Author Archives: Paul Stephen

Suttons Group acquires Imperial Tankers

Chemical logistics specialist Suttons Group has acquired UK-based Imperial Tankers from Hargreaves Services PLC. Imperial Tankers operates a fleet of 200 Read more »

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P&O Heritage marks WW1 anniversary

As events begin marking the 100th anniversary of the First World War, P&O Heritage is highlighting the vital role the Read more »

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Donald Young, CEO of Hoover Container Solutions

The CEO of Hoover Container Solutions looks at the most interesting developments of the last 12 months and explains the company’s Read more »

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BayerMS taps power of 4PL

Materials provider Bayer Material Science (BMS) and Swiss logistics management company 4PL Central Station (4PLCS) are co-operating in a transport Read more »

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Newport, Etihad MoU

Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway, has signed an MoU with NewPort Tank Containers. The Read more »

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Havila opens Russia cleaning centre

On 1 July regional tank container operator for the FSU area, Havila OU, launched its first tank container cleaning station Read more »

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Bayer, Koppen in storage contract

Bayer CropScience has signed a storage contract for its Dormagen site with Duisburg tank depot operator Koppen. For the next Read more »

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Jebel Ali voted best seaport in the Middle East for 20th year

Global marine terminal operator, DP World, has announced that its flagship, Jebel Ali Port has been voted the “Best Seaport- Read more »

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Gate Terminal to build new facilities for distribution of LNG via vessels and barges:

Gate Terminal add break-bulk services to its terminal. The Gate Terminal facility in Rotterham stores and evaporates natural gas before Read more »

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Vopak sets strategic priorities

Vopak has published the outcome of its business review this month announcing the further alignment of Vopak’s global network and Read more »

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ITCO publishes first sloshing report for tank containers

ITCO has recently published a newly commissioned report focusing on the anti slosh performance of baffles in tank containers. The Read more »

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Annik Dirkx, spokesperson at Port of Antwerp

Annik Dirkx explains what makes the Port of Antwerp stand out and looks at the trend towards containerisation Please tell Read more »

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Corrigendum – Eurotainer & Solvay

In our most recent monthly newsletter we reported on the joint initiative of Eurotainer and Solvay Special Chemicals to pilot Read more »

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Fecc treasurer elected ICCTA president

  Fecc treasurer Peter Skou has been elected president of the International Council of Chemical Trade Association (ICCTA) Mr Skou Read more »

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