Golden Ray wreckage continues leaking oil off Georgia coast

The Supply Chain Journal

Cleanup crews are still working around the clock to stop oil leaking from the Golden Ray, a roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) vessel that capsized off the coast of Georgia nearly two years ago. 8, 2019, in the sound after departing from the Port of Brunswick, Georgia.

Georgia Ports Authority nets $47M federal grant for inland container port

The Supply Chain Journal

The Georgia Ports Authority , which manages operations at the Port of Savannah , received a nearly $47 million federal grant to build an inland container port near Gainesville, Georgia.

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FreightWaves Classics: I-16 connects Georgia’s ports to the Southeast

The Supply Chain Journal

It was originally forecast by the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) that the westbound lanes of the interstate would open on the morning of Sunday, July 18 and the eastbound lanes would be opened sometime on July 19. Photo: Georgia Department of Transportation).

Georgia is Transforming Into a Supply Chain Haven

NFI Industries

Georgia is on the mind of many supply chain professionals. The state has proven itself time and time again that it has the infrastructure and resources to make it an ideal logistics location. The Port of Savannah is an integral part of many supply chains. It is a center point where roads, rail, ocean, and. READ MORE. Distribution Global Intermodal Supply Chain Transportation 3pl Campus Warehousing Warehousing

How Georgia-Pacific Turned Their Supply Chain into a Competitive Advantage

Georgia-Pacific, one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp and paper and supplier to top brands like Brawny, Angel Soft and DIXIE, trusts ClearMetal for their supply chain requirements. Read the case study to hear how one company turned the reliability and transparency of its supply chain into distinct competitive advantages.

Accident dislodges Georgia overpass, forces I-16 closure

The Supply Chain Journal

Truckers and other drivers along Interstate 16 in central Georgia should expect delays after a crash shifted an overpass in Treutlen County. According to the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT), a hopper hit the Georgia State Route 86 overpass and dislodged it 6 feet.

Georgia Ports Authority kicks of FY2022 with record July

The Supply Chain Journal

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) took off with a running start in July, the first month of its 2022 fiscal year. I’d like to thank our GPA employees and the Georgia logistics community for the long hours and hard work they are putting in to handle this unprecedented business.”.

FreightWaves Haul of Fame: Georgia Highway Express grew via acquisition; was an intermodal pioneer

The Supply Chain Journal

Georgia Highway Express, was founded by Henry Winship in Macon, Georgia in September 1928. The company’s main operating area was between Macon and Milledgeville, Georgia. Truck Lines, and with it, gained authority to haul along routes into Alabama and the remainder of Georgia.

Less than Truckload Freight Rates: Atlanta, Georgia

Freightera

LTL Freight Rates: from Major Cities in the USA to Atlanta, Georgia. The post Less than Truckload Freight Rates: Atlanta, Georgia appeared first on Freightera Blog. If you’re shipping pallets within the USA, you’ll be interested in seeing our new rate discounts!

Southeast ports and carriers agree to upgrade chassis pool

The Supply Chain Journal

Port officials in Savannah, Georgia; Jacksonville, Florida; and Wilmington, North Carolina, along with the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association, have signed an agreement to upgrade and expand the South Atlantic Chassis Pool (SACP).

Georgia: Logistics Sweet Spot

Inbound Logistics

Georgia offers manufacturers and distributors superior access to logistics providers and transportation infrastructure

FreightWaves Classics: I-24 travels through four states; ends in the heart of “Freight Alley”

The Supply Chain Journal

It then runs through parts of Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia and then ends back in Tennessee at its junction with I-75 in Chattanooga. Also, there are two separate segments of I-24 in Tennessee, which are separated by the segment in Georgia. Georgia. Georgia.

News Alert: I-16 in central Georgia could reopen by Friday night

The Supply Chain Journal

Good news for truckers: A section of Interstate 16 in Georgia that was shut down early Thursday could be back open soon. Related: Accident dislodges Georgia overpass, forces I-16 closure.

Georgia Port Pins Hopes on Rail to Move 80,000 Containers

Supply Chain Brain

At the Port of Savannah, one of the busiest U.S. trade gateways, containers are stacked up like colorful children’s building blocks stretching as far as the eye can see

Peering into the future with U.S. Xpress — Taking the Hire Road

The Supply Chain Journal

Variant operates in Midtown Atlanta, in the heart of the city’s tech center near Georgia Tech. Dustin Koehl, SVP of sales at U.S. Xpress, joins this week’s episode of Taking the Hire Road to discuss U.S.

Uber Freight’s power-only expansion into Georgia gives owner-operators leg up

The Supply Chain Journal

Knox used savings to buy a truck and started Knox Logistics, based in Riverdale, Georgia, in 2020. Of course Georgia is a key freight market and as we expanded our customer base [into the region], they continued to ask for us to bring in our drop trailer solution.”.

Port of Savannah sets another record, but growth seen slowing

The Supply Chain Journal

Maritime News Georgia Ports Authority Port of SavannahAfter reporting another record fiscal year of volume growth, the Port of Savannah’s near-term encore is likely to be somewhat muted.

Chainalytics’ Ashley Thompson Among Top Women in Supply Chain

CHAINalytics

Feature Press Release Supply Chain Consulting Supply Chain Design Ashley Thompson Georgia Tech sdce Supply & Demand Chain Executive The Coca-Cola Company Women in Supply Chain

Broken records: ‘Historic cargo surge’ still making waves at US ports

The Supply Chain Journal

Georgia Ports Authority. Georgia’s ports are on pace to move more than 5 million TEUs during a fiscal year for the first time. Georgia Ports continuing record-setting ways. “If I had a nickel for every time I heard …”. Add “record.”. “If

AGL recognized as one of the “Georgia Fast 40”

American Global Logistics

AGL is proud to announce we have been named one of Georgia’s Fastest-Growing Companies in the ACG Fast 40’s Inaugural Division, Higher Middle Market! The Atlanta National Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), a global professional organization with the mission of Driving Middle Market Growth, honors the top 40 fastest growing Georgia based […]. The post AGL recognized as one of the “Georgia Fast 40” appeared first on AGL

Port of Savannah year-over-year container volume up 38%

The Supply Chain Journal

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) reported this week the Port of Savannah had achieved its busiest April on record and its second-busiest month ever. Demand for products and services both domestically and abroad is driving significant gains in Georgia’s cargo volumes.

AGL named one of Georgia’s Fastest Growing Companies by the Association for Corporate Growth

American Global Logistics

AGL is proud to announce we have been named one of Georgia’s Fastest-Growing Companies in the ACG Fast 40’s Inaugural Division, Higher Middle Market! The post AGL named one of Georgia’s Fastest Growing Companies by the Association for Corporate Growth appeared first on AGL.

Georgia: Super Hub of the Southeast

Inbound Logistics

A look at the many logistics assets that make Georgia a terrific location for companies involved in manufacturing or distribution

FMCSA focused on work zone crashes in Florida, Georgia and Texas

The Supply Chain Journal

High rates of work zone crashes involving large trucks in Florida, Georgia and Texas have earned those states special attention from federal regulators this week as part of a national safety campaign.

Georgia: The Gem of The Southeast

Inbound Logistics

Tremendous logistical advantages—combined with a central geographic location, highly skilled workforce, and business-friendly environment—make Georgia an ideal site for new manufacturing and distribution facilities

Logistics 2.0: Georgia Logistics Summit Interview with Manny Sequeira

FLEXE

We recently attended the Georgia Logistics Summit where we had a chance to catch up with Manny Sequeira, a leader in the supply chain & logistics industries. Today we’re at the Georgia Logistics Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. from the Georgia Logistics Summit. Georgia Logistics Summit Interview with Manny Sequeira appeared first on FLEXE Blog.

Logistics 2.0: Georgia Logistics Summit Interview with Manny Sequeira

FLEXE

<p>We recently attended the Georgia Logistics Summit where we had a chance to catch up with Manny Sequeira, a leader in the supply chain & logistics industries. </p> <p>Today we're at the Georgia Logistics Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. from the Georgia Logistics Summit.

Reefers wanted today in Georgia, as Vidalia onions roll out

DAT Solutions

If you have a reefer trailer, you can be sure to find a load in Southeastern Georgia this week. The load-to-truck ratio jumped from 7 to 18 loads per truck for reefers in the Savannah, Georgia market today — specifically in the farm country that's about 90 miles west of Savannah. Starting now, sweet onions from Georgia can officially be packed, labeled, and sold as Vidalia onions. Find reefer loads in Georgia or anywhere in the country.

Reefers Gain Momentum, Especially in Georgia

DAT Solutions

Georgia beat out Texas to become the number-one state for reefer loads last week, with California as a distant third. A lot of that produce originates in the Tifton and Macon markets in Southern Georgia, and is distributed out of Atlanta. TEXAS TRIHAUL – Georgia may be great for reefers, but Texas truckers also have lots of choices this week.

The State of Georgia: Savings & Efficiencies in Procurement

Jaggaer

The State of Georgia Shares Pricing Advantages with Public Entities, Creating Further Purchasing Leverage for the State. Allowed Georgia’s public entities (such as city/county governments, public universities, and hospitals) to leverage the state’s buying power and contracts.

E-Commerce Supply Chain Advice From Top Retailers

CHAINalytics

Blog Service Supply Chain Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations Transportation What's New Americas Ecommerce Georgia Logistics Summit Irv Grossman Omnichannel Retail Supply ChainBy Irv Grossman, EVP of the Americas, Chainalytics When you need to know the best way to do something, you learn from the people who are already excelling at it.

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Georgia: Logistics Sweet Spot

Inbound Logistics

Georgia offers manufacturers and distributors superior access to logistics providers and transportation infrastructure

Georgia’s Life Sciences Industry to Benefit from Agreement Between Atlanta and Amsterdam Airports

Logistics Trends and Insights

Based on data from USA Trade Online, the state of Georgia’s life science industry could be big winners. This week’s Freightwaves article looks at the recent agreement between Atlanta’s airport and Schiphol, Amsterdam’s airport. Air Cargo Pharmaceuticals Europe Life Sciences U.S.

March Logistics Market Snapshot from the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics

LeanCor

The State of Georgia has experienced a record increase in both exports and imports for the fourth consecutive year. Georgia increased to the 11th largest exporting state from the 12th. Georgia’s PMI rose 6.7 New orders in Georgia rose 13.1 Georgia’s PMI is now 3.5 The March Edition of your Logistics Market Snapshot is now available! Download your free.PDF copy directly from our website [ HERE ].

Georgia: Enabling Business Growth Through Collaboration

Inbound Logistics

From well-designed redundancies across intermodal shipping methods to creative solutions when the unexpected happens, Georgia’s logistics industry is positioned to help shippers connect, compete, and grow