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Chiuso 09/03/20 09:15

Ceva Logistics Italia leaves the Judicial Administration procedure

The Court of Milan, three months ahead of schedule, ordered the revocation of the preventive measure that had been applied in May 2019

Chiuso 05/03/20 11:19

The first destination of Belleli’s super barge will be China

The Mastro Peppe 1895, named after the founder of the Walter Tosto Group, was manufactured ‘in house’ by the Mantua-based company by assembling two decommissioned barges

Chiuso 02/03/20 10:36

Vado Gateway to prevent possible infected customers and road hauliers from entering the terminal

The management of the terminal requires them to provide a statement in order to certify that during the 14 days before their arrival they did not visit outbreak areas. Logtainer inland terminal Rubiera (Reggio Emilia) implemented similar measures

Chiuso 02/03/20 10:32

UIRR to calm down coronavirus panic in Italy

According to the international association, no worry for continuance of intermodal transport to and from Northern Italy must be considered

Chiuso 02/03/20 10:06

Medway (MSC) launched its first railway services in Italy

The Geneva-based group’s subsidiary launched a new connection from Rivalta and was entrusted with the La Spezia-Padua connection

Chiuso 02/03/20 10:02

2019 satisfied Kuehne + Nagel which becomes billionaire

The Swiss logistics group ended the business year with a growth in profits and its EBIT exceeded the billion-CHF mark for the first time

Chiuso 02/03/20 09:55

Liguria to focus on imports in Italian-Russian trade

During the fourth edition of the event organized by the Association Conoscere Eurasia, the Liguria Region and the Russian Consulate in Genoa emphasized the role of Italy as a natural connection between Russian and the EU

Chiuso 02/03/20 09:38

Coronavirus: the port of Genoa urged the Ministry of Health to provide additional personnel

Screenings s increased, paperworks related to goods not cleared. Italian mayors requested urgent safety measures for workers and implementation of ‘smart working’. “Prohibitory measures are ready”, Port Authority President Signorini declared

Chiuso 24/02/20 08:55

Two new jobs for Bedeschi

The Padua-based company gained contracts from Lafarge Holcim Maroc and from Riga Bulk Terminal

Chiuso 20/02/20 09:04

New deal in Africa for Shi.E.L.D. Services’ Bulk Borneo

The Italian logistics provider won a contract to manage and operate the transhipper vessel in Guinea in order to boost the growing mineral export

Chiuso 19/02/20 17:22

EU Commissioner for Transports restrained Austria concerning the Brenner pass

Valean asked Austria to "take a step back" with regard to the "unilateral measures" applied by its government to the road axis

Chiuso 17/02/20 09:59

The commitment of Fincantieri for the new Genoa viaduct

A 100-meter maxi deck built by the shipyard was raised, and the Valpolcevera ‘ship-bridge’ is taking shape

Chiuso 17/02/20 09:44

Cruise companies are now required to pay the Transport Regulation Authority

The Regional Administrative Court of Turin (due to the Genoa Decree) changed its mind and rejected Costa’s appeal. Also logistics platforms are subject to the payment

Chiuso 10/02/20 10:11

Tirrenia suspended its freight connection between Naples and Catania

The company explained its decision to transport companies: “the line was unaffordable due to insufficient traffics”. In the meantime, CGIL, CISL and UIL trade unions announced a strike on March the 13th to protest against the closing down of the company’s offices in Naples and Cagliari

Chiuso 10/02/20 10:09

The EU urged the maritime transport industry to reduce CO2 emissions by 40%

The amendment of the Environment Committee provides for the drastic reduction within 2030, compared to 2018. The shipping sector will probably be included in the Emissions Trading System soon

Chiuso 10/02/20 10:06

Trento Interport: 10 million euro for a new shunting sidings featuring 3 750 meters long tracks

The rolling highway (RoLa) will be strengthened within 2022, reducing traffic flows on the Brenner axis by up to 40%

Chiuso 10/02/20 09:31

Coronavirus affected also the shipping and logistics sectors

Sixteen Chinese ports offer tariff exemptions and reductions, but the number of ‘blank voyages’ increased. Cosulich: “Damages are huge, but the danger is overestimated”. In the meantime, BIMCO prohibited its staff from travelling to the Middle East, a cruise ship is in quarantine off the Japanese coasts and road haulage companies are not rejoicing about the decrease in oil prices

Chiuso 10/02/20 09:28

CMA CGM organized its own freight railway service

The French liner, in collaboration with GTS, launched its new Piacenza Rail Shuttle connecting the port of Genoa with the Emilia hub 3 times per week

Chiuso 10/02/20 09:27

Ambrogio placed a new order with Kässbohrer

The Gallarate-based company, specialized in international combined transport, placed a new order (for 45 units) with the German manufacturer

Chiuso 03/02/20 10:29

PSA Genova Pra’ launched a second rail track aiming at doubling the number of trains

By 2023 the largest container terminal in Genoa will achieve a 7 lines siding to operate 750 meters long trains. The ro-ro pier will be demolished and the platform will have 400 additional meters on the east without interfering with the airport conical surface