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UPS to Hire 100,000, Many in 30 Minutes or Less

September 9, 2021

Category: Shipping

Besides packages, UPS is promising to deliver something else fast: job offers. The package delivery company said Sept. 9 that it plans to hire more than 100,000 people for the busy holiday shipping season, many of whom will get job […]


Cold Transport Moves Further Into Electrification

August 31, 2021

Category: Vehicles

North America has the most advanced cold chain on the planet, some say. Now the technology for cooling transported goods is adapting. It is moving further into electrification and other means to spur deployments of zero-emission transport refrigeration units, manufacturers […]


FHWA Approval Initiates Environmental Assessment for NYC Congestion Pricing Program

August 25, 2021

Category: Infrastructure

The Federal Highway Administration on Sept. 7 is expected to initiate an Environmental Assessment associated with a proposed congestion pricing program for the city of New York. The agency issued a notice of acceptance regarding initiation of the Environmental Assessment […]


Travel & Public Transit

Transportation organization issues support for infrastructure bill

September 14, 2021

Via: Transportation Today

The U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee recently introduced legislation creating $10 billion in competitive grants for public transit, a bill supported by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). Under the bill, the grants for public transit would enhance mobility […]


Travel & Public Transit

US House Panel Considers Climate Change, Transit Budget Sept. 14

September 13, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

The transportation committee of the U.S. House of Representatives will have a big moment this week. On Sept. 14, the Democratic-led panel is scheduled to consider nearly $60 billion worth of climate change and transit mobility budget proposals that would […]


Shipping

Rates red hot in August, shipments high but capacity constrained

September 13, 2021

Via: FreightWaves

August data from Cass Information Systems shows a sequential surge in expenditures, a proxy for freight rates, with shipments stepping higher as well. The year-over-year comparisons for both subindexes were materially higher again. Freight rates up and to the right […]


Shipping

Maersk Training brings industry skills programme onshore

September 10, 2021

Via: Offshore Energy

Regardless of mobilisation issues and patterns, the company expects that by bringing its product line onshore, it will ensure support of its clients’ training needs with their normal operations across the oil and gas, wind, and maritime industry. Available at […]