Van Horne Institute Considers Alaska Transport Route, and Weighs Trump’s Plans for Keystone XL

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The Van Horne Institute is recognized both within Canada and internationally as one of North America’s leading research institutes focused on transportation, supply chain and logistics, regulatory affairs and information and communications, as measured through its contributions to the strategic decision-making and implementation processes in the public and private sectors. The team was not sure that the Alaska Pipeline would be interested in taking Canadian oil into their system.

Doing Business in the United States

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The last two states added were Alaska and Hawaii in 1959. For comparison, this makes the country about half the size of Russia or South America, and more than twice the size of the European Union. In 1776, 13 British colonies declared their independence and formed the United States.

LTL Carrier Profile: Con-Way Freight

The Logistics of Logistics

Contract Freighters was based in Joplin, MO and grew to be one of America’s largest truckload carriers. Con-Way Freight’s service area includes the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. LTL Carrier Profile: Con-Way Freight. Con-Way Freight is the second largest less than truckload (LTL) carrier with approximately $3.3B in sales (estimated 2012). Con-Way Freight has 9.4% of the less than truckload (LTL) market.

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

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Alaska. #14. Alaska. What’s more, America’s record low unemployment rate and tightening of immigration law is not going to make any projects easier to implement.

Add These 3 Transportation Industry Shows to Your Watch List

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The show tracks several truck drivers whose routes take them through some of the most dangerous terrain in North America, Ice Road Truckers shows viewers the harrowing conditions that real world ice road truckers must navigate every day. Railroad Alaska.

LTL Carrier Profile: Old Dominion

The Logistics of Logistics

Today, in addition to domestic less-than-truckload services, the company offers assembly and distribution services and LCL and FCL delivery services to and from all of North America, Central America, South America and the Far East. Old Dominion operates as a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier primarily in the United States and North America. Old Dominion ’s service area includes all of the United States including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

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Alaska. More shipments travel into (rather than out from) the state of Alaska. Alaska’s northern climate coupled with the vast and steep terrain present a unique set of considerations that make it important to select a knowledgeable freight partner when shipping to and from the state. Additionally, the state serves as the primary gateway for shipments to and from Latin America and the Caribbean. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Alaska. More shipments travel into (rather than out from) the state of Alaska. Alaska’s northern climate coupled with the vast and steep terrain present a unique set of considerations that make it important to select a knowledgeable freight partner when shipping to and from the state. Additionally, the state serves as the primary gateway for shipments to and from Latin America and the Caribbean. Short Answer: Yes.