Thursday 16th Aug, 2018

Material handling equipment market to hit $190b by 2024

A new forecast suggests the global material handling equipment market is achieving a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.5…
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Digital tools optimise crane performance and safety

Konecranes’ digital technology suite optimises safety, uptime and availability for a common user facility in Western Australia. Konecranes’ latest digital…
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Bulk Talk: Observations of grain handling in South America

Rio Tinto’s Steve Davis discusses the many differences he observed visiting grain handling operations in Brazil and Argentina.   Brazil…
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Amcor, Bemis to form world’s largest packaging firm

ASX-listed packaging giant Amcor is relocating its headquarters to the United States after it announced the $9.2 billion acquisition of…
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Bulk terminal development to raise the bar

The Port of Newcastle recently announced a $33 million investment in a Bulk terminal development at Walsh Point, Kooragang Island,…
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PN, Patrick take part in experimental blockchain delivery

17 tonnes of almonds have been shipped from Mildura in Victoria to Hamburg in Germany in a blockchain-based collaboration between…
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ACCC launches court action against Aurizon, Pacific National over intermodal sale

Australia’s competition watchdog has alleged Aurizon and Pacific National conspired to stifle new entrants into the local intermodal rail market…
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LINX acquires wood fibre firm Pedersen

Australasian port and logistics group LINX Cargo Care has acquired wood chipping and woodyard management firm Pederson Group. LINX Cargo…
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