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April 22, 2009 - Industry News

New Green Technology for Moving Cargo Containers at Ports

Attendees at the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress this week in Detroit got a sneak peak of a new pollution-saving truck for transferring cargo containers at ports

Tags: Intermodal

April 16, 2009 - Industry News

Judge Rules Against Maritime Commission in Port Dispute

Trucks entering the Port of Los Angeles.

A District Court judge has denied the Federal Maritime Commission's request for an injunction of certain elements of the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach's Clean Truck Program

Tags: Intermodal

April 14, 2009 - Industry News

TWIC Card Deadline Today

As of today, April 15, anyone entering the secure area of a maritime port must now possess a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) or be escorted by someone who does

Tags: Intermodal

April 4, 2009 - Industry News

Port of Tacoma Unveils Fee-Free Truck Emissions Program

Trucks at the Port of Tacoma

The Port of Tacoma authorized a new, fee-free, market-based program to reduce emissions from trucks that serve the Port

Tags: Intermodal

April 3, 2009 - Industry News

LA Port Offers Day Pass System

Long-haul truckers who need occasional access to the Port of Los Angeles and the Port of Long Beach will now be able to purchase day passes

Tags: Intermodal

April 3, 2009 - Industry News

Government Opening More TWIC Centers

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Administration is opening more enrollment centers as the deadline for port workers to have their Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) cards approaches

Tags: Intermodal

March 24, 2009 - Industry News

CMA CGM (America) LLC Launches Dedicated Reefer Customer Service Desk

CMA CGM (America) LLC announced that they will launch a new dedicated export reefer customer service desk on March 30, 2009.

Tags: Intermodal

March 21, 2009 - Industry News

U.S. Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of ATA in Lawsuit Against Ports

Trucks entering the Port of Los Angeles.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in favor of the American Trucking Associations Friday in its lawsuit seeking an injunction against the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach Concession Plans

Tags: Intermodal

February 25, 2009 - Industry News

Study: Clean Alternative Fuels Gains at Container Shipping Ports

U.S. and international container shipping ports are among the biggest sources of air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, because of their reliance on diesel fuel. But progress toward reducing harmful emissions by switching to clean alternative fuels is gaining momentu

Tags: Intermodal

February 24, 2009 - Industry News

NRS Deploys Clean Truck Fleet in Los Angeles and Long Beach

National Retail Systems, provider of global logistics services to America's retailers, has deployed 115 clean air pier trucks to comply with the Clean Truck Program requirements at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach

Tags: Intermodal

February 20, 2009 - Industry News

Keller: Future Bright For Intermodal

Despite the current global economic slump, the future of international, intermodal transportation will be strong and vibrant in this era of globalization

Tags: Intermodal

February 16, 2009 - Industry News

FTR Analysis Shows Intermodal Losing Market Share in Q4 2008

Intermodal transport lost market share against trucks in the fourth quarter of 2008, a recent analysis by FTR Associates shows.

Tags: Intermodal

January 29, 2009 - Industry News

PortCheck to Begin Clean Truck Fee Collection

PortCheck of Long Beach, Calif., the not-for-profit company created by marine terminal operators to collect the Clean Truck Fee for the Port of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach, will start collecting the fee beginning Wednesday, Feb. 18

Tags: Intermodal

December 15, 2008 - Industry News

J.C. Penney and Pacer Take Delivery of Clean-Diesel Trucks

J.C. Penney and PDS Trucking, a subsidiary of Pacer Distribution Services, have taken delivery of more than 20 new Kenworth T800 tractors that will replace aging diesel trucks currently in use by independent owner-operators in Pacer's port network

Tags: Intermodal

December 10, 2008 - Industry News

Intermodal Institute Founder Says Transportation System Needs More Rails

In his address to the 15th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, Gil Carmichael, head of the Intermodal Transportation Institute at the University of Denver, said any realistic discussion on the future of transportation must include the role of railroad

Tags: Intermodal

November 14, 2008 - Industry News

Collection of Clean Truck Fee Will Be Delayed at Southern California Ports

Collection of the Clean Truck Fee at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will not begin today as previously scheduled.

Tags: Intermodal

November 11, 2008 - Industry News

Domestic Intermodal Posts Best Results in Four Years

Domestic intermodal had its best performance this quarter since the second quarter of 2004, according to a report released by the Intermodal Association of North America

Tags: Intermodal

November 3, 2008 - Industry News

Stifel Nicolaus Conference Call: Intermodal Growth Peaking -- For Now

The conversion of domestic freight traffic from on-highway to domestic intermodal may have already peaked, but intermodal may begin to experience its full potential after the economy recovers

Tags: Intermodal

October 29, 2008 - Industry News

Federal Maritime Commission Rules Against Parts of Port Programs

Trucks at the Port of Los Angeles

The Federal Maritime Commission Wednesday said it will seek to block parts of the Clean Truck Programs that went into effect Oct. 1 at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles

Tags: Intermodal

October 27, 2008 - Industry News

Intermodal Firm Maximizes Benefits of New Alabama Container Port

The new OHC Intermodal facility maximizes the benefits of the new container port in Mobile, Ala

Tags: Intermodal

September 8, 2008 - Industry News

Judge: No Injunction in Port Lawsuit

A federal judge has refused to grant a preliminary injunction to stop the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach from implementing the concessions requirements of their clean air plans,

Tags: Intermodal

August 28, 2008 - Industry News

IANA Declares Support for ATA Lawsuit Against SoCal Port Concession Plans

The Intermodal Association of North America announced it will back the American Trucking Associations' motion for an injunction against the Concession Plans of the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach

Tags: Intermodal

August 18, 2008 - Industry News

Domestic Intermodal Gains Accelerate

According to an industry report released by the Intermodal Association of North America, domestic intermodal volume in the second quarter achieved its highest growth rate since Q2 2004

Tags: Intermodal

August 6, 2008 - Industry News

Domestic Intermodal Gains Accelerate

Despite a lagging economy and a sustained contraction in import volumes, domestic intermodal volume produced admirably during Q2 2008

Tags: Intermodal

July 28, 2008 - Industry News

ATA Files Suit to Block Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports Concession Plans

The American Trucking Associations, with its Intermodal Motor Carriers Conference, filed suit in the U.S. District Court in California challenging the port "Concession Plans" as approved by the Cities of Los Angeles and Long Beach and their harbor commissions

Tags: Intermodal


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