Subic’s painful piles

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A row over who can supply steel piles may further delay construction of the new Subic Bay container terminal in the Philippines....

Shanghai splits

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The Shanghai Port Authority has been split into two, with the formation of the Shanghai Port Administration Bureau as the regulator for the ...

ESCO stake for Samskip

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Iceland-based operator Samskip has acquired a 50 percent stake in T&E ESCO Container Lines AS (formerly Estonian Shipping Company Ltd)....

IT award

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Another of Hutchison's port companies, Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), has received an award from the IT publication Intelligent Ent...

Go water planing

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Airbus Industrie has settled on combined sea, inland waterway and road mode for delivery to Toulouse from Coventry, Cadiz, Hamburg and St Na...

Getting IT onto the right track

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If the dream of a seamless intermodal network in Europe is ever to become a reality, information technology will have to play its part...

InterBox going global

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International Asset Systems (IAS), which provides asset management solutions to the container shipping industry, is to expand its IAS Hub to...

Dubai plans big

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Dubai Ports Authority (DPA) has unveiled a plan to increase capacity at Jebel Ali to 22 mill TEU/ year by 2020. The four-phase programme is ...

ABB slip fielder

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ABB has developed and patented a new concept for determining the speed of slip-ring motors that, it claims, overcomes the shortcomings of pr...

More for Hupac

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Hupac Intermodal's traffic increased 6.6 percent last year to 402,906 shipments (truckload equivalents), with non-accompanied traffic rising...

Bitutainer put to the test

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UK-based container engineering consultancy TEC (International) Ltd has successfully tested its latest innovation in bitumen transport - the ...

How clean is clean?

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Higher HGV tolls could be on the cards in Europe following research by official environmental agencies in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and ...

Tex still heads dry freight rankings

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After witnessing a strong recovery in the leasing market in 2002, Textainer just managed to retain its position as the world's largest lesso...

OBB opts for innovation

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Austrian Railways (OBB) has just unveiled the Vienna pilot of a new type of terminal, Innovatives UmschlagTerminal (IUT), or innovative tran...