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The Sustainability Impacts of Fuel (2015 update)

Trucks and other power sources need to increase their efforts to make burning fuel more sustainable. It involves a total system approach. It’s not enough just to burn the low-carbon fuel; we have to look at how the fuel is produced and the total carbon and other pollutants reduced. 31 more words

Logistics And Supply Chains

Quarterly Awards Announced

Carrier Connection: Quarterly Awards Announced

Each quarter, the Carrier Development Department requests that each ALC office nominate a carrier they consider the “Best of the Best.” We would like to extend our congratulations to the winners for their exemplary service during the 4th quarter of 2014: to continue reading click here.

Allen Lund Company

4204 - Mining Train Narrow Gauge

In 2012 City saw a subtheme about Mining. It brought us some heavy gear and in set 4204 there was a cute litte mining train running an a short narrow gauge track transporting a gigantic rock: 9 more words

Rolling Stock

Indian Ports: Private Vs Government

Indian ports are interesting because there is a mix of private and public ownership. The private ownership ports are starting to steal market share from the very large government ports. 38 more words

Logistics And Supply Chains

4552 - Cargo Crane

The second set of 1995 is completed with the wrong crane arm, 2350a ist currently used, 2350b should be the right one. A slight different appearance. 65 more words

Rolling Stock

The modeller's sketchbook of private owner wagons; authentic details of two hundred pre-nationalisation wagons by A.G. Thomas

From the birth of the railways up to the 1970s, railways were in law “common carriers”. That meant that they were obliged to carry any consignment offered to them for transport to any destination, no matter how small or large the consignment or how short or long the journey. 622 more words