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2014-09-19 16:20:43

New equipment expands intermodal capacity JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is increasing its intermodal capacity by adding new equipment. The company recently acquired 500 new 53' containers and 100 chassis. In addition, the company added 50 refrigerated trailers to meet the needs of customers in the perishables market. All of the units will be in service by mid-October. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147315 These...

2014-09-18 23:12:24

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Suppliers Make the Switch to Returnable Packaging to Save Money and Better Protect Products Erie, PA (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Returnable packaging, typically plastic corrugated containers, such as totes, trays, boxes and bulk containers are increasingly replacing paper corrugated containers. Expanding the use of returnable packaging is an important development for pharmaceutical and medical companies who want to provide safe and hygienic transport and...

2014-09-16 12:21:14

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Intermodal Freight Transportation Market by Solutions, & by Services - Worldwide Forecast & Analysis (2014-2019)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Freight transportation plays a vital role in the development of any economy. The overall freight transportation system has evolved due to various technological advancements (containerization, vehicle...

2014-09-08 08:20:57

DALLAS, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new market report "Intermodal Freight Transportation Market by Solutions (Fleet Management, Intermodal Dispatch, Freight Security, Intermodal Terminals, Trucking Software, Warehousing), Services (Truck-Rail, Truck-Water, Truck-Air) - Worldwide Forecast & Analysis (2014 - 2019)", published by MarketsandMarkets, segments the global market into various sub-segments with an in-depth analysis and forecasting of revenues. It...

2014-08-27 12:22:45

WOOD DALE, Ill., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced today that its Mobility Systems business has acquired the assets of Cool Containers, a manufacturer of temperature-controlled containers used to transport climate-sensitive pharmaceuticals and biological cargo. The acquisition enhances AAR Mobility's global position by extending the company's logistics expertise into the fast-growing pharmaceutical market while bolstering its military and medical offerings. "We...

2014-08-19 23:01:14

Recently, the Bay Area Trucking company has seen a growth in logistics projects for high-profile clients such as Tesla Motors, San Francisco Central Subway project, Home Depot and more. Oakland, California (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 R&A Trucking, a complete intermodal freight transport company, had a pretty good website built by KO Websites in 2008. But the website was starting to look a little dated, so they launched a new WordPress website this week. Recently, the company has seen a...

2014-08-07 23:09:15

Modified Shipping Container for Employee Housing on Display at Oilfield Expos Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Falcon Containers, a leading provider of modified shipping containers for temporary housing, mobile offices, and industrial storage space, announced plans to exhibit its latest workforce housing unit at various oil and gas events this summer. In July, Falcon’s housing unit was already on display at the South Texas Oilfield Expo held at San Antonio’s Henry B. Gonzalez...

2014-07-29 23:16:53

Shipping small items in large boxes is avoidable with weight and dimension information and real-time forecasting of shipping charges. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Recent announcements by FedEx and UPS that they will charge for both weight and bulk (parcel dimensions) for all packages, beginning in 2015, has many shippers scrambling for solutions to manage costs. Both carriers have announced that they will include dimensional pricing for all parcels, removing the exemption for...

2014-07-17 12:22:32

ATLANTA, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first completed PASS Box(TM) (achronym for Portable Aggregate Supply System) containers manufactured in The Republic of Korea recently rolled off the assembly lines. It is anticipated that this initial fleet will be transported from the Port of Busan to China where they will be filled with various dry bulk exports including cement and ceramic proppant for export all over the world. The PASS Box(TM) is an ABS certified intermodal 20'...

2014-07-11 12:22:09

As Fres-co's FIBC & Liner Commercial Manager, Ms. Fidan Labbe brings more than a decade of in-depth experience in the FIBC industry to the company. TELFORD, Pa., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fres-co System USA, Inc., has been accepted as a member of the Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association, according to the organization's Board of Directors, and Fidan Labbe has been named FIBC & Liner Commercial Manager for the company. Labbe joined Fres-co in 2013. Since 2002, she...


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Container garden
2013-08-21 10:16:39

A container garden consists of plants that are grown in pots, boxes, or other containers rather than directly in the ground. Containers can be made of terracotta, wood, plastic, ceramic, or other material that will hold soil and water. There are many forms of containers from the old worn out shoe, tea cups, terracotta pots, window boxes, or the more sophisticated methods with automatic-watering systems. Container gardening is good for growers who do not have adequate soil, growing...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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