EWS pans LHVs

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EWS says that LHVs wll decimate bulk rail haulage...

Spares and energy fuel reefer TCO debate

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The drive to maintain healthy profit margins in the face of continued fuel price increases over the last few years has heightened awareness ...

Clean burn and fuel efficiency?

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The evidence is “unofficial,” but it appears to be unequivocal nonetheless; for a given performance involving the same load curves and o...

Sydney port/rail unjammed?

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After a decade of prevarication, the New South Wales government has moved to establish two major metropolitan intermodal terminals to take l...

The key drivers behind crane drives

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In former times the container crane market was fragmented in that a relatively large number of suppliers each typically worked on a handful ...

Stevedoring shake-up in Oz

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It may not be in the same league as the new ownership of Patrick (Asciano) and P&O Ports (DP World), or the “re-birth” of Chris Corrigan...

Port charges on the rise

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After a prolonged period of stable if not falling imposts, charges at major Australian ports are on the rise again and have immediately attr...

Environmental issues under the spotlight

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Reducing power consumption and carbon emissions from reefer container operations were amongst the subjects discussed at a conference in Barc...

IICL making progress on floors

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The Institute of International Container Lessors (IICL) is making considerable progress with its Container Flooring Project launched in Dece...

Reefer output increases… but at a cost

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Reefer box production has recovered in the past year and is on track to reach 100,000 units for the first time in 2007. Manufacturers are op...