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Panama opens $5.4bn canal expansion project Panama has opened a $5.4bn canal expansion project, in a bid to offer greater economies of scale to global commerce. Freight > Ocean > News
Navis announces shipper compliance support for upcoming SOLAS container weighing regulations By LBR Staff Writer
Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading terminal operators, announced the availability of weight verification fields within the company’s terminal operations system (TOS) solutions.
Supply Chain > News FIBRA Prologis acquires 231,500ft² of logistics space By LBR Staff Writer
FIBRA Prologis, Mexico's leading owner and operator of Class-A industrial real estate, today announced the acquisition of a 231,500 square foot fully occupied Class-A building for a total investment of US$16.6 million including closing costs.
Supply Chain > News Panama opens $5.4bn canal expansion project By LBR Staff Writer
Panama has opened a $5.4bn canal expansion project, in a bid to offer greater economies of scale to global commerce.
Freight > Ocean > News
Fowler Welch halves CO2 emissions with UK first eco trailer By LBR Staff Writer
Fowler Welch has launched a new eco trailer, which is the first of its kind to harness kinetic energy to power the refrigerated trailer, potentially reducing the company’s CO2 emissions by over 14,000kg per year.
Freight > Rail & Road > News Waha Land signs financing deal for development of stage II of its ALMARKAZ industrial project By LBR Staff Writer
Waha Land, a wholly owned company of Waha Capital has signed a AED 426 million financing package with Emirates Islamic Bank for further development of its ALMARKAZ light industrial real estate project, following the successful leasing of existing facilities.
Supply Chain > News Flirtey conducts ship to shore drone delivery test in US By LBR Staff Writer
Drone delivery firm Flirtey has carried out the ship to shore drone delivery test along the New Jersey coastline in the US.
Freight > Air > News

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Freight

Panama opens $5.4bn canal expansion project
By LBR Staff Writer
Panama has opened a $5.4bn canal expansion project, in a bid to offer greater economies of scale to global commerce.
Freight > Ocean > News
Fowler Welch halves CO2 emissions with UK first eco trailer
By LBR Staff Writer
Fowler Welch has launched a new eco trailer, which is the first of its kind to harness kinetic energy to power the refrigerated trailer, potentially reducing the company’s CO2 emissions by over 14,000kg per year.
Freight > Rail & Road > News

Services

Royal Mail’s GLS buys Spanish express parcels delivery firm ASM
By LBR Staff Writer
Royal Mail subsidiary General Logistics Systems (GLS) has acquired Spanish express parcels delivery firm ASM Transporte Urgente for €71m.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
Elanders to buy Germany’s LGI Logistics Group International
By LBR Staff Writer
Elanders has signed a contract to purchase all the shares of German supply chain management company LGI Logistics Group International.
Services > Contract Logistics > News

Transport Infrastructure

Royal Mail’s GLS buys Spanish express parcels delivery firm ASM
By LBR Staff Writer
Royal Mail subsidiary General Logistics Systems (GLS) has acquired Spanish express parcels delivery firm ASM Transporte Urgente for €71m.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
SingPost adopts new directors’ code of business conduct and ethics
By LBR Staff Writer
Singapore Post has introduced a code of business conduct and ethics for its Board directors. It also established new policies governing directors' conflicts of interest, and Board renewal and tenure.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

Navis announces shipper compliance support for upcoming SOLAS container weighing regulations
By LBR Staff Writer
Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading terminal operators, announced the availability of weight verification fields within the company’s terminal operations system (TOS) solutions.
Supply Chain > News
FIBRA Prologis acquires 231,500ft² of logistics space
By LBR Staff Writer
FIBRA Prologis, Mexico's leading owner and operator of Class-A industrial real estate, today announced the acquisition of a 231,500 square foot fully occupied Class-A building for a total investment of US$16.6 million including closing costs.
Supply Chain > News

Logistics Technology

Bibby Distribution LPG vehicles cut cost and carbon for Unipart Rail
Bibby Distribution has converted five MAN tractor units to dual fuel LPG for Unipart Rail, which will save up to £200,000 of fuel and cut CO ₂ emissions by 10 per cent over the next five years.
Sustainability > News
Volkswagen Group joins Clean Shipping Network
By LBR Staff Writer
German automaker Volkswagen Group has joined the association of cargo owners, Clean Shipping Network.
Sustainability > News

Sustainability

Tesoro closes acquisition of marketing and logistics assets in Alaska
By LBR Staff Writer
Tesoro, through its affiliates Tesoro Alaska Company and Tesoro Alaska Terminals, has closed the previously announced acquisition of Flint Hills Resources' (FHR) wholesale marketing and logistics assets in Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska.
Transport Infrastructure > News
PBF Logistics buys East Coast terminal assets for $100m
By LBR Staff Writer
PBF Logistics has completed the acquisition of four refined product terminals from an affiliate of Plains All American Pipeline in the US, for about $100m.
Transport Infrastructure > News




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