Posted 08/04 · 01:41 PM · LM EditorialThe Port of Los Angeles has been awarded a $731,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) to purchase and test new technology that could significantly reduce diesel emissions and greenhouse gases from rubber tired gantry cranes, which are used for stacking containers.
Posted 08/03 · 12:03 PM · LM EditorialThe voice of reason was sounded in the Senate yesterday when legislation was introduced to suspend the 100 percent scanning requirement for ocean cargo containers.
Posted 08/02 · 08:58 AM · LM EditorialRailroad volumes for the week ending July 24 were down year-over-year and up compared to 2008, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
Posted 06/18 · 10:28 AM · MMH EditorialVisualization - using graphical images on a screen - could be the next step forward in WMS technology, according to Tecsys and Next View Software.
Posted 06/02 · 09:47 AM · MMH EditorialAs the downturn continues to force more companies to practice lean handling techniques, the latest developments in automated storage are yielding enhanced returns on investment.
Posted 04/01 · 03:31 PM · MMH EditorialFrom conveyors to pallets, industry leaders make the case for how their products can make a difference to companies focused on the green supply chain
Posted 04/01 · 12:37 PM · MMH EditorialAt the end of the line after the materials handling is done, you still need pallets, slip sheets, totes and containers, stretch wrap, shrink wrap and banding, and dunnage to create the optimum unit load
Posted 03/01 · 11:18 AM · MMH EditorialRollerForks lower handling costs by eliminating or reducing pallet use in favor of slipsheets cartons, intermediate bulk containers and corrugated bundles.
Posted 02/01 · 04:46 PM · MMH EditorialAt Pitney Bowes, reusable plastic containers seal the deal on enhanced ergonomics, lower costs and improved efficiency