Latest Intermodal container Stories

2014-06-04 08:22:12

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida East Coast Railway, LLC (FEC) will open its new state-of-the-art Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) adjacent to Port Everglades, with a grand opening ceremony on July 14, 2014. The 43-acre facility increases FEC's available intermodal capacity from 100,000 to 450,000 lifts a year and the unique, near-dock facility will improve the transfer of both domestic and international containers between ships and rail....

2013-10-28 23:26:55

Substitutes are widely available for intermodal cargo container rentals, but market share concentration and vendor financial risks are high. To help procurement professionals make better buying decisions, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of intermodal cargo container rental to its growing collection of procurement research reports. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Intermodal cargo container rental has a buyer power score of 3.1 out...

2012-05-28 23:03:07

Containers First, one of Australia´s leading shipping container companies, recently reported the rising popularity of modified shipping containers in the form of portable storage units as a more cost-effective substitute to fixed structure containers and storage spaces for rent. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) May 27, 2012 Containers First recently reported the growing interest in the use of shipping containers for additional storage. The company, with its 25 years of extensive knowledge...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'