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DP World choose Kalmar

Published: April 24, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Kalmar gains important orders from DP World for terminal tractors and empty container handlers for Jebel Ali Port

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has been awarded important orders to supply DP World's Jebel Ali Port in Dubai with 125 terminal tractors and 12 empty container handlers. The orders were booked into Cargotec's 2014 first quarter order intake with deliveries of the terminal tractors scheduled to be completed by the end of third quarter 2014 and the empty container handlers by the year end.

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Jungheinrich supports ‘Race for Life’

Published: April 24, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Jungheinrich raise money for Cancer Research UK and paints new truck pink

Jungheinrich UK is getting behind 'Race for Life' this year in order to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Jungheinrich employees across the country are coming together and running in the Race for Life events in Milton Keynes and Warrington in June and July respectively.

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DHL platform wins Scania contract

Published: April 24, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

DHL’s aftermarket collaborative platform, Auto Alliance, to transport Scania parts across the UK and Northern Ireland
 
Scania, a major UK supplier of heavy trucks, buses, coaches and industrial and marine engines, has awarded DHL Supply Chain a three year contract to manage its aftermarket parts distribution.

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BNP hires logistics director

Published: April 24, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

BNP PRE hires new industrial & logistics agency associate director  

BNP Paribas Real Estate has continued its growth with another hire. Adam McGuinness joins as industrial and logistics agency associate director based in the Birmingham office from JLL.

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Warehouse heights increase to 20m

Published: April 23, 2014 by David Thame

Roxhill’s Peterborough development wins permission to increase heights to 20 metres

Roxhill’s 5m sq ft Gateway Peterborough development has won planning permission to increase warehouse heights to 20 metres (65 ft).

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TIP to invest £19mn in trailers

Published: April 23, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

TIP to invest over £19mn in 900 new trailers for its fleet in 2014

In the biggest UK trailer purchase deal by a single company in 2014 so far, leading trailer company TIP Trailer Services has announced that it is to invest over £19million in 900 new trailers for its UK trailer fleet. The first of the new trailers are scheduled to go into service in June this year, with the balance of the 900 trailers being operational by October.

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Palletline hits new record

Published: April 23, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Palletline hits new record for pallets delivered in a single day.

Palletised distribution specialist Palletline processed just under 16,000 pallets on Wednesday 17th April, beating last years’ record of just under 13,500.

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Intralogistics meets the port at PCL

A new initiative for the intralogistics industry - the Port Centric Logistics (PCL) Village - will be running as part of TOC Europe 2014, which takes place at London's ExCel on June 24th - 26th.

Paul Holloway, event director, TOC Events, comments: "This year we will offer additional features to TOC Europe attendees, including the new Port Centric Logistics Village that will focus on the hinterland port communities. This will run alongside the globally known and respected TOC formats - Container Supply Chain Conference, TECH TOC and Bulk Ports & Technology."

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