Freight Transport Association

Multimodal 2019

Sea & Inland Waterways

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Gregory Distribution opens logistics centre to support Range contract
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 08:22

Gregory Distribution’s new distribution centre for the Range at Central Park in Avonmouth is designed to support the homeware retailer’s rapid expansion in the UK, Ireland and beyond and, at 111,485 m2 is believed to be one of the largest...

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CMA CGM to acquire CONTAINERSHIPS
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 09:04

CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping Group, is pleased to announce the signature of an agreement between CMA CGM and Container Finance Ltd Oy pursuant to which the container shipping and logistics business Containerships (and Conta...

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Ocean Network Express and Freightliner go green
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 08:51

Ocean Network Express (ONE) and Freightliner, a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W), have signed a contract for guaranteed rail wagon capacity on the main intermodal routes in the United Kingdom.

By switching from...

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Multi-million Seatruck investment
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 16:18

A €100 million investment by Seatruck Ferries, the Irish Sea freight specialist, will increase capacity on Warrenpoint to Heysham route by 30%.

Seatruck will deploy two larger freight ferries on the route later this summer, in d...

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CMA CGM deploys TRAXENS
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 11:19

As part of its Customer Centricity strategy, CMA CGM has announced the commercialization of a connected containers offer: TRAXENS by CMA CGM.

As the first company to have invested in TRAXENS, thus participating in its developmen...

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Xpediator acquires Anglia Forwarding Group
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 17:54

Xpediator has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the entire issued share capital of Anglia Forwarding Group.

The initial cash consideration payable upon completion is £1.5 million, plus a further cash payment...

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P&O Ferries deploys new tonnage
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 17:45

P&O Ferries deploys new tonnage on Zeebrugge-Teesport this week to lift capacity of Scottish gateway by 25 per cent

P&O Ferries has announced that it will significantly raise its capacity on Zeebrugge-Teesport this week...

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‘Brave new world?’
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 09:48

Coinciding with its 50th anniversary, leading international freight transport insurer TT Club, in conjunction with global management consulting firm McKinsey, have today published ‘Brave new world? – Container transport in 2043’, a wide-r...

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News from Multimodal
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:21

 

Your business is likely to have changed dramatically over the last 2-3 years – as the transport, logistics and supply chain business becomes increasingly digital – with AI and Blockchain the newest kids on the block in what se...

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News from Multimodal
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:21

 

Your business is likely to have changed dramatically over the last 2-3 years – as the transport, logistics and supply chain business becomes increasingly digital – with AI and Blockchain the newest kids on the block in what se...

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Europa Road acquires Continental Cargo Carriers
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 14:52

Ambitious logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group has announced that it has acquired the specialist part and full load operator, Continental Cargo Carriers. Privately-owned Europa, headquartered in Dartford, has bought Oostende headquar...

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CMA CGM unveils the logo of its 40th anniversary
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 09:57

In 2018, CMA CGM is celebrating its 40th anniversary and the unique adventure of a family company with strong human values. On this occasion, the Group unveils its anniversary logo and launches a series of global projects, which will repr...

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Updates from Thamesport and Felixstowe
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 09:27

A new short-sea container service has been launched from Hutchison Ports' London Thamesport providing even more choice for shippers in the South of England.

The new service is operated by I-MOTION Shipping, an associate of Inter...

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C.H. Robinson launches next generation transportation technology in Europe
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 09:16

C.H. Robinson announced today the launch of its Navisphere® Driver mobile app in Europe, designed to allow drivers to view and update information on their loads while on the road. The app automatically submits required in-transit updates...

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JWT Haulage maximises Port of Liverpool capacity
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 09:28

JWT, one of the North West’s largest independent container haulage companies, has significantly increased its storage capacity at the Port of Liverpool to support import shipments by major retail clients, such as Speke-based B&M.

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Davies Turner is shipshape in Bristol
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 16:16

A new multi-user distribution centre has been developed in the UK, near Avonmouth, Bristol, by Davies Turner the UK's leading independent freight services and logistics provider, and is now fully operational.

The new hub at Cent...

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Major new port deal will see 30,000 more containers enter and leave Hull every year
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:45

A brand new port service between Hull and Belgium will see 30,000 more containers enter and leave the city every year.

The deal, which will comprise of three sailings a week between the ports of Hull and Ghent, comes on the back...

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Major new port deal will see 30,000 more containers enter and leave Hull every year
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:45

A brand new port service between Hull and Belgium will see 30,000 more containers enter and leave the city every year.

The deal, which will comprise of three sailings a week between the ports of Hull and Ghent, comes on the back...

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Solent Stevedores has formally opened its new empty container depot at DP World London Gateway Port
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:13

An award-winning stevedoring company, Solent Stevedores five-acre off-dock yard will offer a broad range of next-generation empty container handling and storage services from the UK’s most integrated deep-sea port and logistics hub.

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Solent Stevedores has formally opened its new empty container depot at DP World London Gateway Port
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:13

An award-winning stevedoring company, Solent Stevedores five-acre off-dock yard will offer a broad range of next-generation empty container handling and storage services from the UK’s most integrated deep-sea port and logistics hub.

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P&O Ferrymasters invests in swap bodies to enhance multimodal services
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 09:25

P&O Ferrymasters today announces a multi-million investment of 240 new swap body freight containers to further extend its pan-European intermodal logistics network. The investment is an integral part of the company’s strategic growth...

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Biomechanically engineered fashion footwear spark new business for Port of Tyne
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 13:04

High demand for scientifically engineered footwear has seen global brand FitFlop complete a new partnership deal with their e-fulfilment provider and existing Port of Tyne customer Spark Response, based in Gateshead.

In 2007 Mar...

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Team effort secures ISO 9001:2015 for Jordon
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 12:30

Team effort and the expert guidance of risk compliance specialist, VARTAN, has seen leading European freight specialist, Jordon, secure its ISO 9001:2015 quality standard.

Securing this international standard, which Jordon will...

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P&O Ferries set to lift capacity at Teesport by 25 per cent to create gateway to Scotland
Monday, May 14, 2018 - 15:36

P&O Ferries has announced that it plans to lift capacity on its Zeebrugge-Teesport route by almost 25 per cent within the next month in order to create a gateway to Scotland via the north-eastern port.

The integrated ferry a...

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Agility Logistics reports 30% rise in Q1 profits, in “very strong start” to 2018
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:52

Agility has announced its Q1 2018 financial results, reporting a net profit of KD 18.9 million, or 15.2 fils per share, an increase of 29.8% over Q1 2017. Revenue for the quarter reached KD 371.8 million and EBITDA was KD 37.7 million....

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DP World’s Chris Lewis recognised with FTA Multimodal Personality of the Year 2018
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 14:32

Chris Lewis, Managing Director of DP World UK and Chief Executive Officer of London Gateway, was recognised with Multimodal Personality of the Year at the FTA Multimodal Awards in Birmingham.

Lewis, who has worked in the contain...

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DP World’s Chris Lewis recognised with FTA Multimodal Personality of the Year 2018
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 14:32

Chris Lewis, Managing Director of DP World UK and Chief Executive Officer of London Gateway, was recognised with Multimodal Personality of the Year at the FTA Multimodal Awards in Birmingham.

Lewis, who has worked in the contain...

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Dachser UK annual results encouraging - growth continues
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 14:13

2017 was another successful year for Dachser Ltd, the UK subsidiary of the family-owned, German-headquartered global logistics services provider. UK sales turnover increased by around 16% to £ 77 million.  The European export service port...

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Digitalisation and sustainability will take Stena Line to the next level
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 14:08

With 21 routes and 38 ferries covering North Europe from Ireland in the West to the Baltics in the East, Stena Line is one of Europe’s largest ferry operators.

The Irish Sea, with five strategically located routes, is a strategi...

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Container boom for Bristol’s Global Gateway
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 08:54

Bristol Port is gearing up for a boom in container shipments over the next 12 months.

New weekly services with the world’s largest container shipping lines, MSC and Maersk, combined with significant growth in major UK retailers...

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Opening Times

Tues 18th June 2019 10:00 - 17:00

Awards/VIP Dinner 19:00 - 24:00

Wed 19th June 2019 10:00 - 19:00

Multimodal Mixer 17:00 - 19:00
(Late night opening & happy hour)

Thurs 20th June 2019 10:00 - 15:00

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