Intermodal

By Jeff Berman · March 14, 2012
Class I railroad carrier CN said this week it has introduced new import/export container train services between the Port of Prince Rupert, British Columbia and Calgary and Edmonton, effective June 2012.
By LM Staff · March 9, 2012
February carloads—at 1,410,992—were down 1.9 percent annually. And intermodal—at 1,122,458 trailers and containers—was up 2.4 percent compared to February 2011.
By LM Staff · March 2, 2012
Carload volume—at 281,644—was down 5 percent annually and slightly behind the week ending February 18 at 281,989.
By LM Staff · February 24, 2012
Carload volume—at 281,989—was down 5.2 percent annually and ahead of the week ending February 11 at 279,501.
By Jeff Berman · February 22, 2012
Officials said that the contract between the companies is a long-term agreement at competitive market rates, adding that it encompasses the intermodal operations of APL, as well as those of APL Logistics’ auto-related activities in North America.
By Patrick Burnson · February 13, 2012
The Puget Sound’s ocean cargo gateways are under siege by lawmakers and influence-peddling Teamsters
By LM Staff · February 10, 2012
Carload volume—284,546—was up 6.2 percent annually—and was slightly ahead of the week ending January 28 at 283,654 and ahead of the week ending January 21 at 287,734 and behind the week ending January 14 at 298,560.
By Jeff Berman · February 8, 2012
When it comes to intermodal growth and the momentum this mode has, it is more than clear that the numbers don't lie.
By LM Staff · February 6, 2012
January carloads—at 1,144,800—were up 0.1 percent annually. Intermodal—at 877,637 trailers and containers—was up 1.7 percent compared to January 2011.
By Patrick Burnson · February 4, 2012
In keeping with a trend to shed assets, Maersk Inc. is selling its subsidiary, Maersk Equipment Services Company.
<p>Left to right: Jerry Kemper, general manager of transportation; Cheryl Bailey , transportation logistics manager; Brian Turner, director of transportation and planning.</p> By John D. Schulz · February 1, 2012
The retailer’s transformational best practice just so happens to be a move back to the rails in order to cope with growing truck capacity concerns—and it did so with the help of its trucking partner.
By Michael Levans · February 1, 2012
This month’s cover story on the evolving relationship between Tuesday Morning, an upscale retailer with 865 stores, and its motor carrier partner is an inspirational sign of the times—and contains a theme that we may be hearing repeatedly from other shippers if the economy kicks into high gear.
By LM Staff · January 27, 2012
Carload volume—at 287,734—was up 1.6 percent compared to last year but behind the week ending January 14 at 298,560.
By LM Staff · January 20, 2012
Following a sluggish first week of 2012, rail volumes for the week ending January 14 showed solid growth, according to data from the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
By Jeff Berman · January 9, 2012
Railroad and intermodal volumes continued to move in the right direction in 2011, according to data released by the Association of American Railroads (AAR).

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