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DHL pilots new City Hub concept to support inner-city deliveries by bicycles
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Express is piloting a new City Hub concept that will allow the increased use of cargo bicycles for inner-city deliveries.
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Ford's new concept uses drones and self-driving vans for deliveries
By LBR Staff Writer
Ford has unveiled plans to combine drones and autonomous vehicles for deliveries.
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Pall-Ex acquires Shears Brothers and Bowden Transport
By LBR Staff Writer
European palletised freight network Pall-Ex has acquired two of its members, Dorset-based Shears Brothers and Bowden Transport, based in Essex.
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Genesee & Wyoming agrees to acquire Heart of Georgia Railroad
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) announced that it has agreed to acquire the shares of Atlantic Western Transportation, parent company of Heart of Georgia Railroad (HOG).
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UK’s Abbey Logistics buys liquid food transport firm Armet Logistics
By LBR Staff Writer
UK-based Abbey Logistics has acquired bulk liquid food transport company Armet Logistics for an undisclosed sum.
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UPS buys UK’s road freight company Freightex
By LBR Staff Writer
UPS has acquired UK-based road freight company Freightex for an undisclosed sum to accelerate expansion of UK and European truckload brokerage business.
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Union Pacific buys Railex’s refrigerated and cold storage distribution assets
By LBR Staff Writer
US-based Union Pacific has acquired refrigerated and cold storage distribution assets from Railex for an undisclosed sum.
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Celadon Group announces closing of joint venture with Element Fleet Management
Celadon Group announced that it has entered into a joint venture agreement with Element Transportation, a subsidiary of Element Fleet Management.
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Genesee & Wyoming subsidiary to acquire Pentalver Transpor from APM Terminals
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) through its subsidiary GWI UK Acquisition Company has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of APM Terminals (a subsidiary of A P Møller-Maersk A/S) to purchase all of the issued share capital of Pentalver Transport Limited (Pentalver) for approximately £87m ($110m).
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Genesee & Wyoming Australia completes acquisition of Grail
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) announced that Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has completed the acquisition of Glencore Rail (GRail) for A$1.14bn and has concurrently issued a 49% equity stake in GWA to funds and clients managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA).
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Crowley secures freight services contract from US Department of Defense
The US Transportation Command (TRANSCOM), an agency of the US Department of Defense (DOD), has awarded Crowley Logistics a multi-year contract to provide transportation and related services supporting Department of Defense activities in the US and Canada.
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Hyndman opens new terminal in Ayr, Ontario
Hyndman Transport, a subsidiary of Celadon Group, has announced the opening of a new trucking terminal in Ayr, ON in mid-November.
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Transnet, GE Transportation partner to digitize supply chain in South Africa
By LBR Staff Writer
South Africa’s state-owned freight and logistics firm Transnet has collaborated with GE Transportation to digitize supply chain in the country.
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Eimskip to buy Norwegian shipping and logistics company Nor Lines
By LBR Staff Writer
Iceland-based Eimskip has agreed to acquire Norwegian shipping and logistics company Nor Lines, in a bid to offer better services for its customers.
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Genesee & Wyoming completes acquisition of Providence and Worcester Railroad
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) announced that it has completed the acquisition of Providence and Worcester Railroad Company (P&W) for $25.00 per share, or approximately $126m.
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