Daimler delivers the first electric Freightliner truck to Penske Truck Leasing in US

Daimler delivers the first electric Freightliner truck to Penske Truck Leasing in US

With the hand-over of the first fully electric Freightliner eM2, Daimler Trucks has started day to day-operation testing of heavy-duty and medium-duty e-trucks in the United States. On December 20th, 2018, Daimler’s subsidiary Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) handed over the first medium-duty Freightliner eM2 to US customer Penske Truck Leasing Corporation in Los Angeles.

GEFCO and BERGE create Spain’s leading finished-vehicle logistics provider

GEFCO and BERGE create Spain’s leading finished-vehicle logistics provider

Just days after the European Commissions approved the joint-venture of the two automotive logistic giants, the new company, BERGE GEFCO, will offer more than 3 million square metres of space for storing up to 120,000 vehicles, along with a fleet of 700 trucks, 100 railcar wagons and 40,000 square metres of workshop space.

DSV to expand its headquarter in Copenhagen, Denmark

DSV to expand its headquarter in Copenhagen, Denmark

DSV is weeks away from breaking ground on the 10,000 square metre expansion to the global Headquarters in Hedehusene, Denmark. The work will begin in January 2019 after the completion of a brand-new underground 20,000 square metre parking facility constructed during 2018.

Gianclaudio Neri named MD of CEVA Logistics’ Italy cluster

Gianclaudio Neri named MD of CEVA Logistics’ Italy cluster

CEVA Logistics has appointed Gianclaudio Neri as Managing Director of its Italy cluster. He will be based in Milan, Italy and takes up his position with immediate effect, reporting directly to CEO, Xavier Urbain.

Grimaldi Group awarded by FCA for excellence in Supply Chain Logistics

Grimaldi Group awarded by FCA for excellence in Supply Chain Logistics

The Grimaldi Group recently received two new important awards from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA).

APL Logistics expands its footprint in Ethiopia

APL Logistics expands its footprint in Ethiopia

APL Logistics Ltd. has officially appointed Champion Shipping PLC as their new local strategic partner to support their domestic logistics, international freight forwarding, and associated services in Ethiopia.

HHLA develops new technology to enable pest-free vehicle transport to Oceania

HHLA develops new technology to enable pest-free vehicle transport to Oceania

UNIKAI Lagerei- und Speditionsgesellschaft mbH, a subsidiary of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), has developed a unique technology for preparing vehicles for pest-free transport to Australia and New Zealand.

Rhenus acquires Cesped, a logistics provider based in Italy

Rhenus acquires Cesped, a logistics provider based in Italy

Rhenus Logistics announced that an agreement was signed for the purchase of 100% of the equity share capital of the Italian company Cesped and its related companies.

Hyundai Motors India cancels plans to move cars by rail

Hyundai Motors India cancels plans to move cars by rail

Hyundai Motor India has announced that it has dropped its plans to transport cars from its Sriperumbudur plant via rial to Chennai Port.