Hutchison takes the LINE to Cairo

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Logistic Information Network Enterprises Ltd (LINE), part of Hutchison Port Holdings, has acquired Cairo Technologies, the Cambridge, UK-bas...

Westport traffic growing rapidly…

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Westport terminal at Malaysia's Port Klang is targeting a throughput growth of nearly 50 per cent this year despite an anticipated slowdown ...

Australia/Vietnam port deal

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Australia's Port of Brisbane Corporation (PBC) and WADRECO, a subsidiary of the Vietnam Waterway Construction Corporation, have signed an ag...

Funchal “too expensive”

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A recent study has shown that Funchal, on the island of Madeira, is Portugal's most expensive port....

…as China limits foreign investors

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A policy shift by China will ensure that foreign companies are not able to take majority stakes in the country's ports in the future....

Freightliner boost

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As widely expected, Freightliner Ltd (FL), the UK intermodal rail operator, has had its track access grant renewed for a further 5-year term...

Meritor additions

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ArvinMeritor has launched four new Meritor planetary rigid axle series with new, patented carrier and wheel end designs to meet the needs of...

HPH pulling out of Oz?

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Mystery surrounds the future involvement of Li Ka-shing interests in the Australian ports and transport scene after a period during which it...

Kitakyushu squabble

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The Japanese plan to liberalise the national container ports industry has run into political trouble....

Overseas flavour to SA port bids

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The sale of the Ports Corporation of South Australia has attracted at least two overseas-backed bids, with British and French interests join...

Oz benchmark exceeded

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The Australian waterfront has had, in the words of federal Transport Minister John Anderson, a "red letter day," with the national average c...

Power to the ports

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US West Coast ports are attempting to complete major projects as the region wrestles with a looming power shortage crisis....

Tex sets up new financing vehicle

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Container lessor Textainer has entered into a joint venture with an (unnamed) financial institution to create a new financing entity, Textai...