Paneltex goes the eutectic route

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UK-based Paneltex Ltd has developed a new range of insulated "Cool Boxes," which allow chilled and frozen cargoes to be transported over lon...

Conspicuity absent

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Four leading US trade associations have joined forces to petition the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) for a one-year ext...

Concor looks east for boxes

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In a bid to boost its international traffic in the eastern part of India, the Container Corporation of India (Concor) is negotiating with th...

Hubbard’s reefer alternative

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UK-based Hubbard Transport Refrigeration, in association with Dutch reefer specialist Govers Electro-Therm bv, has launched a new electrical...

CAT sold to Albateam

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Subject to EU regulatory approvals, Renault is selling its CAT (Cie d'Affr�tement et de Transport) logistics arm to Albateam, a consortium...

Questions over AARP

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The troubled AustralAsia Railway Project (AARP) has attracted further criticism after admissions that the A$560 mill in core funding from th...

AQIS in the depot

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The Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) has launched a new collaboration with industry in the form of a quarantine scheme fo...

Rail grant for Tyne

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The UK Port of Tyne has received a �0.8 mill rail freight facilities grant....

MariChem to Antwerp

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The MariChem 2001 conference and exhibition, originally scheduled to be held in Maastricht in May, has been rescheduled and will now take pl...

New TDG terminal up and running

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Last month saw the commissioning of TDG plc's new common user intermodal rail terminal at Grangemouth in central Scotland (see WorldCargo Ne...

New Tranz Rail wagons

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Tranz Rail's Hillside workshops in Dunedin, New Zealand, have rolled out the 50th new IC-type container wagon in a project designed to re-eq...

Pipavav on the rails

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Indian Railways (IR) and Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL), in which PSA Corporation is a major shareholder, have formed a special joint ventu...

Savannah invests to meet demand

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Container traffic at the Port of Savannah's Garden City Terminal is continuing to grow rapidly, with volumes for the July 2000-February 2001...