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2014-10-15 23:08:28

After success using TrakLok on for-hire carrier trailers, the company is now testing the advanced cargo security platform on intermodal containers. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 TrakLok International LLC, a cargo security firm specializing in trailer and container security, today announced that DuPont Chemical Solutions (DuPont) is testing its advanced cargo security platform to help safeguard loads on intermodal shipping containers. DuPont currently requires its for-hire...

2014-10-02 23:08:13

Container Concepts™ fabricates recycled shipping containers to design, build and sell turnkey, food service, retail, and event businesses. Containers provide an eco-friendly solution for independent operators and brands, with endless growth potential. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 “Thinking inside the Box™” is the tag line Container Concepts’ founders Robb Ferer and AJ Barker have coined, but it’s thinking outside the box that has helped launch this eco-friendly,...

2014-09-25 04:20:15

HELSINKI, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Containerships has ordered two additional new, state-of-the-art, dual-fuel engine-technology container ships. The fast-growing Finnish end-to-end cargo operator announced earlier this year an order of two similar vessels. Containerships will be the first shortsea container operator in Europe to run ships on LNG. "Our new ships will not just meet, but exceed all environmental standards in the Sulphur Emission Control Area...

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...

2014-08-11 08:21:37

ATHENS, Greece, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced plans to release its results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014, after the market closes on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. On Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 8:00 am ET, a conference call and webcast will be held to review the results. Interested parties should call +1-877-300-8521...

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...

2014-07-22 16:20:57

ATHENS, Greece, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced the full repayment of the outstanding amount under its loan agreement with Commerzbank AG ("Commerzbank"), dated July 29, 2011. The outstanding amount of the loan, as of July 21, 2014, amounted to $21.5 million and the parties agreed to the payment of $15.0 million plus accrued interest, in full and...

2014-05-22 23:14:18

Stephen Shang Will Present Housing Case Studies from Diverse Environments Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Falcon Containers today announced a major speaking engagement for CEO and Co-founder, Stephen Shang. Shang will speak at the International Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum, to be held in Houston, on June 16 and 17. The forum is slated to offer workshops, panels, and informational sessions on workforce living quarters, temporary base camps, and related logistics....

MBARI Study Describes Deep-sea Animal Communities On And Around Sunken Shipping Container
2014-05-09 03:31:56

[ Watch The Video: Ecological Assessment Around A Sunken Shipping Container ] Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Thousands of shipping containers are lost from cargo vessels each year. Many of these containers eventually sink to the deep seafloor. In 2004, scientists at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) discovered a lost shipping container almost 1,300 meters (4,200 feet) below the surface of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. In the first-ever survey...

2014-05-09 12:21:01

ATHENS, Greece, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, today announced plans to release its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, after the market closes on Monday, May 12, 2014. On Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:00 am ET, a conference call and webcast will be held to review the results. Interested parties should call +1-877-300-8521 (USA) or +1-412-317-6026...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.