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Hyperloop: Ushering In The 4th Dimension Of Travel  Forbes

Forget queuing and jostling with tetchy fellow travellers. The Hyperloop holds tremendous promise in catapulting passenger transport and freight transport to the ...


Transport Cases & Boxes Market is Poised to Expand at a Volume CAGR of 3% through 2028 - Future Market Insights  GlobeNewswire

Shift toward Light-Weight Transport Cases & Boxes Gains Momentum as End-Users Focus on Competitive Product Distribution.


Growth in Construction, Freight Has Been Good News for Inland Marine Insurance  Insurance Journal

The inland marine insurance segment has grown steadily in the past decade in tandem with increases in construction spending and the transport of goods,


Dassault Systèmes Enables Renault's LCI to Experiment with an Electric Car for Last-Mile Delivery  Associated Press

Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.


Incredible Demand of Freight Transport Market in Worldwide with Top Key Players: CTSI-global, JDA Software, Accenture, FedEx Corporation., Manhattan Associates, SNCF Geodis, Descartes System Group, DSV, DHL, DB Schenker  Global Market Research

The primary advantage of the Freight Transport market is that it helps in delivering goods and services at minimal costs, thereby enabling businesses to devote ...


Tonnage Surges 7.7% in April  Transport Topics Online

Tonnage saw a big surge in April, according to American Trucking Associations, even as spot rates and volumes declined in the same month, according to other ...


Gary Port Authority to have website up and running by summer  Chicago Tribune

The Gary Port Authority plans to have a website by August to promote new the shipping port at Buffington Harbor. The Port Authority's board on Wednesday ...


J.B. Hunt Stock Is a Bargain Play in Intermodal Shipping  Barron's

Shares of iintermodal transport company J.B. Hunt have slumped. But improvements in the railroad system should help increase volumes.


Wyden, Merkley decry Union Pacific layoffs in Hermiston  OregonLive.com

The layoffs are part of a broader series of cuts the Nebraska company is making over a two-year period in hopes of boosting profits.


Zimbabwe Boosts Fuel Price, Pledges Transport Subsidies  Bloomberg

Zimbabwe boosted gasoline prices by 46% even as it said it will subsidize public transport and cut fuel duties by more than half to try and ease the impact on its ...


Transport stock declines outpace the broader market on retaliatory tariffs  FreightWaves

While the degradation was seen across most sectors, the transport sectors saw large declines.


ASCE Releases Infrastructure Grades for Iowa and California  Transport Topics Online

The American Society of Civil Engineers' newly released infrastructure report cards for Iowa and California reveal the condition of those states' underlying ...


Goods-Trade Gap Widens to $71.4 Billion on Import Increase  Transport Topics Online

America's merchandise trade deficit widened in March for the first time in three months as an increase in imports exceeded the rise in exports. The goods-trade ...


C.H. Robinson liable for ruined chocolate it didn't transport  Land Line Magazine

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit determined that C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. was liable for $124,000 worth of miniature chocolate liqueur bottles ...


NBR asks courier service cos not to transport goods without VAT docs  newagebd.net

National Board of Revenue has asked courier *service* providing companies not to transport industrial and commercial goods without documents related to ...


Einride's cab-less, autonomous electric truck in commercial operations on public road in Sweden  Green Car Congress

Einride's T-pod—a cab-less, autonomous electric truck (earlier post)—has driven on a public road. The world premiere and inaugural run took place at DB ...


Driverless lorry allowed on public Swedish roads  BBC News

A driverless delivery lorry is being used alongside normal traffic on public roads in Sweden. The large lorry, called a T-Pod, weighs 26 tonnes fully laden and will ...


SoCal Edison launches Charge Ready Transport program for trucks and industrial vehicles  Green Car Congress

Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched Charge Ready Transport, a program that aims to add charging stations for medium- and heavy-duty electric ...


Must-See Bindings by the Guild of Women Binders  Fine Books & Collections Magazine

Sponsored by Nudelman Rare Books. In the 19th century, technological advancements made it possible to produce and transport goods faster than ever, but by ...


23.05.2019 Northern universities to pioneer research into transport emissions  AirQualityNews

A new network of northern universities will work together to find innovative ways that cut UK transport emissions. The DecarboN8 network's main focus will be ...


Germany Installed Cables Over a Highway to Power Electric Trucks  Futurism

A stretch of a prominent Germany highway just got a high-tech upgrade: overhead power lines — like the ones you only see over rail tracks — that can power ...


European Commission Moves Ahead in Assessing Hyperloop Regulatory Needs  PRNewswire

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies presents certification guidelines to European Commission as foundation to unite industry - Created together with TÜV ...


Op-Ed: When Investing in Infrastructure, Invest in Freight  Eno Transportation Weekly

May 17, 2019. The lesson from the 2019 Infrastructure Week is that throwing money at the problem is not enough. Panel discussions, speeches, and ...


Common Consumer Goods May Be Target of Retaliatory Tariffs  Transport Topics Online

President Donald Trump's latest threat to raise tariffs on Chinese goods puts vital intermediate equipment and everyday consumer goods used by millions of ...


How a German firm in UAE brings Ramadan to your doorstep  Gulf News

As a connector of businesses and people's lives, global logistics provider DB Schenker moves Ramadan every year.


Transport comm. orders compliance with court's license directive  Eastern Mirror

By EMN / May 24, 2019 / Comments Off on Transport comm. orders compliance with court's license directive. Share Print Email. Dimapur, May 23 (EMN): ...


Survey Reveals Ambivalence Over Washington, D.C.-Area Tolls  Transport Topics Online

A recent poll surveying Washington, D.C.-area residents on transportation issues reveals mixed support for toll roads in the region.


Some Maryland businesses welcome tariffs as economists warn of rising prices from U.S.-Chinese trade war  Baltimore Sun

Some Maryland business owners are welcoming stringent U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, but economists warn they also will mean rising prices on a variety of ...


Jobless Claims Hit Five-Week Low Amid Tight Labor Market  Transport Topics Online

Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly dipped to a five-week low, offering a *fresh* sign the job market remains historically tight amid other mixed ...


Carol Miller: W.Va. has many infrastructure needs worth fighting for  The Logan Banner

West Virginia has so many amazing things to offer, from the natural beauty of our hills, to the resource-rich land which powers our nation, and the Mountaineer ...


Mayoral candidate vows to ban trucks from city  FreightWaves

Colorful Auckland mayoral candidate John Tamihere has vowed to ban trucks from the city of Auckland during the day and sell the Ports of Auckland if elected.


Trucking Along In Arkansas  amppob.com

Trucking is one of the largest industries in America, and Arkansas is an industry hotbed. Haulers and the companies they work for are responsible for keeping ...


The Market of Genoa (SGM): from fruit to logistics  The MediTelegraph

Genoa -The future is logistics. And the Mercato di Genova has for a long time been at the forefront. In addition to its more traditional activity as wholesale fruit and ...


Perishable Goods Sea Transportation Market Research Report 2019 – 2025 by Key Players – DB Schenker, MSC, DSV Global Transport and Logistics, Maersk Line  People Herald Today

The global Perishable Goods Sea Transportation market report gives a unique tool for assessing the current market, highlighting changes, and supporting the ...


Chinese logistics firms reaping benefit of companies fleeing trade war  South China Morning Post

The trade war has created an unlikely winner: the cross-border logistics companies facilitating the exodus of Chinese manufacturers.


This Two-Legged Robot Will Deliver Packages via Self-Driving Fords  Futurism

Ford plans to use a bipedal bot called Digit as a delivery robot, pairing it with a self-driving car to bring packages right to customers' doorsteps.


Schumpeter A Shakespearean guide to how firms tackle climate change  The Economist

ALL THE world's a stage,” wrote William Shakespeare in his monologue, “The Seven Ages of Man”. Centuries later, that stage is on fire, to paraphrase Greta ...


Concordia awarded $6.95M airport grant  Blade Empire

The city of Concordia was notified on Wednesday that it had been awarded a $6.95 million supplemental appropriation award from the Federal Aviation ...


DHL becomes first international logistics provider to introduce AAV drone delivery service in China  Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain News, Magazine and Website

The Germany-based courier giant, DHL, has become the first international logistics provider to unveil an autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV) drone delivery *service* ...


The Peculiar Case of Alaskan Senators’ Support for the Jones Act  Daily Signal

The hope is that the overall population won't notice the pennies being plucked from their pockets to enrich the politically connected beneficiaries.


US Hikes Tariffs Amid Trade Talks; China Vows to Retaliate  Transport Topics Online

The United States hiked tariffs on more than $200 billion in goods from China on May 10 in the most dramatic step yet of President Donald Trump's push to ...


Southern California Fleet Owners Learn How To Go Electric  CleanTechnica

May 22nd, 2019 by Guest Contributor. Originally published on Energized.Edison. by Paul Griffo. SCE's Charge Ready Transport Program helps customers add ...


The Urban Planning Vision of Leonardo da Vinci  CityLab

Following a typical Renaissance trend, he began to work out an “ideal city” project, which, due to its excessive costs, would remain unfulfilled.


New concerns over WA Government Huawei public transport contract after US supply crisis  ABC News

The WA Government faces *fresh* calls to review Huawei's contract to supply communications technology for the state's public transport system amid a supply ...


The Jones Act is protecting U.S. shipyards to death | Opinion  Philly.com

*Fresh* reports have emerged that the Philly Shipyard, the recipient of multiple government bailouts and largesse, is once again on the brink of shutting down.


Donkeys Slaughtered For Hides To Be Used In Traditional Chinese Medicine : Goats and Soda  NPR

China reportedly needs 4 million donkey hides a year for the traditional medicine ejiao. They're importing hides from poor countries — and dealing a blow to ...


Senate Republicans pass transportation budget that invests billions in roads and bridges  Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus

Budget funds critical road construction projects, adds accountability. On Wednesday, the Minnesota Senate passed a comprehensive transportation funding ...


In store or online — what's the environment-friendly way to shop?  Ensia

Some say yes, with all those trucks heading out into suburbia to deliver your latest gadget, fashion garment or book. But online retailers insist theirs is the ...


The Jones Act Is Protecting U.S. Shipyards to Death  Cato Institute

*Fresh* reports have emerged that the Philly Shipyard, the recipient of multiple government bailouts and largesse, is once again on the brink of shutting down.


Europe: New Valencia-Rotterdam fresh produce rail link begins operating  Fresh Fruit Portal

A new *fresh* produce direct rail connection between Valencia in Spain and Rotterdam in the Netherlands has begun operating. The dedicated ...


Ginn: 2019 economic development and transportation legislation  Barrow Journal

During the 2019 session we passed over 100 pieces of legislation that will have an impact on all Georgians. These bills are now waiting for the governor's ...


Transportation of workers on goods carriers goes unchecked  The Hindu

It is an open violation of safety norms, says Labour Department official.


Consumer goods, transport help QSE snap 7-day losing streak  Gulf Times

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday ended seven days of bearish run to gain 59 points, mainly on the back of strong buying especially within consumer ...


Terence Corcoran: Let’s put some real foreign competition into WestJet’s new flight plan  Financial Post

If WestJet is now set to become a powerhouse, let it face more competition from foreign operators and new rules to open our restricted Canadian air-travel ...


Obaidul asks transport workers to maintain discipline during Eid journeys  newagebd.net

Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday urged the transport owners and workers to maintain discipline on the roads while carrying ...


Clock is Ticking on Tolls  CT News Junkie

HARTFORD, CT — With three weeks to go in the legislative session the sense of urgency is building on the need for legislators to figure out whether and when...


'Tragedy' as 300 yaks starve trapped by snow in India  BBC News

The yaks had been trapped since December with officials unable to drop food because of poor weather.


Opposition from GOP and conservatives imperil Trump's infrastructure plan  WorkBoat

A week after top Democrats and the White House reached a tentative accord to repair the country's transportation system, the bipartisan gesture seems to be in ...


US sanctions hit India-Kazakhstan plans to expand connectivity  Hindustan Times

Kazakhstan's efforts to forge greater connectivity with India via an eastern expansion of the North-South corridor running through Iran have hit a speed bump ...


North Sea ports to cooperate  The MediTelegraph

Rotterdam - Flanders and the Netherlands intend to conduct a study aimed at the potential improvement of their cross-border cooperation. To that end, on ...


Miller addresses infrastructure needs  Point Pleasant Register

West Virginia has so many amazing things to offer, from the natural beauty of our hills, to the resource rich land which powers our nation, and the Mountai.


Self-driving trucks begin mail delivery test for U.S. Postal Service  Reuters

(Reuters) - The U.S. Postal *Service* on Tuesday started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step ...


Labour union demands safe transport facilities for workers in Karnataka, submits memo  The News Minute

The All India Central Council of Trade Union (AICCTU) recently submitted a memorandum to the Karnataka Labour Department highlighting the problems faced ...


DB Schenker and Einride have fully autonomous electric truck in operation  www.electrive.com

German logistics group DB Schenker is now using Einride's fully electric autonomous T-Pod truck in Jönköping, Sweden, to transport goods on a public road.


New Player at Urban Transport Arena - iHLS  i-HLS - Israel Homeland Security

This post is also available in: he עברית (Hebrew). Aerospace giant Boeing has successfully completed the first outdoor flight tests of the cargo air vehicle (CAV), ...


China’s belt and road extends to Kyrgyzstan, but is it worth the debt?  South China Morning Post

Beijing's partners in Europe and Southeast Asia command much attention at the Belt and Road Forum, but there is much China-backed development in Central ...


Egypt launches trade shipping line from Ain Sokhna to East Africa  Egypttoday

CAIRO – 20 May 2019: Egypt launched a new trade maritime navigation route connecting Ain Sokhna of Suez Governorate to East African countries, said ...


Spanish Election May Pivot on an Aging and Depleted Heartland  The New York Times

Even as Spain's interior provinces empty out, they punch above their weight politically and could determine the outcome of Sunday's national election.


Green transport funding across the region hits £600m  The Bolton News

MORE than £600m has now been allocated to green transport projects across the region.


Spotted lanternflies start hatching in May  WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

Now that the warm weather has arrived in Pennsylvania, spotted lanternflies are on the way. The invasive pests' eggs usually start hatching in May.


Transport Canada continues to improve the safe transportation of dangerous goods by rail  Canada NewsWire

OTTAWA, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - To protect the safety and security of Canadians, especially those along our rail corridors, it is important that the transportation of ...


Our Future || Cargo transport on track to take charge  The Canberra Times

For regional Australians, transport is an essential part of life. It's how food, clothes and any other commodities are moved from CBDs to regional centres. So...


Build a sustainable Belt and Road  Nature.com

China's vast Belt and Road Initiative is on course to reshape research in the global south. Science leaders everywhere must work to make it transparent, green ...


'Self-gratification' of online shoppers risks jobs: Toll CEO  The Australian Financial Review

Logistics group Toll will have got rid of 3000 jobs by September as it slashes costs to stay profitable.


Philippines Logistics and Warehousing Market is Expected to Reach PHP 1,100 Billion in Terms of Revenues by the Year 2024: Ken Research  Yahoo Finance

GURUGRAM, India , May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Philippines Development Plan by government for the period 2017-2022 is aimed at accelerating ...


The Rising Risks - and Opportunities - Confronting Global Agriculture - Knowledge@Wharton  Knowledge@Wharton

Dramatic changes in climate, consumer tastes, supply chains and technologies are upending the old order in global agriculture.


Non-filers of GST returns for 2 months to be barred from generating e-way bills from June 21  Livemint

With almost two years into GST implementation, the government is now focussing on anti-evasion measures to shore up revenue and increase compliance.


Israel reopens Gaza crossings after Hamas escalation  Deutsche Welle

Israel reopened its crossings with the Palestinian territory after a decrease in tensions. Gaza Islamists had fired more than 600 rockets at Israel in one of the ...


Greenville deputies recover $200K in stolen property hidden in tunnels in Piedmont  Greenville News

Greenville County Sheriff's Office Deputies have recovered over $200,000 in stolen goods hidden in an underground tunnel system on a property in Piedmont.


Green New Deal's centralized government approach won't ensure a cleaner environment | TheHill  The Hill

And this is how we can ensure a cleaner environment: years of economic data have proven that economic freedom and a growing economy support a ...


2020 candidate John Delaney pitches vastly unusual climate change plan  The Guardian

Maryland congressman wants to capture carbon dioxide pollution heating the planet and transport it in pipelines criss-crossing US.


How Embedded Analytics Help Tame Supply Chain Volatility  Forbes

When it comes to managing your supply chain, volatility and uncertainty have become a fact of life. How can you make the most of the data available in your ...


How Leonardo da Vinci designed an ideal city – and helped invent urbanism  CityMetric

The word “genius” is universally associated with the name of Leonardo da Vinci – a true Renaissance man, he embodied scientific spirit, artistic talent and ...


How Leonardo Da Vinci designed an ideal Italian city centuries ahead of its time  The Local Italy

The Renaissance master's designs for a 'rational' city in northern Italy were never built – but they contain plenty of inspiration for urban planners today, writes ...


Intermodal Freight Transportation Market is Likely to Increase at a Significantly High CAGR during Forecast Period 2015 to 2021  Titan Chronicle

Intermodal transportation is the process of combining more than one mode of transportation for movement of people or delivery of goods. There are basically two ...


Each American has the energy-equivalent of nearly 600 full-time 'human energy servants' - AEI  American Enterprise Institute

View related *content*: Carpe Diem · workers. This is an update of a previous CD post from 2016 that was inspired by an analysis that Brian Wang featured in ...


Modi 2.0: Expect logistics costs to be driven down  Business Today

The next big revolution is expected to be around multi-modal transport.


New Statistical Reports on Freight Transport Market Growing in Worldwide with Top Key Players: CTSI-global, JDA Software, Accenture, FedEx Corporation., Manhattan Associates, SNCF Geodis, Descartes System Group, DSV, DHL, DB Schenker  Global Market Research

Freight transport forms the backbone of the supply chain. Most big and small businesses, instead of investing in their own fleet of vehicles, utilize third parties ...


Transalpine goods traffic comes under pressure  swissinfo.ch

Transport Minister Simonetta Sommaruga has announced measures to speed up a shift of goods traffic from Swiss roads to rail.


Why NZ is cheating on its emissions from flights, shipping and imported goods  Stuff.co.nz

Schoolgirl activist Greta Thunberg blasted the UK for "very creative carbon accounting" because it doesn't count emissions from global flights or shipping.


QSE inches near 10,500 level as consumer goods, transport lend support  Gulf Times

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday inched near 10500 levels, mainly on the back of strong buying interests in consumer goods and transport equities.


COMMENTARY: Decarbonizing marine transport might not be smooth sailing  TheChronicleHerald.ca

TONY ROBERT WALKER About 60000 merchant ships sail the world's oceans, including container ships, oil tankers and dry bulk carriers loaded with ...


Transport Canada continues to improve safe transportation of dangerous goods by rail  Mirage News

May 2, 2019 Ottawa, ON Transport Canada To protect the safety and security of Canadians, especially those along our...


Load restriction rule heavy on the economy  Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper

Strict implementation of carrying capacity rule from May 17 evening in Phuentsholing has decreased vehicle movement drastically. Traffic police and the Road ...


Dangerous goods’ transportation: UN’s amended agreement will ensure safety, says FRSC  The Punch

The amendment of United Nations' agreement Concerning International Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road will ensure the safe transportation of the ...


Leonardo da Vinci designed an ideal city that was centuries ahead of its time  The Conversation - UK

Leonardo da Vinci's ideal city contained design features and engineering works not realised until hundreds of years after he died.


Removing trucks from Auckland CBD ridiculous, says RTF  Scoop.co.nz

Excluding heavy trucks from Auckland city between 9am and 5pm would have a negative impact on all New Zealanders, says Road Transport Forum chief ...


LOT Polish Airlines in pharma focus for Central and Eastern Europe  Air Cargo News

LOT Polish Airlines is on course to achieve its IATA's CEIV Pharma certification by October this year and in a separate development has already adopted.


Road maintenance on Jakes Gerwel Drive to last until September | Cape Argus  Independent Online

Road users are advised that the construction on Jakes Gerwel Drive in Philippi will take place over four months until the end of September 2019.


UAE authorities call for total ban on minibuses by 2023  Khaleej Times

With minibuses involved in about 15 per cent of road fatalities, a proposal to ban them on UAE roads has been submitted to the Ministry of Interior (MoI).


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