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July 9, 2009 - Industry News

Port of NY/NJ Gets over $11 Million for Clean Air Initiative

The Port of New York and New Jersey will implement a Comprehensive Clean Air Strategy with grants from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, totaling $9.8 million and $1.8 million, respectively.

Tags: Intermodal

June 19, 2009 - Industry News

Port of Oakland Passes Clean Truck Plan

The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners approved a $15.2 million Comprehensive Truck Management Plan Tuesday, which included a vote to ban older, polluting trucks from the port

Tags: Intermodal

June 5, 2009 - Industry News

ChemLogix Beefs Up BulkTainer Intermodal Operations

ChemLogix has recently purchased 20 new ISO tank containers in an effort to grow its BulkTainer intermodal business

Tags: Intermodal

May 28, 2009 - Industry News

Schneider Takes Intermodal Service to the East

The eastern United States can now choose Schneider National for intermodal service, with Schneider's new Eastern Core Intermodal Service

Tags: Intermodal

May 19, 2009 - Industry News

Long Beach Rolls Out New Funding For Clean Trucks

The Port of Long Beach has announced a new round of funding for subsidized leases and loans for new liquefied natural gas or diesel-fueled trucks and retrofit devices that reduce soot and oxides of nitrogen emissions

Tags: Intermodal

May 17, 2009 - Industry News

Teamsters VP Potter to Head Port Division

The Teamsters have appointed At-Large Vice President Fred Potter of New Jersey as Director of the union's Port Division

Tags: Intermodal

April 30, 2009 - Industry News

Judge Blocks Challenged Elements of Port Clean Trucks Programs

A judge for the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California this week issued a final order immediately enjoining certain elements of the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles' Concession Plans

Tags: Intermodal

April 27, 2009 - Industry News

Judge to Enjoin Key Elements of the Long Beach and LA Ports' Concession Plans

Judge Christina Snyder of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Monday made a tentative ruling to enjoin many of the principal elements of the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles' Concession Plans

Tags: Intermodal

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


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