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New report reveals the enormous potential of Maintenance 4.0

New report reveals the enormous potential of Maintenance 4.0

Ultimo has published its 2021 Enterprise Asset Management Trend Report after conducting a major international survey. The report is based on the results of the largest survey of asset management professionals it has undertaken and includes data from the UK, Germany, Holland and Belgium.

Stromag braking system helps Indian port crane keep materials flowing

Stromag braking system helps Indian port crane keep materials flowing

Port cranes have a difficult and demanding job, unloading thousands of tons of goods from ships around the clock. This is particularly true of a TRF Limited grab and loader crane operating at Paradip Port on the East Coast of India. The crane helps to supply raw materials to one of the largest fertiliser and chemical manufacturing facilities in India. To ensure reliable braking performance for the crane, TRF approached Stromag to provide a complete system package.

Container prices ease as China resumes activities post the Golden Week

Container prices ease as China resumes activities post the Golden Week

Container xChange has published container prices data trends and insights soon after the Golden Week concludes in China and as the world prepares for Christmas holidays shopping season. The data indicates that the average standard container prices in China have plunged both for trading and leasing.

Cargo Force and USPS sign USD100m contract covering four new locations

Cargo Force and USPS sign USD100m contract covering four new locations

Cargo Force is opening four new facilities across the USA to facilitate mail and express mail services in partnership with United States Postal Service (USPS) after signing a USD100m seven-year contract.

How to Select the Best UK Based Freight Forwarder?

How to Select the Best UK Based Freight Forwarder?

By Ken Jackson, freelance writer.

Finding the best freight forwarding company for your business lets you outsource the logistics and supply chain management to experts. This allows you to get on with the day-to-day running of your business. But with so many companies claiming to be the best, how do you know which one to choose?

SnapFulfil invests £2million in new personnel to meet demand

SnapFulfil invests £2million in new personnel to meet demand

Demand for SnapFulfil’s functionally rich cloud-based WMS has seen the technology innovator invest £2 million in building its team to support growth.

Geek+ launches highest logistic robot to enable customers to maximise the use of their warehouses

Geek+ launches highest logistic robot to enable customers to maximise the use of their warehouses

Geek+, a global AMR leader, has launched RoboShuttle RS8-DA, an 8-meter high flexible arm robot. Claimed to be the highest in the industry, the new robot is claimed to enable customers to maximise the use of their warehouses.

Tive and Transporeon join forces to improve integrated global end-to-end real-time visibility in an open network

Tive and Transporeon join forces to improve integrated global end-to-end real-time visibility in an open network

In-transit visibility provider Tive and Transporeon – the digital freight platform that powers the largest global freight network of 1,200 shippers, 100 retailers and more than 120,000 logistic service providers and carriers with its real-time visibility solution Sixfold – are entering into a partnership.

Cargo iQ announces new Executive Director and 2022 strategy

Cargo iQ announces new Executive Director and 2022 strategy

Cross-stakeholder air cargo organisation Cargo iQ has named Lothar Moehle as its new Executive Director.

Time’s up – new research reveals almost three quarters of businesses don’t have the skills to succeed in a post pandemic world

Time’s up – new research reveals almost three quarters of businesses don’t have the skills to succeed in a post pandemic world

A new study into the concerns business leaders in the UK currently hold in relation to a post-pandemic world, has highlighted that a staggering 73% of businesses don’t believe they have the skills needed to succeed.

Hines confirms development of a cutting-edge logistics park in Verona

Hines confirms development of a cutting-edge logistics park in Verona

Hines, the international real estate firm, has finalised a major investment in a new state of the art logistics project in Verona, Italy as part of a joint venture with a major international private equity player.

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