TSA moves to defend rates

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Carriers say minimum rate levels, subject to full floating bunker charges, are needed to sustain service levels in the Transpacific trade...

Tex bags Amficon fleet

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Textainer has entered into an agreement with Amphibious Container Leasing Ltd (Amficon) to take over the management of the UK-based lessor...

More rail for Felixstowe

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Another new container block train service has been launched at the Port of Felixstowe - the 27th daily departure from the UK’s largest con...

Tampa loads bridge sections

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Twelve sections of a new bridge to be delivered and assembled in New York City have been loaded at the Port of Tampa...

Manila Looks to modular ro-ro ports

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The Philippine government is forging ahead with plans to establish some 70 modular ro-ro ports over a period of four years to the tune of Ph...

Transnet cancels locomotive contract

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South African transport utility Transnet has revealed that it cancelled an order for 212 diesel electric locomotives last year because of ...

US ports eye stimulus funds

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Money is starting to flow to US ports under President Obama’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009...

Seine-Nord Europe tenders called

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Total public sector costs for this massive PPP infrastructure scheme are put at E2.13B.The private sector partners will be expected to contr...

14,000 TEU BEATRICE calls North Europe

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MSC’s 14,000 TEU BEATRICE is the first ship of such a size to call in Northern Europe. A special trial permit will allow the ship to call ...

People on the move

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More comings and goings in the shipping, port and rail industries...