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Port issues forcing local store to truck supplies, adding costs – Good Day Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Shipping across the country to meet customer deadlines. This is what is happening with some small businesses trying to meet customer demand. “It has seriously affected my business,” said Dee Neath. READ MORE: Motorcyclist killed after hitting sign along I-80 in Placer County For the archival gallery and frame shop owner Dee […]

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The murder of her father led a woman from Orillia to a vocation in victim services

After her father was found shot dead on an Oro farm in 1992, Kim Kneeshaw found her calling to help other victims at North Simcoe Victim Services. Having lost her father to a violent murder, Kim Kneeshaw suddenly found herself navigating the alien world of the legal system. It was in the 1990s and the […]

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LTI enables large-scale digital transformation for the PIH group of companies

– SAP implementation in 63 group companies showcases LTI’s in-depth engineering and construction expertise Mumbai, India, November 24, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Larsen & Toubro Infotech (ESB: 540005) (ESN: LTI), a global technology consulting and digital solutions company has partnered with QatarGlobal conglomerate Power International Holding (PIH) Group of Companies to enable large-scale digital […]

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CAT Scale Rig of the Week | Barry LaFrance

This week’s CAT Scale Rig of the Week is a classic cabover with sentimental value. Owner Barry LaFrance has fallen in love with the Freightliner FLB since his father brought one home in 1976. Fast forward 24 years and Barry finally got one in December 2000. One of the biggest changes he made was the […]

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New curbside recycling truck will lead to changes in yard waste services – Terrace Standard

The City of Terrace is investing nearly half a million dollars in a new curbside recycling truck that will lead to changes to yard waste collection services in the future. Currently, the city’s collection fleet consists of two old manual collection trucks and two LaBrie Expert T trucks with automated collection arms purchased in 2016. […]

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How shipping containers revolutionized shipping and commerce

If you’ve tried purchasing an out-of-stock item or followed our trade and sales coverage, you are already familiar with the challenges of the global supply chain and shipping bottlenecks. As of Monday, 85 container ships were waiting to dock in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. We have kept track of this issue […]

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Webinar to explore ways to rethink truck driver compensation – Drivers

The driver shortage dominated ATRI’s list of top trucking concerns this year. How much does the driver pay? Photo: Jim Park An upcoming HDT webinar will explore how innovative compensation methods can help truck fleets recruit and retain drivers, including hourly wages, minimum wages, certification-based pay levels and more. This will be the first in […]

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Large-scale industrial offer arrives in Taranaki market

Tuesday, November 23, 2021, 9:22 a.m.Press release: Bayley Significant land ownership and industrial premises in New Plymouth with a long-term lease in place with a leading Taranaki company, and inherent future potential for added value, has been brought to the market for sale. The combined 3.14 hectare site at the east end of Connett Road […]

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Launch of the first autonomous electric cargo ship in Norway

Zero emissions and, soon, zero crew: the world’s first fully electric autonomous freighter was unveiled in Norway, a small but promising step towards reducing the climate footprint of the maritime industry. By shipping up to 120 containers of fertilizer from a plant in the southeastern town of Porsgrunn to the port of Brevik a dozen […]

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‘I was alone and scared’: truck driver sheds tears of joy during dramatic desert rescue

DJEDDAH: For hundreds of years, the houses built on the Farasan Islands have withstood the sands of time while enduring storms, extreme heat and humidity, as they have also withstood battles. The simplistic beauty of the houses is one of the architectural wonders of Saudi Arabia. Located 45 kilometers off the southern coast of the […]