Friday, April 18, 2014
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a final Chief’s Report approving the Jacksonville Harbor Deepening Project, clearing the way for congressional authorization in an upcoming Water Resources Development Act.
Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently caught up with Doug Waggoner, CEO of Echo Global Logistics, a non-asset based freight brokerage company and a provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services on various topics impacting freight transportation and logistics.
Carloads—at 295,294—were up 7.2 percent annually, and intermodal trailers and containers were up 9.3 at 264,382.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Join Transplace for this Webcast, to learn how they were able to automate manual processes by tightly integrating their transportation management system (TMS) with the portals of carriers, and 3rd party vendors in a matter of a few weeks.
Following the integration, the new Hapag-Lloyd will rank among the four largest ocean cargo carriers in the world
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
AgTC will provide unique market intelligence at next annual meeting in San Francisco this June
Monday, April 14, 2014
With no fuel tax increase likely ahead of this year’s mid-term elections, trucking interests in Washington are moving to Plan B in their attempt to shore up funding for badly needed infrastructure improvements.
Posted on 04/14 at 11:27 PM
Gasoline Tax •
Crowley Maritime Corporation has acquired majority ownership of Accord Ship Management (HK) Limited and Accord Marine Management Pvt. Ltd.
Posted on 04/14 at 08:21 AM
Ocean Freight •
To catch a rising economic tide this year, the Port of Long Beach will need to modernize and find new efficiencies to move increasing amounts of cargo at a faster pace, said experts gathered earlier this month for the Port’s 10th annual “Peak Season Forecast” at the Long Beach Convention Center.
Posted on 04/14 at 08:15 AM