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November 20, 2008
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA; Washington) has issued a final hours of service (HOS) rule that essentially restores its controversial 2005 HOS regulation that...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/FMCSA-Issues-Final-HOS-Rule_15469.html
November 18, 2008
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS; Washington) has set final risk-based regulations aimed at strengthening rail security standards and reducing risks associated with...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/DHS-Sets-Rail-Security-Standards_15376.html
October 24, 2008
President Bush has signed a rail safety bill into law that will allocate $1.6 billion for an enhanced rail safety program during the next five years. The bill mandates that positive...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Bush-Signs-Rail-Safety-Bill_15009.html
October 23, 2008
Cefic and the European Chemical Transport Association (ECTA; Brussels) say they have signed an agreement to launch a Responsible Care initiative in the European chemical land transport...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Responsible-Care-Moves-into-Transportation_14936.html
September 22, 2008
A bill that would repeal the railroads’ exemption from antitrust statutes has cleared the House Judiciary Committee and is ready to be voted on by the full House, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Rail-Bill-Heads-to-House-Floor_14301.html
September 22, 2008
The transportation network in and around Houston began a gradual recovery last week after Hurricane Ike hit the Texas Coast on September 13, but most carriers at CW presstime continued...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/-Damages-Parts-of-Transport-Network-Further-Delays-Expected_14315.html
September 19, 2008
More than a decade after other global chemical producers sold off their proprietary tanker fleets, Methanex retains its Waterfront Shipping subsidiary and is adding to the fleet...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Tanker-Fleet-Terminals-Are-Key-to-Methanex-Model_14342.html
September 12, 2008
About 300 firefighters from France and the U.K. this morning extinguished a chemical truck fire that had been burning for 16 hours deep inside the 31-mile Channel Tunnel. The undersea...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Phenol-Fire-Closes-Channel-Tunnel_14153.html
September 8, 2008
Maersk Product Tankers, a unit of shipping firm A.P. Møller-Maersk (Copenhagen), has made a SK3.62-billion ($564 million) bid to buy tanker operator Broström (Gothenburg...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Maersk-Bids-for-Tanker-Firm-Brostrom_14018.html
August 26, 2008
ACC, the Association of American Railroads (AAR; Washington), and other groups joined together recently to file a petition asking the Department of Transportation (DOT) to authorize...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Industry-Seeks-an-Interim-Federal-Standard-for-TIH-Rail-Cars_13772.html
August 22, 2008
Consumers United for Rail Equity (Cure; Washington), a coalition of freight rail shipper groups including chemical and ethanol producers, are calling on Congress to pass railroad...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/U-S-Rail-Shipper-Groups-Urge-Congress-to-End-Rail-Antitrust-Exemption_13809.html
August 11, 2008
Borouge (Abu Dhabi), a petrochemicals joint venture in which Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. holds 60% and Borealis 40%, says it has awarded a $220-million service contract to Agility (Abu...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Borouge-Awards-$220-Million-Logistic-Hub-Services-Contract-in-China-to-Agility_13523.html
July 1, 2008
The upper Mississippi River flood zone continues to cause shipment delays and force some carriers to declare force majeure or embargo traffic. Railroads and barge operators say that...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Transport-Delays-Continue-as-Some-Floodwaters-Begin-to-Recede_12737.html
June 24, 2008
The upper Mississippi River flood zone, created by storms and severe weather that started in May, continues to cause shipment delays and force some carriers  to declare force...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Further-Shipment-Delays-Expected-as-Mississippi-Floodwaters-Start-to-Recede_12657.html
June 3, 2008
Rail shipper group Consumers United for Rail Equity (Cure; Washington) says it has asked the Senate to reject the Bush Administration’s recent nomination of Husein Cumber as a...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Rail-Shipper-Group-Opposes-New-STB-Nominee_12213.html
May 6, 2008
The rail industry’s common carrier obligation is not absolute and consideration of what is a “reasonable” shipper request should take into account the...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/Railroads-Common-Carrier-Obligation-Not-Absolute_11746.html
May 6, 2008
Supply of hydrochloric acid (HCl) in Europe is expected to increase by more than 330,000 m.t. between 2007 and 2010, according to a recently released report by consulting firm Harriman...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/transportation/HCL-Supply-to-be-Consumed-Close-to-Production_11772.html
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