Whether you prefer rock or techno, listening to music at a concert or a club is often more than just an acoustic delight. It can also be an ear-piercing experience. Quite literally. The metallic twang of electric guitars and the powerful sounds of a booming bass can place a significant strain on the ears. This […]
DB Schenker Australia is opening its new contract logistics facility in Hoxton Park, NSW. Size does matter to Schenker! With the size of the internal site being nearly 8 football fields which equals approximately 538,000 sq ft. and approximately 161,000 sq ft. external under cover area, this facility is a great addition to Schenker Australia’s Contract Logistics […]
DB Schenker opens a brand-new, 60,000-square-foot logistics facility for Tequila Sauza, a Beam Suntory brand, in Guadalajara, Mexico. At this dedicated facility, Beam Suntory will be using DB Schenker’s full scope of contract logistics capabilities to manage the export of its finished goods. (Markus Riepe – Contract Logistics Director DB Schenker Mexico, Enrique Valera – Managing […]
DB Schenker is establishing a new facility in the Wilmer, TX, near Dallas. We are now hiring for a wide variety of positions. A job fair is scheduled for November 8th, 10am – 2 pm at the Wilmer Community Center. With a long history of oil and cotton production, one of the largest economies in […]
DB Schenker purchases 6,000 swap bodies for European system freight – continues efforts in reducing CO2 emissions.
DB Schenker is investing in the expansion of its quality in the European System Freight with the purchase of 6,000 new swap bodies. In the future only consistent double-stack loading will be carried out. This increases loading; plus ease in the on and offloading at the terminal. Simultaneously, about 1,000 swap bodies with curtains, which […]
Research and Markets: Global Chemical Logistics Market 2014-2018 The chemical industry has a small number of prominent manufacturers in distant locations from one another. This ups the importance of logistics to the chemical industry so a continuous supply reaches these plants. There are three categories of chemical products that are transported to the different locations: […]
Successful Stop-Start technology trials means smooth-sailing for implementation of DBS Electro-Motive Diesel Class 66 locomotives.
DB Schenker Rail UK is to fit Auto Engine Stop-Start technology supplied by ZTR to 90+ of its Electro-Motive Diesel Class 66 locomotives by the end of 2015. Trials undertaken since February had found that the amount of time the engine was running was reduced by approximately one third with AESS, and CO2 emissions by […]
Doncaster’s past was built on railways, and now it’s part of the future of high speed rail in England, following the announcement it would become home to the planned HS2 Rail college, shared with Birmingham. Since the Doncaster Locomotive and Carriage Building Works, commonly known as ‘The Plant’ were established in 1853, Doncaster has been […]
DB Schenker Rail UK, the British railfreight subsidiary of German Rail (DB), has announced plans to equip 90 EMD class 66 diesel locomotives with stop-start technology following a successful trial in southwest England. In February DB Schenker equipped one of its class 66s with the Auto Engine Stop-Start (AESS) system from ZTR, United States, and […]
Bringing the economic, social and environmental dimensions into harmony With its realigned strategy, DB is tackling tomorrow’s challenges and capitalizing on their potential. The objective of the DB2020 strategy is to create a lasting balance between economic, social and environmental interests. In this way, the company aims to safeguard its long-term commercial success and secure […]