Business, Logistics

Trucking Companies Bet on Intermodal Growth

J.B. Hunt Intermodal containers move by rail in Louisville, Ky. J.B. Hunt Intermodal containers move by rail in Louisville, Ky. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

J.B. Hunt, Knight-Swift and Schneider are among the motor carriers expanding their intermodal operations for new avenues for growth.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
March 31, 2022
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Dorsey Intermodal Set to Deliver 5,000 Chassis to S.C. Ports

Dorsey Intermodal chassis for S.C. Ports A chassis that Dorsey Intermodal manufactured for South Carolina Ports Authority. The chassis are on schedule for delivery early next year. (Dorsey Intermodal)

Dorsey Intermodal is on track to fulfill an agreement to supply more than 5,000 new chassis for the South Carolina Ports Authority, the trailer manufacturer announced Nov. 8.

November 8, 2021

Intermodal Shipments Fall, but International Volumes Increase

Intermodal Containers at an AFS Intermodal terminal. (AFS Intermodal)

First-quarter total intermodal volumes fell 1.5% year-over-year after posting strong growth in 2018, according to the Intermodal Association of North America’s Intermodal Market Trends & Statistics report.

May 2, 2019

Intermodal Traffic Grows 4.5% in Second Quarter, IANA Reports

Logistics Park in Kansas City, Kan. Logistics Park via YouTube

Intermodal business continued to climb out of the hole dug in 2016, recording the strongest gain in nearly three years, according to a quarterly report from the Intermodal Association of North America.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
August 9, 2017