Wednesday 16th Oct 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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11 new straddle carriers for Forth Ports

Forth Ports is investing in 11 new Kalmar straddle carriers – six have already been delivered to the London Container Terminal at Tilbury, and five will be delivered to Grangemouth early next year.

Shipping giants join blockchain initiative

CMA CGM and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company are joining TradeLens, the blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform, jointly developed by Maersk and IBM.

Work starts on Tilbury2

Work has started on construction of Tilbury2, the £200 million port next door to the existing Tilbury docks.

DHL online booking for air and ocean

DHL Global Forwarding has launched an online service comparing quotations and making bookings for air and ocean freight, including door-to-door shipments.

PD Ports invests at Groveport

PD Ports is making a multi-million pound investment at Groveport on the River Trent near Scunthorpe in partnership with All Steels Trading.

Four new cranes for Felixstowe

AAL has delivered four rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to Felixstowe enabling to port to add an additional 18,000 teu of container storage capacity.

Maersk to offer digital ocean customs clearance

Maersk has launched a customs clearance online shipping management platform to cater to the different rules, regulations and laws cargo is put through in various countries when it comes to importing and exporting ocean cargo.