport system, regulate highway freight transport and speed up multimodal transport in a bid to improve its logistics network and optimize […]. Features Logistics Ministry of Transport News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

China plans £13.9bn cut in logistics costs – Logistics Manager Magazine

247 Customs Broker

billion) this year, according to the Ministry of Transport. The plan is to continue to increase rail freight volume, upgrade the water transport system, regulate highway freight transport and speed up multimodal transport in a bid to improve its logistics network and optimize […]. Features Logistics Ministry of Transport News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

FW: Radiant Logistics – generating cash, lowering debt, ready to acquire

The LoadStar

FreightWaves reports: “Third-party logistics and multimodal transportation services company, Radiant Logistics, Inc. RLGT), reported earnings of $0.11 per share for the quarter ending March 31, 2019 (RLGT’s third fiscal quarter 2019), $0.04 better than the consensus estimate and $0.06 better year-over-year.” ” To read the full story, please click here. The post FW: Radiant Logistics – generating cash, lowering debt, ready to acquire appeared first on The Loadstar.

Agility Spain Moves into New Warehouse and Office Space

Logistics Manager

This new building addresses the current needs and planned growth of Agility Spain, which offers a complete range of logistics, multimodal transport, and distribution services for industrial, service, and retail companies operating in the country.

Agility Australasia Opens New HQ in Melbourne

Logistics Business Magazine

Agility Australasia offers a complete range of logistics, multimodal transport and distribution services for industrial, service and retail companies operating in the region. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Transport & Distribution agillity transport

Blume Global Opens Asia Pacific Office in Hong Kong

Logistics Manager

By choosing to open this office in Hong Kong, Blume Global joins the many multimodal organizations already stationed in the region. Hong Kong is a hub for multimodal logistics companies, air and ocean carriers, and container terminal operators.

COVID19 impact on Logistics processes

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The transport and logistics sector was the one of the first fields to feel he loses. We must continue to make advance payments, as the CASS IATA (cargo agents settlement system) billing system charges us for the previous transportation costs.

XPO Logistics opens multimodal hub in Vigo to support last mile services

The LoadStar

NORTHAMPTON, UK – 5 November 2019 — XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has expanded its network in Spain with the opening of a multimodal transport hub in Vigo (Galicia). The 3,000-square-meter site doubles the company’s facility space in Vigo to support customers in the province of Pontevedra.

Ford to run self-driving cars on Lyft network later this year

The Supply Chain Journal

This collaboration is special because we’re executing on a shared vision for improving the safety, access to and affordability of transportation in our cities,” said Bryan Salesky, founder and CEO of Argo AI. You may also like: Social Auto Transport raises $1.5M

P&O Ferrymasters builds 10,000 sq m warehouse at Genk

Logistics Business Magazine

P&O Ferrymasters has entered into an agreement with Genk Green Logistics to build a 10,000 sq m state-of-the-art warehouse near the Port of Genk, further enhancing its pan-European rail, road and warehousing network at a critical time for international trade and the economic recovery.

CMA CGM Acquires Containerships

Logistics Manager

French-based and leading worldwide container transportation and shipping company, CMA CGM recently announced they had completed the acquisition of the Finland-based container-transportation and logistics company, Containerships. The latest acquisition reinforces CMA CGM’s position as a major player in intra-European transportation. provides multimodal transport from producer to consumer, by sea, by road and by rail and will complement CMA CGM’s service offering.

Abbey forms strategic partnership with Cisternas Amarillo

Logistics Business Magazine

The partnership is designed to provide continuous movement of customers’ products between the UK and Spain and provide customers with a faster more reliable and cost-effective transport solution through a well-managed joined-up approach that optimises the reach of the two businesses.

CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal Achieves Shipment and Safety Milestones

Logistics Manager

Khalifa Port’s CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal has announced it has accomplished over 800,000 hours without lost-injury time (LTI) and surpassed the 540,000 TEU mark since its operational soft launch last April.

Transfesa Logistics Renews European Container Fleet

Logistics Business Magazine

In addition, says the company, these multimodal transport units guarantee that their use in the market is as vast as possible. The high cube containers are 45’ feet and their tare weight is light, which makes it possible to increase the current transport capacity.

What is freight?

The Supply Chain Journal

Both shipping and logistics distribution at the most basic level involve the transportation of goods and products from Point A to Point B. Both terms are often used to describe the bulk transportation of goods. Full and partial truckloads are transported along shipping lanes.

First data logger meets IEC standard

Logistics Business Magazine

The G-Log 2 data logger from Germany-based Aspion GmbH is the first shock recorder on the market to implement the continuous shock/vibration test of the European transport standard EN IEC 60721-3-2:2018 with its 2M4/2M5/2M6 classes during transportation.

G-Solutions rebrands as Bolloré following acquisition

Logistics Business Magazine

Bolloré Logistics , which ranks among the world’s top 10 in transport and logistics, has taken a significant leap forward in the Nordics with the acquisition of a majority stake in the Swedish company Global Freight Solutions AB and its Finnish affiliate.

Panalpina Awarded GDP Certification for New Healthcare Logistics Center in Germany

Airfreight Logistics

The new certification will enable Panalpina to assist healthcare customers with the handling, transport and storage of their temperature-sensitive medicinal shipments. The facility is linked to Panalpina’s global network that offers temperature-controlled Air and Ocean Freight solutions and has been equipped to handle hub services for all types of multimodal transport, including last-mile delivery.

Toyota subsidiary to acquire Lyft’s self-driving vehicle division

The Supply Chain Journal

Lyft has spent nine years building a transportation network that is uniquely capable of scaling AVs. You may also like: Social Auto Transport raises $1.5M Woven Planet Holdings has agreed to acquire Level 5, the self-driving vehicle division of Lyft ( NASDAQ: LYFT ).