Danzas sale imminent

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The plan by the Danzas Group to sell off its US$115 mill specialist chemical logistics business (see WorldCargo News April 2000, p18) is tak...

CSX forms terminal consultancy

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CSX World Terminals, which was established last year following the sale of Sea-Land Service's liner operations to Maersk, has formed Termina...

Singamas increases Xiamen box stake

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Singamas Container Holdings, which operates/manages five container manufacturing facilities in China and one in Indonesia, has acquired an a...

Gladstone in the bag

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Work has started on the final phase of the UK Port of Liverpool's Gladstone Steel Terminal development......

Kiwis to combine for Marsden Point

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The boards of Northland Port Corporation and the Port of Tauranga have agreed to form a 50:50 joint venture to develop and operate the new N...

New hydrostatic straddle

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Verona-based CMR Teco Srl has come up with a design for a 40 tonne SWL 1 over 2 x 9ft 6in high stacking straddle carrier with hydrostatic dr...

Third chassis guide

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The Institute of International Container Lessors (IICL) and the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) have announced publication of...

Setback for BSLT

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Following the collapse in the market for new tank containers over the past 18 months, BSLT, the long established French tank container and r...

India to up SEZs

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The Indian government is planning to establish more special economic zones (SEZs) at port locations......

Belifret success story

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Just about the only example of a successful rail freight freeway (or freightway) in the EU is Belifret, managed by CFL (Luxembourg Rail), wh...

Auto move in the south

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As previously reported (World-Cargo News, January 2000, p8) a new car transhipment centre is going ahead at Gioia Tauro, under the aegis of ...

SynchroNet sets up client service arm

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Rapid growth in the development of its Internet-based global container exchange system has prompted SynchroNet Marine Inc to set up a new Cl...

PLM trailers to Marubeni

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San Francisco-based PLM International has announced that it has agreed to sell its trailer leasing operations to Marubeni America Corporatio...

NSICT inaugurated….

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Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal (NSICT), India's first major private sector container terminal in Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNP) n...