Scania signs largest deal to date of electric heavy-duty vehicles in Europe

Scania and Einride have signed a deal to accelerate electrification of road freight with fleet of 110 trucks marking the largest order of heavy duty electric trucks to date for Scania. The Swedish freight technology company Einride, one of the leading providers of end- to-end digital, electric and autonomous shipping solutions, will begin the roll …

Bolloré Group sells African logistics business to MSC Group

Bolloré Group has signed today the agreement relating to the sale to the MSC Group of 100% of Bolloré Africa Logistics, comprising all of the Bolloré Group's transport and logistics activities in Africa, on the basis of an enterprise value, net of minority interests, of 5.7 billion euros. The sale remains subject to regulatory and …

Cargotec and Konecranes cancel planned merger

The UK Competition & Markets Authority (“CMA”) has blocked the merger between Cargotec and Konecranes. According to the CMA’s final report issued today, the remedies - which would have removed all overlapping businesses of the two companies and were accepted by the European Commission (“EC”) - would not be effective in addressing the CMA’s concerns …

14 Terex Tower Cranes for XL Kranlogistik

Austria-based XL Kranlogistik has signed a partnership agreement and placed an order for fourteen Terex Tower Cranes to be delivered over the coming six months. The purchase models include, CTL282, CTT91, CTT132, CTT202, CTT332 and CTT472. All cranes will be built to the latest XL Kranlogistik specifications and most will be deployed in the Company’s growing …

Thistle Wind Partners land 2 GW in highly competitive ScotWind offshore wind leasing round

Crown Estate Scotland announced that Thistle Wind Partners (TWP), a consortium of DEME Concessions, Qair Marine SAS, and Aspiravi International NV, have been awarded 2GW worth of option areas in Scotland’s highly competitive ScotWind seabed leasing process. The win includes a 1 GW fixed foundation project and a 1 GW floating wind farm. The consortium …

Haulotte Iberica strengthens ties with Elevarte

Haulotte Iberica concluded an agreement with Elevarte, a Spanish rental company based in Madrid, for an enhanced cooperation over maintenance work, equipment upgrade, genuine spare parts use, and continuous training. The rental company aims at supplying its customers with fully operational machines. From now on, maintenance and safety inspections will be handled by Haulotte experts …

Volvo Group, Daimler Truck, and the TRATON GROUP sign joint venture agreement

Volvo Group, Daimler Truck and the TRATON GROUP have now signed a binding agreement to create a joint venture to install and operate a high-performance public charging network for battery electric, heavy-duty long-haul trucks and coaches across Europe. As previously communicated, the parties are committed to initiating and accelerating the necessary build-up of charging infrastructure …

MYCRANE signs franchise agreement for the Indian market

MYCRANE, the digital platform for the search and selection of cranes, has announced the appointment of an exclusive pan-India franchisee. The free-to-use MYCRANE service will be operated in India by Mumbai-based Sahil Freight Express Pvt Ltd. Established in 1986, the company has extensive experience in the freight and logistics sector. As an exclusive distributor for …