ITS upgrades TPS with additional empty chassis detection

New system from ITS is both rapid to deploy and affordable UK based International Terminal Solutions Ltd (ITS) are pleased to announce an empty chassis detection upgrade for their trailer positioning system (TPS). ITS has over 20 years of experience in deploying TPS and have used that experience in recent developments to bring a system to the market which is both rapid to deploy and affordable. The system is aimed at

US Export Control Reform

More changes coming on December 30, 2014  The process of Export Control Reform in the United States has already brought some changes to the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Part 5 of the reform was published on July 1, 2014. Some of the changes took effect on July 1, and more changes will come into effect on December 30, 2014. The final rule with the changes taking effect on December 30,

Logistics industry stars are innovative and customer-oriented

Innovation helps companies secure their competitive edge What does it take to become a star of the logistics industry? For answers to these questions, AEB polled industry insiders at this year’s German Logistics Congress, held October 22–24 in Berlin. AEB was on hand to conduct more than 50 interviews on this topic with representatives from the shipping industry, the service sector, and industry associations. The respondents assigned particular importance to

EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement: Final negotiations complete

EU exporters will be able to ship any goods to Singapore The European Union and Singapore have successfully concluded talks on the Investment Protection Chapter of the EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (EUSFTA). Once the parties have signed and ratified the agreement, EU exporters will be able to ship any goods to Singapore without paying import duties. The two sides have also granted bilateral access to many service markets. Singaporean exporters

CLC Projects Network holds its sixth global conference

In the Larespark Hotel in downtown Istanbul CLC Projects Network (part of Maritime Projects Group) held its 6th global conference for members in the Larespark Hotel in downtown Istanbul, Turkey on 16 & 17th of November. It turned out to be the biggest event ever with a total attendance of some 80 persons coming from 49 countries & 62 different companies. CLC Projects Network was established only on April 1,

e-customsĀ® web-based customs management systems

Free facility offered by e-customs to help low to medium volume exporters Islay Ales have taken advantage of a free facility offered by e-customs to help low to medium volume exporters tackle the UK customs legal requirements. Steve Bavin, Director, Islay Ales said: “We are a small brewery looking to export our beers outside the EU, and we needed a system that could meet the Excise Movement Control System (EMCS) requirements

New Thermo King active controlled atmosphere solution

Extends shipping distance and maintains quality of fresh goods People around the globe expect fresh goods at stores and restaurants to be of the same quality and appearance as at the moment of harvest. To meet this demand, global exporters want the most advanced options available so they can deliver perishable products from their origin to the most distant locations with preserved quality, taste and nutritional value. Thermo King, a

New Thermo King passive refrigeration concept

Delivers continuous cold chain operations Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, today unveiled its new passive refrigeration technology, a new autonomous refrigeration concept for intermodal applications. Patented by Thermo King, passive refrigeration combines the best of intermodal transportation solutions – the operational simplicity of a dry container with the cooling capacity and functional benefits of

New choices to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Marine transporters can have peace of mind with new safe, reliable and efficient temperature control Marine transporters can have peace of mind with new safe, reliable and efficient temperature control solution that decreases environmental impact Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, announced that it will offer its intermodal and marine transport refrigeration customers a choice

Terex unveils plans to mark 55th anniversary of backhoe loader

The powerful 111hp Tier III 83kW engine will be available on a limited run of TLB850 and TLB890 models   Global construction solutions provider, Terex, is launching a limited edition engine for its backhoe loader range to celebrate the iconic machine’s 55th anniversary.  The powerful 111hp Tier III 83kW engine will be available on a limited run of TLB850 and TLB890 backhoe loader models from this month, offering users exceptional