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Logistics Provider Switches Search Engines to Help the Environment

New Internet Service Plants Trees with Income Earned from Users

GERMANY – WORLDWIDE – As part of DB Schenker's goal to become the world's leading green logistics provider, the company has changed the default search engine for approximately 62,000 DB Schenker employees worldwide to Ecosia, an alternative search engine which uses income generated from search ads to plant trees. Jochen Thewes, CEO of DB Schenker, commented:

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Ship Management Group Signs up for Cyber Security Protection

Modern Vessels Need Full Spectrum Reliability

HONG KONG – ISRAEL – WORLDWIDE – Maritime cyber security group Naval Dome has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hong Kong headquartered global Anglo-Eastern underpinning the ship management group's commitment to protecting the vessels and personnel under its control from cyber-attack.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Partners Address Noxious Seaweed Problem with Holistic Solutions

Caribbean Region Plagued with Invasive Species

CARIBBEAN – The so far unexplained rise of levels of invasive Sargassum seaweed in the region is being addressed by partners Damen Shipyards and 'waste to value' group, Maris Projects with an attempt to find a truly holistic solution to a problem for vessels in the region and local communities.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Retrofitting of RoPax Ferry Will Enable Transit Through World Heritage Site

LNG as Fuel Conversion Eliminates Harmful Emissions

EUROPE – The Finnish headquartered technology group Wärtsilä is to undertake an important retrofitting project aimed at lessening the environmental footprint of a RoPax ferry operating on the Wadden Sea, a UNESCO World Heritage listed area in the south eastern end of the North Sea. The area features a high degree of biological diversity and is important for breeding and migrating birds.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Port Operator Inaugurates 50,000 TEU Logistics Platform

Gateway Saves a Week or More in Truck Delays

RWANDA – UAE – Global ports operator, DP World has officially inaugurated its Kigali Logistics Platform. The $35 million facility, which has been operational since September 2018 in test mode, has an annual capacity of 50,000 TEUs, and when operating at full capacity, it has the potential to save Rwandan businesses up to $50 million a year in logistics costs.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Prepare for Brexit with UKWA Interactive Workshop and Networking Forum

Warehousing and Logistics Association Offers Free Advice

UK – The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has been closely involved in discussions with government on the lead up to Brexit, and now the logistics support organisation is to host a Free Interactive Workshop and Networking Lunch open to members and non-members alike.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Major Pallet Delivery Group Sale Goes Ahead

Founder Passes Company Over to Network

UK – Hilary Devey CBE, founder owner and chairwoman of the pallet delivery network Pall-Ex, is to sell the company off to its network membership and management. Contracts were signed on the 15th October 2019 with completion anticipated for the 31st October 2019.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Logistics and Transport Awards Name Current Stars of the Industry

Centenary Celebrations See Princess Royal Present the Honours

UK – The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) has continued to celebrate its centenary year by hosting its prestigious Annual Awards for Excellence. Professionals, organisations and operators from across the worlds of logistics and transport came together at the Royal Lancaster Hotel on Thursday 17th October, to celebrate exceptional contributions that have been made to the profession throughout the year at the prestigious CILT Annual Awards for Excellence 2018.

Monday, October 21, 2019
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