News - 11 Feb 2010
Egypt has awarded Düsseldorf-based ThyssenKrupp Mannex GmbH a major contract for the exclusive supply of 15,000 tonnes of various grades of steel plate, sheet and sections to be used in the...
News - 25 Jun 2014
DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, has signed a contract with aircraft manufacturer Airbus to provide transportation of A319, A320 and A321 aircraft...
Article - 4 Apr 2017
While transporting perishable products, it has become increasingly important to produce records of the temperatures, and in certain cases, humidity, to which the cargo has been exposed to.
News - 12 Sep 2008
New technology under development at Idaho National Laboratory has been proven to safely detect hidden nuclear materials smuggled into ports and across borders.
Now, the research being conducted by...
News - 25 Jul 2015
Using this technology, tests show plane’s luggage hold may be able to contain force of an explosion if a device hidden in a passenger’s luggage detonates.
A bomb-proof lining...
News - 23 Jul 2013
Research became a reality when UPS placed an industry-first order for 1,821 fire-resistant shipping containers. The implementation of these unit load devices (ULDs) represents a milestone in aviation...
News - 11 Aug 2010
Following the recent announcement that global auto maker BMW will build a joint venture carbon composite manufacturing plant in central Washington with SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers that will create...
News - 26 Jun 2009
It is now possible to engineer tiny containers the size of a virus to deliver drugs and other materials with almost 100 percent efficiency to targeted cells in the bloodstream.
According to a...
News - 23 Mar 2009
The highly elastic styrene-butadiene copolymer (SBC) Styroflex® 2G66 made by BASF, is now going into the serial production of films for stretch hoods by several industrial users. BISCHOF + KLEIN,...
News - 31 Oct 2006
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have demonstrated that they can cheaply, quickly and accurately identify even...