Port of Santander reaches the milestone of handling 7 million cars

Port of Santander reaches the milestone of handling 7 million cars

The Port Authority of Santander, together with the rest of the Port Community and the institutions of Cantabria, celebrated the milestone of 7 million cars having travelled through the port.

Portbury receives a big shipmement of the compact SUV MG ZS

Portbury receives a big shipmement of the compact SUV MG ZS

Royal Portbury Dock has welcomed the biggest-ever shipment of new MGs into the UK. The huge car shipment is comprised entirely of MG ZS Compact-SUVs, and comes almost exactly one year since the car’s launch in November 2017.

Seat renews Autometro’s contract for rail transport of vehicles between Martorell and the Port of Barcelona

Seat renews Autometro’s contract for rail transport of vehicles between Martorell and the Port of Barcelona

Seat and Autometro, an affiliate company of FGC and COMSA Rail Transport, have signed a contract renewal of the rail service that transports vehicles between the Seat production plant in Martorell and the Port of Barcelona.

GPA handles 630,000 cars, tractors and trucks in FY18

GPA handles 630,000 cars, tractors and trucks in FY18

At the Brunswick State of the Port, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Executive Director Griff Lynch detailed Fiscal Year 2018 successes, including 630,000 units of cars, trucks and tractors handled through Georgia terminals.

Wallenius Wilhelmsen holds he inaugural WW Ocean RoRo Academy in Milan

Wallenius Wilhelmsen holds he inaugural WW Ocean RoRo Academy in Milan

The inaugural WW Ocean RoRo Academy event in Milan gave the audience the opportunity to discuss everything from RoRo capabilities and stinkbug precautions to the upcoming Sulphur 2020 regulations.

DB Schenker trains logistics personnel with 3D technology and VR

DB Schenker trains logistics personnel with 3D technology and VR

A team comprised of experts from the Fraunhofer Institute and DB Schenker has developed an innovative employee training program in the team’s joint Enterprise Lab for Logistics and Digitalisation. The program focuses on packaging and order-picking processes and is the first to launch as part of this initiative.

Mark Rollinson takes over as Managing Director of Dachser UK

Mark Rollinson takes over as Managing Director of Dachser UK

After more than 17 years at the helm, Nick Lowe, Dachser UK’s Managing Director, has taken early retirement at the end of September. Mark Rollinson, who has previously held various management positions at Schenker and Allport Cargo Services has been roped in as his successor.