Monthly Archives: January 2015

Intermodal Services

Types of Intermodal Containers

Although intermodal containers were standardized by the International Standards Organization (ISO) in 1961, there are still many types and sizes that exist for various shipping purposes. These containers are classified according to their intended purpose regardless of whether they are new or being re-used. To ensure durability and security, most containers are constructed from aluminum […]

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How the Industrial Internet will Shape the Transportation Logistics Industry

As smart sensors are incorporated into everyday objects, surfaces, packaging materials and more, it becomes apparent that we are moving closer to a universally connected physical realm – the concept of which is known as the Internet of Things (IoT). More specifically, a network that connects and enables all machines to communicate within a supply […]