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Volvo to use new cargo ship from DFDS

Members Corner - 2019-12-04

Danish shipping line DFDS is introducing the Ro-Ro vessel, Hollandia Seaways, to the Gothenburg-Ghent route, with Volvo set to be one of its customers...

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Zero-emission trucks require radical policy changes, says ACEA as new fleet data is released

Land Transport - 2019-12-06

On the occasion of the COP25 UN climate conference taking place this week, the CEOs of Europe’s truck makers re-confirm their full commitment to help make the transition to carbon-neutral and ze...

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Modernisation of State Aid Guidelines for Railway Undertakings

Land Transport - 2019-12-05

ERFA believes it is crucial that the State Aid Guidelines for Railway Undertakings are modernised to take into consideration developments in the rail freight sector over the past eleven years...

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UK witnesses record demand for alternatively fuelled cars in November

Automotive Industry - 2019-12-05

The UK new car market fell 1...

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Consumer groups and NGOs urge VdL not to include transport and buildings in the ETS

Land Transport - 2019-12-04

As European Commission President Von der Leyen and Vice-President Timmermans develop proposals for the keenly anticipated European Green Deal, T&E as well as BEUC, Climate Action Network, Carbon M...

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Automakers are cutting 80,000 jobs globally as EV shift upends industry

Automotive Industry - 2019-12-04

It’s turning out to be one of the worst years ever for auto workers across the globe amid shrinking demand and a tectonic shift in vehicle technology, with Daimler and Audi announcing almost 20,...

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ECG M&P WG meeting at the Port of Valencia

News from ECG - 2019-12-05

On 25th November, close to 40 members and guests of the ECG Maritime & Ports Working Group (M&P WG) gathered at the Spanish coastal city of Valencia for an informal networking dinner, kindly s...

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Announcing second Health & Safety training session!  

News from ECG - 2019-12-05

After the successful first training session of the Health & Safety Working Group (H&S WG) which took place in Valenciennes on 26-7 November, ECG announces the second training session...

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“Belt and Road Initiative”
MOSOLF WITH 4PL CONCEPT FOR ASIAN VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS

Members Corner - 2019-12-03

The MOSOLF Group is expanding its services related to the rail link along the New Silk Road...

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Smart Ports. Piers of the future' brings together six large ports

Members Corner - 2019-12-03

For the first time, the ports of Antwerp, Barcelona, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Montreal and Rotterdam come together to showcase their most advanced digital transformation and sustainability projects at th...

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Initiative to research more effective IMO2020 enforcement techniques goes live online

Maritime & Ports - 2019-11-27

IMO2020 is just around the corner, and the positive changes it will bring could be dramatic, but only if the new rules are enforced effectively, which will help ensure that full compliance is achieved...

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BMW to invest €400m in Plant Dingolfing for BMW iNEXT

Automotive Industry - 2019-12-02

The BMW Group is investing around €400m ($440m) in its Dingolfing vehicle plant for production of the BMW iNEXT...

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Automated driving: EU auto makers publish ‘check-list’ for policy makers

News from Brussels - 2019-12-03

 As part of its vision to make road transport smarter and more convenient, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has drawn up a check-list of rules and regulations that ...

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Trans-European transport network: Council agrees its position on streamlined procedures

News from Brussels - 2019-12-02

On 2 December the Council agreed on its position on a proposal to facilitate the completion of the trans-European transport network (TEN-T) by speeding up permit-granting procedures...

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UECC has secured “Green Financing”

Members Corner - 2019-11-29

UECC has secured “Green Financing” in relation to the Company’s investment in new generation pure car and truck carriers (PCTC) with Battery Hybrid LNG Solution taking the company be...

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DFDS ENTERS INTO SPACE CHARTER AGREEMENTS WITH CLDN ON GOTHENBURG-ZEEBRUGGE

Members Corner - 2019-11-29

In order to optimise capacity utilisation and reduce the environmental impact, DFDS has entered into two mutual space charter agreements with CLdN that also operates a freight ferry route between Goth...

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A Globally-Oriented European Commission for a Strong European Union

Maritime & Ports - 2019-11-28

On behalf of the whole European shipping industry, ECSA welcomes the confirmation of the new College of the European Commission, under the leadership of Commission President Ursula von der Leyen...

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East European car plants must adapt or die in the electric era

Automotive Industry - 2019-12-01

In a steamy foundry behind a century-old Czech brewery, a mechanical arm pours molten aluminum into a two-story robotic mold...

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First Health & Safety training session successfully concluded

News from ECG - 2019-11-29

On 26-27 November around 35 participants gathered at Toyota Motor Europe’s compound in Valenciennes to attend the first training session of the Health & Safety Working Group (H&S WG)...

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Ekol and UBV Have Recently Joined Forces

Members Corner - 2019-11-25

Ekol and UBV have decided to take another step forward to strengthen their market position in Europe and have signed a long-term exclusive cooperation agreement...

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