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Booth Transport selects Orbcomm solutions for fleet

Orbcomm Inc. a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, has announced that it has been selected by Booth Read more »

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IMT and VTG partner to boost connectivity in rail freight

Intermodal Telematics BV (IMT) and VTG AG have agreed on a long-term partnership to extend the digitisation of VTG’s rail Read more »

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Port of Grangemouth’s new rail facility now open

The Port of Grangemouth has completed and opened a multimillion-pound rail freight hub with the arrival DRS’s Aberdeen freight train Read more »

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London Gateway ‘port of call’ for shipping services connecting with UK

Leading provider of smart logistics solutions, DP World, has created an integrated business in the UK comprising two deep water Read more »

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DFDS increases scheduled frequencies to Great Britain from Cuxhaven

Since 1 February, the Danish shipping company and member of the Cuxhaven Port Association (HWG) DFDS has expanded its scheduled Read more »

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Xeneta report: container turmoil driving freight rates to historic highs

2021 has got off to flying start for long-term contracted ocean freight rates, according to the latest XSI® Public Indices Read more »

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Port of Tilbury provide greener supply chain with launch of coastal barge operation

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The Port of Tilbury and ADM Erith have successfully launched a twice-daily coastal barge operation to deliver thousands of tonnes Read more »

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Port of Tyne vows to help keep Britain moving

Now, in the final days of the transition period before Brexit and after 10 months of challenging supply chain conditions Read more »

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Logistics UK welcomes 48 tonne intermodal freight trial

In response to the Department for Transport’s (DfT) proposal of a limited 48 tonne intermodal freight trial, Phil Lloyd, head of engineering policy, Read more »

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British Ports welcomes new Brexit borders infrastructure funding

The ports industry has welcomed the launch of UK Government’s new Port Infrastructure Fund as part of the preparations for Read more »

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VTG Rail and DCRail win Rail Freight Project of the Year award

VTG Rail and DCRail have been named joint winners of the Rail Freight Project of the Year award at this Read more »

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Record number of China-Europe freight train service help meet demand  

To help with reduced shipping and air-freight capacity due to the Coronavirus pandemic, over the last two months, the China-Europe Read more »

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Opinion: COVID-19 and global freight strategy

Matt East

Matt East, senior advisor for Logistics and Infrastructure Policy for the UK, Europe and Middle East, GHD discussed whether COVID-19 Read more »

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AAL offers charities worldwide free carriage in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic

As part of its ‘Get Onboard’ initiative, AAL is offering cargo transport, free of freight charge, to registered charities worldwide Read more »

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