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Transnet raises $1.1bn for locomotive fleet renewal
By LBR Staff Writer
South African rail network operator Transnet has raised ZAR13bn ($1.1bn) for renewal of its locomotive fleet being delivered by General Electric and Bombardier.
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G&W plans to expand global rail freight network with Freightliner acquisition
By LBR Staff Writer
US based freight railroad operator Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) has agreed to acquire 95% of shares in UK based Freightliner Group from Arcapita and other shareholders for nearly £499m.
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OmniTRAX to buy freight rail tracks in Peru, US
By LBR Staff Writer
OmniTRAX has greed to acquire the Peru Rail Line from the City of Peru in Illinois, US.
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BNSF Railway rolls out 2015 capital investment plan for Colorado and Montana in US
By LBR Staff Writer
North American freight railroad operator BNSF Railway has planned investments of around $141m and $124m for rail maintenance and capacity improvement projects in the US states of Colorado and Montana.
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CN Rail clinches deal with Unifor avoiding possible transportation lockout
By LBR Staff Writer
Canadian National Railway (CN Rail) has reached a tentative deal with labour union Unifor averting the possible disruption of shipments that could have affected trade services in the country.
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TCA and VicRoads to trial intelligent transport system for heavy vehicles
By LBR Staff Writer
Government owned Transport Certification Australia (TCA) has launched a new industry framework for the trial of road freight Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) and associated technologies, in co-ordination with the Roads Corporation of Victoria (VicRoads).
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EBRD sells its stake in Polish freight operator PKP Cargo
By LBR Staff Writer
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has sold its 5.1% stake in Poland’s rail freight service provider PKP Cargo.
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DB Schenker to offer transportation services for Mercedes F1 team
By LBR Staff Writer
MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team has signed a four year logistics deal with German transportation and logistics provider DB Schenker.
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XPO Logistics acquires UX Specialized Logistics to boost last mile deliveries in US
By LBR Staff Writer
US based third party logistics company XPO Logistics has acquired home delivery service provider UX Specialized Logistics (UX) for $59m.
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Missouri state in US launches long term freight plan
By LBR Staff Writer
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) in the US has developed the State Freight Plan along with its key freight partners.
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US freight rail network to get $29bn investment in 2015
By LBR Staff Writer
Freight railroads in the US are likely to invest $29bn on infrastructure in 2015 to meet the rising demands across industries.
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Sittwe port project in Myanmar to be completed by May
By LBR Staff Writer
India is planning to complete Sittwe port and the associated river transport facilities by May 2015.
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Cargomatic raises $8m to expand its Uber like app for US trucking industry
By LBR Staff Writer
California based logistics start-up, Cargomatic has secured $8m funding from investors that will help the firm to explore business opportunities in new markets.
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Wincanton to offer logistics and warehousing services for BAE Systems in UK
By LBR Staff Writer
BAE Systems has awarded a long-term contract to supply chain solution provider Wincanton to support its shipbuilding operations in the UK with logistics and warehousing services.
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BNSF Railway announces investment plans for 2015 to maintain and expand rail freight network
By LBR Staff Writer
North American freight railroad operator BNSF Railway has announced its major capital projects for 2015, in which it will invest to maintain and expand its rail network.
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