Comprehensive coverage of rail freight/intermodal transportation management including logistics, shippers, carriers, shipping rates, tariffs, costs and rail loads and volumes.

Intermodal is part of the plan for FedEx Freight

Posted 01/31 · 01:33 PM · LM Editorial
When FedEx announced it was redesigning its network structure for its less-than-truckload (LTL) network, FedEx Freight, last September, which officially went live today, there was one small detail regarding this news that flew somewhat under the radar. That detail was that the company said it planned to be more active on the intermodal side.

AAR reports railroad traffic is up for week ending January 22

Posted 01/28 · 10:45 AM · LM Editorial
Carload volume at 282,837 was up 1.5 percent compared to the corresponding week last year. This is nearly identical with the week ending January 15, which hit 282,987 carloads.

Hub Group opens two new Comtrak terminals

Posted 01/26 · 12:25 PM · LM Editorial
Freight transportation services provider Hub Group Inc. recently announced that it has opened new terminals for its national drayage and truckload services subsidiary Comtrak in Indianapolis and Milwaukee.

CSX reports strong 4Q and 2010 full-year earnings

Posted 01/25 · 02:05 PM · LM Editorial
Following through on excellent momentum through the first three quarters of 2010, it was hardly surprising that CSX announced record fourth quarter and full-year 2010 earnings this week.

2011 Logistics Rate Outlook - Going Up!

Posted 01/24 · 04:35 PM · LM Editorial
Listen to Group Editorial Director Michael Levans, Executive Editor Patrick Burnson, and a panel of leading energy and transportation analysts as they give shippers an updated look at the key drivers behind the increasing transportation rates U.S. logistics professionals will face over the course of 2011.

Pricing Across Transportation Modes - January 2011

Posted 01/24 · 01:25 PM · LM Editorial
Pricing across the transportation modes

Union Pacific reports strong Q4 and 2010 full-year earnings

Posted 01/20 · 11:49 AM · LM Editorial
In the latest example of how strong the freight railroad business is, Class I carrier Union Pacific announced today that fourth quarter and full-year earnings were up 44 percent at $1.56 per share and 48 percent at $5.53 per share, respectively, year-over-year.

AAR says 2010 volumes show gains over 2009

Posted 01/12 · 03:49 PM · LM Editorial
In 2010, carload and intermodal volume rebounded from a trying 2009, but volumes are still below pre-recession levels, according to data from the Association of American Railroads (AAR).

Diesel prices up again during week of January 10, says EIA

Posted 01/11 · 09:30 AM · LM Editorial
Diesel prices continued their upward march for the week of January 10, according to data released this week by the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).

2011 intermodal container capacity may only see slight uptick

Posted 01/10 · 12:32 PM · LM Editorial
While intermodal, especially on the domestic side, enjoyed a strong 2010, there is some sentiment that volumes may not see the same type of growth in 2011.

Page 34 of 41 pages ‹ First  < 32 33 34 35 36 >  Last ›




© Copyright 2013 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA