Putting the gloss on the box

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Container manufacturers have transitioned to waterborne coatings, but a winter test is still to come for the coating supply chain....

Still maintaining a full tank

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Tank container manufacturers show little sign of scaling back production, despite fragile demand recovery....

Undertaking risky manoeuvres

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The intensely competitive automotive logistics sector has led several service providers to take risks and, in some cases, pursue anti-compet...

CNG tests for TICO tractors

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US terminal tractor maker TICO Manufacturing and Illinois-based engine manufacturer Power Solutions International, Inc. (PSI) have announced...

PEMA concludes AGM

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The Port Equipment Manufactures Association (PEMA) concluded its AGM in London last week with a call for cross-industry discussion on vessel...

People on the move

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Latest round-up of appointments and departures known to WorldCargo News in the shipping, ports and allied sectors...

Better times ahead in box leasing

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While 2016 was a year to forget, Textainer CEO Philip Brewer hinted the Hanjin crisis may have been the silver lining that forces the contai...

Daikin targets diagnostics and CA

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While the dry box industry is struggling to work out how to cost-effectively put an IoT device on every container, reefer manufacturers are ...

Spreaders going electric, going tandem

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Spreader manufacturers continue to focus on all-electric designs, and there is renewed interest in tandem systems for twin 40ft container ha...