One of Ireland’s most innovative logistic companies is now working with the Port of Cardiff in a move that guarantees container services continue to operate from Wales and expands the southern UK gateways to Ireland. Cronus Logistics has engaged with…
The Port of Tyne has appointed the main contractor for the £25m extension of Riverside Quay, the Port’s multifunctional deep-sea facility at South Shields. The main contract for over 300 metres of quay work includes a 125 metre quay extension,…
The Port of Tilbury announces today (27 November) a new agreement with L&G Forest Products to create a 70,000sq.ft. timber hub at the port serving the Grafton Group and others throughout England. L&G, who are part of the Grafton Group…
Stobart Group and AW Jenkinson have struck a deal for 110 STAS moving floor trailers to service its biomass contracts. The multi-million pound deal includes a mix of 92m³ and 100m³ triaxle trailers, all of which are due to be…
Business opportunities are expanding at the Port of Wilmington, as the N.C. State Ports Authority is looking to establish facilities for shipping wood pellets while seeing its service in Latin America expanded. The authority’s board of directors recently authorized acting…
Sunday, 28 April 2013 19:53

Invention can save a billion euro a year

Over a billion euro can be saved in the Swedish forest industry every year if the transport of felled timber from the forest to the final customer is made more efficient. Inventors Lennart Olving and Maria Drott have developed a…
A leading supplier of logistics automation, logistics IT, and materials handling and storage systems, Dematic has won the 2013 Honeywell Partner of the Year Award (Manufacturing Sector), for the successful implementation of some of the region’s biggest RF projects. The Honeywell Partner…
Our report last month on the development of logistics within the ASEAN group of countries mentioned the conflict those states face between national and regional interests and the former Burma still lags behind some of its neighbours in terms of…
Company is making significant investment to repurpose operation for new export and import opportunities Millard Refrigerated Services, a leading refrigerated warehousing and distribution services company, today announced it is dedicating substantial resources to developing its property in Theodore, AL. The…