Transloading http://bulktransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7351/more en Choice Terminal bulk transload facility opens in Sanford NC http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/choice-terminal-bulk-transload-facility-opens-sanford-nc <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Atlantic and Western Railway (ATW), a subsidiary of Genesee &amp; Wyoming Inc (G&amp;W), opened a new Choice Terminal bulk transload facility in Sanford NC.</p> <p>Located on a six-acre site, ATW&rsquo;s Choice Terminal in Sanford features a 20-car rail yard and truck-to-railcar transloading equipment, including a weighing scale. ATW interchanges with Class I railroads Norfolk Southern and CSX, providing customer access to the North American rail network.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/choice-terminal-bulk-transload-facility-opens-sanford-nc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/choice-terminal-bulk-transload-facility-opens-sanford-nc#comments Transloading News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:14:00 +0000 54521 at http://bulktransporter.com Vopak Terminal Deer Park reaches agreement on improved emission controls http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/vopak-terminal-deer-park-reaches-agreement-improved-emission-controls <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Vopak Terminal Deer Park announced it has reached an agreement with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the US Department of Justice, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the Texas Attorney General regarding emissions controls at its Deer Park TX facility.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/vopak-terminal-deer-park-reaches-agreement-improved-emission-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/vopak-terminal-deer-park-reaches-agreement-improved-emission-controls#comments Transloading Regulations News Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:53:00 +0000 54361 at http://bulktransporter.com American PetroLog opens BNSF transload terminal in Venus TX http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/american-petrolog-opens-bnsf-transload-terminal-venus-tx <div class="node-body article-body"><p>American PetroLog LLC has announced that it has completed construction of a full service BNSF terminal in Venus TX with capabilities to transload and store bulk liquid, dry bulk, and carload commodities.</p> <p>The company completed an asset purchase of B&amp;E Grain Inc in January 2017 and has developed the eight-acre rail site to service customers in the Dallas-Ft Worth market.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/american-petrolog-opens-bnsf-transload-terminal-venus-tx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/american-petrolog-opens-bnsf-transload-terminal-venus-tx#comments Transloading News Wed, 31 May 2017 00:50:00 +0000 54141 at http://bulktransporter.com Oiltanking Grindrod Calulo and Transnet National Ports sign BOOT agreement http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/oiltanking-grindrod-calulo-and-transnet-national-ports-sign-boot-agreement <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Transnet National Ports Authority appointed Oiltanking Grindrod Calulo Holdings to construct and operate a new liquid bulk handling facility in the port of Ngqura, Eastern Cape region of South Africa.&nbsp; The project is based on a &ldquo;Build, Own, Operate and Transfer&rdquo; (BOOT) agreement that the two companies had concluded end of 2016 after Oiltanking had won the open tender process.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/oiltanking-grindrod-calulo-and-transnet-national-ports-sign-boot-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/oiltanking-grindrod-calulo-and-transnet-national-ports-sign-boot-agreement#comments Transloading News Tue, 23 May 2017 02:20:00 +0000 54021 at http://bulktransporter.com Hyster developing high-capacity electric lift trucks http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/hyster-developing-high-capacity-electric-lift-trucks <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The scale of electric powered vehicles is about to take a giant leap as Hyster Company announces that testing is underway on high capacity lift trucks with electric motors. The company suggests that, in the near future, ports and heavy industry will be able to electrify their container lift fleets, producing zero emissions while achieving comparable full shift performance.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/hyster-developing-high-capacity-electric-lift-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/hyster-developing-high-capacity-electric-lift-trucks#comments Transloading News Mon, 22 May 2017 14:57:00 +0000 53891 at http://bulktransporter.com Continental investing in North American ContiTech PVC hose manufacturing competence center http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/continental-investing-north-american-contitech-pvc-hose-manufacturing-competence <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Technology company Continental is investing approximately $12 million in its ContiTech PVC hose business in North America and is expanding its manufacturing capabilities and production capacities into a new state-of-the-art competence center at its upgraded plant in Mount Pleasant IA to modernize industrial hose production.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/continental-investing-north-american-contitech-pvc-hose-manufacturing-competence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/continental-investing-north-american-contitech-pvc-hose-manufacturing-competence#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers Transloading News Wed, 17 May 2017 16:27:00 +0000 53821 at http://bulktransporter.com 3M Fall Protection emphasizing equipment inspection during 2017 OSHA Safety Stand-Down http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/3m-fall-protection-emphasizing-equipment-inspection-during-2017-osha-safety-stand-down <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Falls from height continue to be a leading cause of death for employees in construction and other industries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). To remind and educate workers about the dangers from falls and dropped tools, 3M Fall Protection is participating in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration&rsquo;s National Safety Stand-Down May 8-12, 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/3m-fall-protection-emphasizing-equipment-inspection-during-2017-osha-safety-stand-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/3m-fall-protection-emphasizing-equipment-inspection-during-2017-osha-safety-stand-down#comments Tank Cleaning Transloading Tank Repair News Wed, 10 May 2017 16:20:00 +0000 53751 at http://bulktransporter.com Alkion Terminals, LBC Tank Terminals, Sogestran announce major storage terminal deal http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/alkion-terminals-lbc-tank-terminals-sogestran-announce-major-storage-terminal-deal <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Alkion Terminals (Alkion) and LBC Tank Terminals (LBC) have&nbsp; signed an agreement in which Alkion will acquire the 50% shareholding of LBC in LBC Sogestrol and the full ownership of four tank terminals in France (Bayonne, Le Havre, Marseille, and Nantes), two tank terminals in Spain (Cartagena and Santander) and one tank terminal in Portugal (Lisbon).</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/alkion-terminals-lbc-tank-terminals-sogestran-announce-major-storage-terminal-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/alkion-terminals-lbc-tank-terminals-sogestran-announce-major-storage-terminal-deal#comments Transloading News Wed, 03 May 2017 14:57:00 +0000 53571 at http://bulktransporter.com Oiltanking North America adds to holdings in Texas City TX http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/oiltanking-north-america-adds-holdings-texas-city-tx <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Oiltanking North America LLC announced the acquisition of the Oiltanking Galveston County (OTGAL) terminal. OTGAL currently handles specialty chemicals and petrochemicals with approximately 69,000 cbm (430,000 barrels) of storage capacity. The terminal is situated on over 200 acres allowing ample room for expansion opportunities.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/oiltanking-north-america-adds-holdings-texas-city-tx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/oiltanking-north-america-adds-holdings-texas-city-tx#comments Transloading News Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:11:00 +0000 53381 at http://bulktransporter.com ILTA hosting Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems Workshop for terminal industry professionals http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/ilta-hosting-continuous-emissions-monitoring-systems-workshop-terminal-industry-profess <div class="node-body article-body"><p>On April 25, Eric Wiley of Trinity Consultants will conduct a half-day workshop, Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems--Industry Standards and Best Practices for Compliance. The training will take place at the Astor Crowne Plaza hotel in New Orleans LA. &nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/ilta-hosting-continuous-emissions-monitoring-systems-workshop-terminal-industry-profess" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/transloading/ilta-hosting-continuous-emissions-monitoring-systems-workshop-terminal-industry-profess#comments Transloading News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:48:00 +0000 53281 at http://bulktransporter.com