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IHS Markit: railroads continue to lose price advantage over trucking  Green Car Congress

US railroads experienced a further deterioration of their price advantage for domestic intermodal shipping compared to trucking in the second quarter, according ...


ATA pleased tariffs on Chinese-made intermodal containers won’t go into effect  The Trucker

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations said Thursday the trucking industry is pleased that tariffs on Chinese-made, 53-foot domestic ...


Farmers Learn Legal Aspects of NY DOT Regulations  Lancaster Farming

SENECA FALLS, N.Y. — If you ship goods with your farm's vehicles and trailers, it's vital to understand the legal aspects of agricultural transportation.


US domestic intermodal weakest since Great Recession  JOC.com

What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time, intermodal volume was up strongly, and the concern was the Fall peak and intermodal ability to meet the ...


Global Trade: Rail & Intermodal  JOC.com

Rail and intermodal transport and shipping news, analysis, and business intelligence.


Railroads Losing Price Advantage Over Trucking  Material Handling & Logistics

U.S. railroads experienced a further deterioration of their price advantage for domestic intermodal shipping compared to trucking in the second quarter, ...


ATA Claims Victory in Rescinding Tariffs on Intermodal Containers  Heavy Duty Trucking

American Trucking Associations announced that the current 25% tariff on certain imported goods from China would no longer be applied to 53-foot domestic ...


JB Hunt Recognized By Three Transportation and Logistics Outlets  Furniture World Magazine

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. recently announced that it has received recognition from multiple transportation and logistics publications. Those include:.


US-Mexico shippers turn to intermodal amid truck delays  JOC.com

Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS) is attracting more US-Mexico intermodal cargo as high volumes of US-bound truck traffic lead to delays and a ...


Port Report: RoadOne sees uptick, but no boom in peak season  FreightWaves

A quiet first-half at U.S. ports underscores the overall slowdown in the freight market. In the first six months of 2019, the four largest container ports on the West ...


Mexico to launch first standard equipment interchange deal  JOC.com

Mexico's main intermodal trade group is putting the final touches on the country's first industry-wide equipment interchange agreement, designed to bring ease ...


The 10 Biggest Railroad Stocks  The Motley Fool

Here are the largest stocks you can buy in the railroad sector.


Schneider Launches Intermodal Service in Barstow, California | Business  Maryville Daily Times

GREEN BAY, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2019--. Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier provider of truckload, intermodal and logistics services, has recently ...


Ag Retail Industry Continues to Face Transportation Challenges  agprofessional.com

The Ag Retailers Association gives 7 policy solutions for Congress.


3PL Perspectives 2019  Inbound Logistics

July 24, 2019 | By Merrill Douglas. Tags: 3PL, Logistics, Supply Chain. What does the road ahead look like for shippers and logistics *service* providers?


Sarp Intermodal Invests in Gaziantep  RaillyNews

Sarp Intermodal, one of the leading companies of intermodal transportation, continues its domestic investments. The company opened an office in Gaziantep ...


Rail News - Intermodal group to honor Fenimore, Mayes. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

The Containerization & Intermodal Institute (CII) announced this week it will award the 2019 Connie Award to Columbia Group LLC Chief Executive Officer and ...


Cebu Rail Project gets RDC 7, Cebu City support  Yahoo Philippines News

THE Regional Development Council (RDC ) 7 and the Cebu City Government vowed to hasten the endorsement of the proposed Cebu Rail Project.RDC 7 ...


Universal Logistics Reports 12.9% Increase in Net Income for 2Q  Transport Topics Online

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc. reported net income of $20 million for its quarter ending June 29, a 12.9% increase over the same quarter last year.


10 finalists named in search for top rookie military veteran driver  The Trucker

KIRKLAND, Wash. — The top 10 finalists have been named in the search for the top rookie veteran driver. Kenworth has teamed with the FASTPORT Trucking ...


Terminals, elevated walkways seen to unclog Edsa  INQUIRER.net

MANILA, Philippines — Building intermodal transport terminals within Metro Mania and putting up elevated walkways were just some of the suggestions ...


Intermodal Transport: Finding the Road to the Right Track  Inbound Logistics

This story provides an update on the state of intermodal transportation in the U.S., including the conditions driving shippers to make greater use of intermodal, ...


Rail News - Canada OKs funds for Montreal port's rail bridge, truck project. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Railroad industry news about: Port of Montreal, Transport Canada, Marc Garneau, rail bridge project, truck capacity,. From the editors of Progressive Railroading ...


Hexagon Mobile Pipeline enabling efficient delivery of Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)  GlobeNewswire

Hexagon Mobile Pipeline, a Hexagon Composites business, has been awarded an order for TITAN® 53 transport modules, by an affiliate of a leading gas ...


Rail News - Transport Canada to invest in rail, other projects at Vancouver port. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Canada's Transport Minister Marc Garneau last week announced CA$102 million in projects designed to increase efficiency at the Port of Vancouver.


Industry's Role in Force Projection, Sustainment a Topic at NDTA-USTRANSCOM Command Fall Meeting - Seapower  SEAPOWER Magazine Online

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment Robert McMahon will discuss industry's role in projecting and sustaining U.S. forces during an emergency or a ...


Rail News - Rail supplier news from Duos Technologies, BiTA, Garlock, Vacations By Rail, Argus Consulting, Alliance Shippers and Hanson (Aug. 16). For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Duos Technologies Inc. has been awarded a $2.3 million contract from a Class I to replace and update an earlier version of its rip® rail-car inspection portal.


Cabaero: Road to nowhere  Yahoo Philippines News

CEBU City Mayor Edgardo Labella said Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, that the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project should be synchronized with the National ...


Walmart Expands Private Fleet Delivery, Adds New Intermodal Service  Transport Topics Online

Walmart has begun expanding the scope and capabilities of its private fleet, taking over store distribution from dedicated contract carriers at facilities in Maine, ...


Stakeholders Outline Arkansas Intermodal Project  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Barges carrying shipping containers on the Arkansas River from as far as Asia and Europe is the ...


2019 Top Intermodal/Drayage Carriers  Transport Topics Online

2019 annual rankings provide an indispensable overview of the largest for-hire carriers in North America, along with timely analysis of trends shaping the ...


Portugal's fuel-tanker drivers back down, walkout continues  The MediTelegraph

Lisbon - Portuguese fuel-tanker drivers will maintain their strike indefinitely after a 10-hour meeting of union leaders and government officials ended without an ...


Intermodal Volume Growth in 2018 Best in Five Years, IANA Report Says  Transport Topics Online

Driven by tight trucking capacity and the threat of tariffs, intermodal volumes increased 5.6% in 2018, their highest growth in five years, according to the ...


Intermodal Transport Key to Domestic Supply Chains This Year  Supply Chain Management Review

Procurement is getting its digitized act together · CN and CSX roll out new intermodal *service* partnership to take effect in October · Near-record volumes are in ...


Internet of Things Arrives in Intermodal  Transport Topics Online

The domestic intermodal industry has long been plagued by an inability to accurately track and report, in a timely manner, the status of a container in transit.


Container ports: the fastest, the busiest, and the best connected  UNCTAD

Written by: Hassiba Benamara, Jan Hoffmann, Luisa Rodriguez and Frida Youssef, Trade Logistics Branch, UNCTAD. Known as the “humble heroes” of ...


Containers, cranes removed from US tariff list  JOC.com

The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has removed ship-to-shore cranes and shipping containers from a list of $300 billion in goods subject to tariffs ...


Minister Turhan: 'We Develop Projects for Passenger and Freight Transportation by High Speed ​​Train' - RayHaber  RaillyNews

railway news train news fast train news highway news cable car news rail system auctions and tender results.


Synchronize projects on transport: Labella  SunStar Philippines

THE Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project will have to be synchronized with the National Government effort on the Intermodal Integrated Traffic System (IITS).


Canada Invests Over $100 Million In Rail-Related Infrastructure Projects  Benzinga

Federal agency Transport Canada and Minister of Transport Marc Garneau have made a string of rail-related infrastructure funding announcements in recent ...


The 22nd Intermodal Africa 2019 Exhibition and Conference  The Africa Logistics

Intermodal Africa 2019 continues to be the biggest annual Ports, Shipping and Transport Logistics Exhibition and Conference in Africa. Now,


Automation, Electrification Could Advance Faster in Intermodal  Transport Topics Online

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Autonomous technologies and electrified equipment will have specific roles in the transportation and intermodal sectors and already are ...


Financial Review: Grupo TMM SAB (OTCMKTS:GTMAY) versus Frontline (OTCMKTS:FRO)  Mayfield Recorder

Frontline (NYSE:FRO) and Grupo TMM SAB (OTCMKTS:GTMAY) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will ...


PowerFleet® for Logistics Helps American Intermodal Management Power Its Technology Driven Business Model  GlobeNewswire

Innovative Technology Enables AIM to Set Itself Apart from Other Providers.


Rail breaks intermodal transport record — again  Supply Chain Dive

Rail traffic continued its rapid pace of growth in September 2018, with the last two weeks of the month making U.S. history by transporting the most intermodal ...


US intermodal growth to slow as tariffs pinch  JOC.com

Class I railroads face uncertainty in global trade, as well challenges in *service* and pricing to keep momentum going in 2019.


Schneider Adds 4200 Intermodal Containers in 2018  Transport Topics Online

Schneider added more than 4200 intermodal containers in 2018 — a 24% increase from the year before — for a total of 22200, according to a company news ...


Intermodal Freight transportation Market is Expected to Reach USD 72.51 Billion by 2025 | By Major Market Players Incorporate AP Moller – Maersk, CH ROBINSON, Aljex Software, Inc., GE Transportation and many more...  GlobeNewswire

PUNE, India, June 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Intermodal Freight transportation Industry was valued at USD 43.70 Billion in the year 2018. Global ...


US Railroads and Intermodal - Analysis: 2019 offers US intermodal opportunity, challenges  JOC.com

As a new year for US transportation begins, the question of what's to come inevitably comes to the fore. For intermodal, 2018 was a good year, the best in some ...


Officials break ground on intermodal rail terminal  The Wilson Times

ROCKY MOUNT — Representatives from the N.C. Department of Transportation, CSX Corp. and Carolinas Gateway Partnership held a groundbreaking ...


US rail freight: Intermodal slump raises truck competitiveness questions  JOC.com

Intermodal volume will be down for many of the Class I railroads and trucking companies providing intermodal *service*, and although weather is an excuse, ...


Schneider expands intermodal as truck competition heats up  JOC.com

Transportation and logistics company Schneider is accelerating intermodal rail shipments from the US Midwest to the Northeast, launching a *service* from the ...


Small shippers targeted for new Mexico rail services  JOC.com

Smaller shippers looking for alternative services in Mexico amid rising cargo volumes and tightening capacity will soon have the option to send cargo on two ...


Tariff rush drives record LA-LB transloading  JOC.com

Although the 2018 imports and intermodal shipments were inflated somewhat due to the tariffs, the 10-year trend has been increased transloading of imports to ...


Overland Express  The Maritime Executive

By Paul Benecki 2018-12-20 20:15:52. (Article originally published in Nov/Dec 2018 edition.) Trucking dominates the business of moving boxes to and from ...


FTZ designation aims to boost Montreal's international cargo flows  theloadstar.com

In the jostle for transatlantic traffic, Montreal has added a foreign-trade zone (FTZ) to its arsenal of incentives to attract business. The FTZ designation covers the ...


FTR Announces Intermodal Dash  Transport Topics Online

Intermodal Dash delivers data and insights into the intermodal market place via the company's new web-based forecasting platform Intelcast.


CN announces deal to acquire the intermodal division of H&R Transport  Logistics Management

Montreal-based Class I railroad carrier CN announced late last week that it has reached an agreement to acquire the intermodal division of Calgary, ...


Stakeholders Push For Comprehensive Strategy, Funding for Freight Systems  Transport Topics Online

WASHINGTON — A long-term strategy consisting of additional funding for freight programs should be among the provisions that members of Congress adopt ...


Weather, rail service woes cool US intermodal growth  JOC.com

Poor weather, slower train speeds, *service* reductions, equipment shortage, and a more competitive truck market is poised to pull North American domestic ...


Once Touted as an Economic Boon, W.Va. Intermodal Facility Faces Auction Block  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Once touted as a key economic development tool for southwestern and central West Virginia, the ...


Celadon Group Divests Assets Associated with Intermodal Business Unit  PRNewswire

INDIANAPOLIS, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Celadon Group, Inc. ("Celadon," the "Company," "we," or "us") (OTCPink: CGIP) announced today that it has ...


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.


Canadian carrier Bison Transport acquires intermodal assets of Celadon Group  FreightWaves

Canadian trucking company Bison Transport acquired all of the intermodal assets of Indianapolis, Indiana-based Celadon Group Inc. on April 26.


Brenner rolling motorway to be expanded to reduce impact of lorry traffic  Railway Gazette International

AUSTRIA: Rolling motorway services are to be massively expanded in a bid to switch more traffic from road to rail on the Brenner corridor. Under...


Edited Transcript of HHFA.DE earnings conference call or presentation 14-Aug-19 1:00pm GMT  Yahoo Finance

Q2 2019 Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG Earnings Call. Hamburg Aug 16, 2019 (Thomson StreetEvents) -- Edited Transcript of Hamburger Hafen und ...


US Railroad: CSX issues warning on freight market, lowers guidance  JOC.com

CSX Transportation provided a grim outlook of the freight market in an earnings call July 16 — and lowered its guidance for 2019 — saying falling truck rates ...


Intermodal, 3PL Outlook Remains Strong  Transport Topics Online

LONG BEACH, Calif. — The intermodal and third-party logistics industries are experiencing growth that is running parallel to the strength of the economy.


US Intermodal Shipping: JB Hunt says intermodal market hit 'rock bottom'  JOC.com

Trucking company J.B. Hunt Transport Services believes the intermodal market has hit rock bottom, expressing confidence that shippers will move excess freight ...


Blablacar drives off with €101M in funding, plans intermodal transport platform  PhocusWire

BlaBlaCar, a long-distance carpooling *service*, has raised €101 million in funding from French rail operator SNCF and existing investors. Both companies are ...


ELDs and U.S. container surge good for intermodal in 2018, but 2019 will not be repeat  FreightWaves

Five-year high in growth seen last year thanks to tariff front-loading and tight truck supply, but shippers likely to put brakes on growth this year.


Don Daseke Steps Down as CEO of Daseke - Fleet Management  Heavy Duty Trucking

Don Daseke will retire from his roles as chief executive officer and chairman of the board of the flatbed company he founded, effective immediately.


LAX Breaks Ground on Intermodal Transportation Facility - West  AviationPros.com

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) leadership and elected officials for a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Intermodal ...


CN expanding its North American rail intermodal supply chain services with the acquisition of H&R Transport's intermodal division  GlobeNewswire

MONTREAL, May 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), through a subsidiary company, has reached an agreement to acquire the ...


INIT presents solutions for Intermodal Mobility Platforms and Electromobility at UITP Summit  MassTransitMag.com

In Stockholm INIT will be present at their booth as well as in lectures about the future of public transport.


US intermodal: Private containers outperforming rail-owned units  JOC.com

Should shipment volumes of privately owned domestic containers continue to outpace those of rail-owned units, it will have major implications for the future of ...


BNSF Railway, Trucker J.B. Hunt Locked in Freight Revenue Dispute  Wall Street Journal

BNSF Railway says it is owed more than $100 million by J.B. Hunt Transport Services, its main trucking partner, in an escalating dispute over how the ...


Rail Profits Rise, But Intermodal Growth Not Certain  Transport Topics Online

As motor carriers enjoy the fruits of the tight freight environment, railroads are continuing their push to boost earnings while they adjust to a market that ...


Pressure on US domestic intermodal to up its game  JOC.com

If price is how intermodal separates itself from trucking, railroads should think hard about rates.


Discover the Value of Temperature-Controlled Intermodal  Transport Topics Online

Shippers have come to rely on the traditional means of securing capacity either through over-the-road carriers, owner operators, or 3PLs. With the threat of a ...


India rail freight: Intermodal giant Concor freezes rates  JOC.com

Container Corporation of India (Concor), India's largest freight rail operator, will maintain its current pricing through March 31, 2020, as part of a greater effort to ...


Fuel-truck drivers in Portugal raise spectre of empty filling stations  The MediTelegraph

Lisbon - Fuel-tanker drivers raised the spectre of empty filling stations and aviation fuel shortages during Portugal's busy tourist season on Tuesday, saying they ...


Celadon Group Sells Intermodal Operations to Bison Transport  Transport Topics Online

Celadon Group Inc. sold its North American container-on-flatcar intermodal operations to Bison Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba, according to an April 26 press ...


Many Carriers Enjoy 2018 Banner Year for Revenue Growth  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] It was a historically great year for trucking in 2018 with robust growth in revenue and better ...


Canadian National Acquires Intermodal Division of H&R Transport  Transport Topics Online

Canadian National Railway Co. acquired the intermodal division of Calgary, Alberta-based motor carrier H&R Transport Ltd. Jean-Jacques Ruest. Ruest.


Walmart is quietly taking charge of its rail operations — and it could slash transportation costs as the country's largest retailer seeks to boost e-commerce profits  Business Insider

Walmart is taking control of their supply chain through a pilot program in which the retailer uses name-brand freight containers designed in-house.


US Railroads: Amazon, Walmart may insource freight railroad deals  JOC.com

Retail giants Walmart and Amazon have entered into conversations directly with Class I freight railroads to enter into intermodal *service* agreements, bucking the ...


Industry Groups Object to New Chassis Fees Taking Effect at Ports  Transport Topics Online

Transportation industry groups are criticizing a plan by some ocean carriers to begin seeking new administrative fees for cargo containers, known as “street turns ...


Marten Transport (NASDAQ:MRTN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research  Tech Know Bits

Marten Transport (NASDAQ:MRTN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Friday, Zacks.com ...


International Intermodal: Containers on the Move  Inbound Logistics

This story examines some of the challenges that are slowing the flow of intermodal containers, and also looks at some technology solutions that help to improve ...


Cebu unveils integrated intermodal transport system  INQUIRER.net

CEBU CITY — Free Wi-Fi on jeepneys and washrooms and karaoke on buses. These were just among the major improvements rolled out in the wake of moves ...


CN acquires intermodal division of Alberta-based trucking firm  Supply Chain Dive

Canadian National Railway (CN) has acquired the intermodal division of Alberta-based H&R Transport, a Canadian logistics provider specializing in ...


How Consolidation and Freight Networks Are Disrupting the Logistics Landscape  Transport Topics Online

Logistics companies are employing new business strategies to adapt to an ever-changing market.


Hub Revenue Tops $1 Billion in 4Q  Transport Topics Online

Intermodal and logistics *service* provider Hub Group reported revenue topping $1 billion and higher profits in the fourth quarter of 2018. The Oak Brook ...


Intermodal Transportation's Solution to Our Evolving Supply Chain Demands  Inbound Logistics

Intermodal transport provides cost savings, increased reliability, greater capacity, and green and safety advantages.


NFI Expands Brokerage, Intermodal Business With Purchase of SCR Air Services  Transport Topics Online

NFI completed the purchase of SCR Air Services Inc., a Seattle-based freight brokerage firm that specializes in shipping food and other products needing ...


9th Annual Rail/Intermodal Roundtable Interview: Clear signs of progress in spite of challanges  Logistics Management

Four of the nation's top market analysts discuss volumes, rates, PSR implementation and recent *service* challenges in an effort to help shippers plot a clear ...


J.B. Hunt's stock jumps after earnings beat, while intermodal revenue falls a bit shy  MarketWatch

Shares of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. shot up 7.2% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the trucking company reported a second-quarter profit that beat...


OTC delays decision on $25 million in state funds to July  Statesman Journal

The Kevin Mannix-backed Oregon Port of Willamette is in competition for a $25 million Connect Oregon grant to build an intermodal facility in Brooks.


Intermodal’s growth to slow as peak trucking has passed, says industry expert  FreightWaves

Intermodal carriers are seeing the best volumes in years, thanks to tight supply in over-the-road trucking. But the rate of growth will ebb as the truck market ...


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