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By tag logistics
The global cargo handling NGO has opened the 2nd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award, inviting submissions from anyone involved in cargo logistics.
Following three years of negotiations, the Renault-Nissan Alliance has decided to entrust the Port of Gdańsk with handling of its cars for the markets of Central and Eastern Europe.
Klaipedos nafta, the operator of Port of Klaipeda's large-scale Liquefied Natural Gas terminal, has received the first three tanks for its currently under construction reloading station.
The Pomeranian Special Economic Zone (PSEZ) and the Port of Gdańsk have signed an agreement, joining forces in rolling out the Space3ac Intermodal Transportation project.
The European Commission is opening a new Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) call for proposals, aimed at combining EUR 1.0 bln together with other EU support mechanisms.
The last award goes to Erik Thun AB and KG Jebsen Cement for deploying Greenland, the world's first dry bulk carrier running on Liquefied Natural Gas.
As of March 1st, 2017, Finland-registered tri-axle trucks will be permanently permitted to carry two tonnes more, up to 28 tn.
The next award goes to Skangas for launching Finland's first Liquefied Natural Gas terminal in the Port of Pori.
The next award goes to YILPORT Holding Inc. for taking over container, dry bulk, other general cargo, rail, and warehouse box freight services in Gävle port's terminals.