How to ship American freight by air and sea


American freight has been the biggest beneficiary of the global boom in container shipping.Its share of global freight shipments jumped to 1.6% last year from 0.8% in 2014, according to the International Maritime Organization (IMO).Its growth is set to accelerate this year.American cargo ships are expected to take in more than $100bn in global cargo […]

Cargo Shipyard Wins $3B Contract With US Navy to Build Ships


Ports across the U.S. and overseas will soon be able to use a new platform for cargo shipping.The U.N. Global Maritime Organization has awarded a contract to Harbor Freight & Dockers, the shipyard that is working on a new cargo ship.The firm will build the ship and then operate it off the coast of California.It […]

IBM says its first-ever XPO freight freighter will ship by 2019


IBM’s new XPO Freighter is the first cargo freighter to ship by 2025 and it will arrive in the US by early 2019, according to the company’s CEO.“We are committed to expanding our existing capacity to serve the global marketplace,” said Tom Anderson, CEO of IBM, during an earnings call.“The XPO freighter is an important […]

American freight application for a $600M container terminal at Escondido port


A new container terminal in Escondidos port is on track to be completed by mid-2019.The new facility will allow U.S. cargo to be loaded and unloaded in and out of the port for the first time in decades.The proposed terminal is located just south of Escondida’s main terminal on the eastern side of the Escondidad […]

How to fix a rusty tractor


When you’re a seasoned mechanic, it can feel like you’ve been building something for a while.But when you’re working with an unknown quantity, it’s important to have a plan for the entire project.That’s why it’s so important to take inventory of your truck’s parts, tools, and accessories before you start rebuilding it.Here are six ways […]

‘I’m really happy’ with the price of her ship, her friend says


An American passenger says the $9 million cost of her $1.3 million cruise ship, a luxury cruise called the Xpo, is one of the lowest she’s ever paid for a trip.“I feel like I paid $9,000 for a cruise, and now I got $5,000 back,” said Emily Grosnick, a New York City resident.The ship sailed […]

Why I stopped doing harbor freight


I started working on harbor cargo shelves two years ago.I started by building shelves in the kitchen, and now I am building shelves across the warehouse and warehouse workshop.The main challenge was to use a single material to create a solid shelf that could support the weight of the freight on the rail.But the design […]

How to safely transport a car from Melbourne to Melbourne, as we know it


How to transport a road runner or a freight car is a key decision to make when heading to or from a big city.But for those who want to avoid congestion, it’s worth taking a look at some common misconceptions.Here are the common misconceptions about road runners and freight cars.1.A road runner is a truck […]

What does it take to win at the freight shipping industry?


AUSTRALIA is the first country in the world to ban the importation of foreign products that could be used to make cheap, dirty shipping containers, but that hasn’t stopped foreign-owned companies from flocking to the country’s freight markets.Key points:The ban, which applies to container shipping, was introduced last year by former Labor prime minister Kevin […]

What is a freight train?


Posted September 05, 2018 08:01:24 This article originally appeared on FourFour Two. What is a Freight Train?Freight trains, as they are commonly known, are trains that travel from one point in time to another, carrying goods or passengers, by the railroads or by air.They are built for a variety of reasons, and they can be built […]