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UPS to acquire Coyote Logistics for $1.8bn
By LBR Staff Writer
United Parcel Services (UPS) will acquire truckload freight brokerage company Coyote Logistics for $1.8bn after successful conclusion of talks that began last month.
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India's Dedicated Freight Corridor project to complete by 2019
By LBR Staff Writer
Indian Railways has announced that the work on the Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) project is currently underway, with estimated completion by 2019.
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Alstom JV wins contract for dedicated freight corridor project in India
By LBR Staff Writer
Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India has awarded a system contract for Bhaupur (Kanpur) - Khurja Section under the first phase of Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor (EDFC) to a joint venture (JV) formed by Alstom India and Alstom Transport.
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DHL launches new trans-border service between US and Mexico
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Global Forwarding has launched its Trans Border Connect Less Than Truckload (LTL) service between the US and Mexico.
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United Parcel Service introduces LCL service for China to Europe rail freight
By LBR Staff Writer
US based package delivery giant United Parcel Service (UPS) has expanded its multimodal freight services portfolio with a Less-than-Container Load (LCL) option for China-to-Europe rail shipments.
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DB Schenker Rail UK’s first Barrington Quarry service now operational
By LBR Staff Writer
The first train of freight cargo carrier DB Schenker Rail’s UK unit, on behalf of Cemex UK, the building material supplier of Barrington Quarry in Cambridgeshire, is now operational.
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Logistics network in UK needs more investment, says BIFA
By LBR Staff Writer
British International Freight Association (BIFA) has called for real investment in the country's logistics network, ahead of the Chancellor's Emergency Budget tomorrow.
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Blue Water Shipping to invest €16m in cargo terminal and office facilities
By LBR Staff Writer
Transport and logistics company Blue Water Shipping will invest €16m in the construction of a 12,300m2 cargo terminal and 1,800m2 office facilities at the motorway close to Taulov in Fredericia, Denmark.
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Daseke merges with Bulldog Hiway Express for carrier fleet expansion
By LBR Staff Writer
US based trucking firm Daseke has formed an agreement to merge with Bulldog Hiway Express to expand its family of flatbed, open-deck and specialty carriers.
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Brookfield Asset Management seeking to take over Asciano for $6.81bn
By LBR Staff Writer
Canada-based Brookfield Asset Management has approached one of Australia’s biggest rail-and-port operators Asciano for a takeover bid amounting to an estimated $6.81bn.
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CAI International to buy railcars under $200m contract
By LBR Staff Writer
Transportation finance and logistics company CAI International is seeking to acquire 2,000 newly built railcars over a time frame of three years.
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DHL, KTZE partner to enhance China-Kazakhstan-CIS-Europe connectivity
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Global Forwarding has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Express (KTZE) for increasing rail connectivity and trade between China, Kazakhstan, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries and Europe.
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World Bank allows $650m loan for Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor project in India
By LBR Staff Writer
World Bank has approved $650m as the third loan for the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor project in India which will enable faster transportation of raw materials and finished goods between northern and eastern parts of the country.
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Indian government approves revised $12.81bn freight corridor cost
By LBR Staff Writer
The Indian government has approved the revised estimated cost of INR8,14,590m ($12.81bn) for the Eastern and Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) Project.
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KfW Development Bank’s $23m loan to fund Transnet’s 1064 locomotive acquisition programme
By LBR Staff Writer
Germany’s KfW Development Bank will be awarding South Africa’s state-owned freight logistics group Transnet a loan of $23m (R2.8bn) to partially fund its 1064 locomotive acquisition programme.
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