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Trieste launches innovative intermodal project

Italy’s Port of Trieste is trying out a new strategy for multimodal freight transport, said to revolutionize seaside operations. Considering this is one of Italy’s important ports to the Adriatic Sea, Trieste authorities implemented the Comodalce project (Enhancing COordination on multiMODAL freight transport in CE). The aim of this complex change is to make intermodal […]

Dr. Oetker is working with Transporeon

Food-giant Dr. Oetker, a company founded over 100 years ago in Germany, has been working with the software firm Transporeon GmbH, in order to improve operations. As a result, Dr. Oetker representatives have decided to invest in their facility in Jánossomorja (Hungary), to digitize logistics processes in the manufacturing center. The German firm has also implemented […]

EIB supports Romanian factory project

Romanian electronics manufacturer Arctic SA is planning to open a new factory for manufacturing washing machines. As the largest Romanian producer of household appliances and one of the largest refrigerator manufacturers in Europe, Arctic certainly wants to invest big in a new factory. The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending 68 million EUR to finance the […]

Hungary introduces a new weighting system for trucks

In June 2018, Hungarian authorities activated a revolutionary weight measurement system, to keep track of truck cargo traffic. The innovative part lies mostly in the speed of processing, meaning the system measures the vehicles’ axle weight and determines their total weight without stopping the vehicle itself. The main use of this system, according to authorities, […]

Slovenia to install highway toll barriers for heavy trucks

A build project is currently underway in the country of Slovenia, which will apply to heavy trucks transporting cargo on the country’s highways. The country’s National Company in charge of road networks (DARS – Družba za Avtoceste v Republiki Sloveniji) is working on a system of electronic toll gates, which are currently being installed on […]