Author Archives: Mike Reardon

New toll model for the EU by 2027

A study by TransCare already proposed the charging of tolls in 2013 for all transport users on all roads based Read more »

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Are Gas Powered Vehicles Now a Realistic Alternative?

By David Batty, Fleet Engineer, Abbey Logistics Group That’s the question Abbey Logistics’ fleet engineer David Batty has been asking Read more »

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Brenntag increases dividend and elects new Supervisory Board

Dividend increases to 1.05 EUR per share (+5.0% on previous year) New Supervisory Board members elected: Wijnand Donkers and Ulrich Read more »

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Record volumes on the 50th anniversary – successful modal shift

The Swiss intermodal operator, Hupac, have presented a great operating result in their 50th year of existence. With a record Read more »

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No More Evolution, but a Revolution: Competitive Freight Wagon Initiative

Shifting transports from road to rail is an ecological necessity, and there is widespread political support for that goal. Still, Read more »

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Every road, rail and barge leads to Limburg

A central location, highly qualified personnel, international industry clusters, political support, a climate of innovation, and courses of study that Read more »

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Tank Container Operators Course returns to Singapore

New Alchemy, tank container training and consultancy organisation, will be returning to Singapore in September 2017 for the first time Read more »

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First PFA lined tank bottom valve system

Richter Chemie-Technik GmbH, a manufacturer of PFA lined pump and valve solutions, is introducing a newly designed tank bottom valve system. Read more »

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Nijhof-Wassink further expands Chemical Logistics division

  Nijhof-Wassink recently acquired 15 new Van Hool tank trailers for the transportation of liquid chemical bulk products. These 37,500 Read more »

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82 Bertschi containers on the Silk Road

 On May 26, a train loaded with 82 Bertschi ISO-tank containers began its long journey from Korla in Western China to Read more »

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Imperial’s new chilled DG capacity

Producers from the chemical and pharmaceutical industry will in future have new opportunities to store special products at the dangerous Read more »

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BP Acetyls exclusive for Suttons

Global logistics and supply chain specialist Suttons has secured a new contract with BP Acetyls, which is the largest single Read more »

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Abbey Logistics worth their salt

Abbey Logistics Group, one of the UK’s largest provider of bulk salt transport services, has been selected by Tata Chemicals Read more »

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Chinese import tax not so sweet for Brazil

Datamar, Brazillian foreign trade and maritime consulting business, reported last week that Brazilian exports of sugar to China may decrease Read more »

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