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Latest Articles

  • 20/05/2015   When branding goes wrong

    Companies spend thousands on logo's and slogans, however every now and then the best intentioned slogans can work against you.

  • 11/05/2015   The Vert-A-Pac System, it had potential

    In the ‘70s, GM came up with an innovative way of shipping cars via rail, its called the Vert-A-Pac. GM was able to double the amount of cars per carriage by loading 30 vertically. Unfortunately the theory was good, but the practicalities not so good.

  • 18/04/2015   ANA's 'Star Wars' Dreamliner takes to the skies

    All Nippon Airways has revealed its very cool R2-D2 influenced 787-9 Dreamliner, a project unveiled at the opening day of the Star Wars Celebration fan convention in Anaheim, California.

  • 17/04/2015   Majestic Mærsk

    Majestic Mærsk - Maersk Triple E class, amazing images

  • 15/04/2015   Skydiver meets F16

    Skydivers jump from plane as F16 pilots carry out training

  • 07/04/2015   What would a Maersk sponsored F1 car look like ?

    We often see multinational freight companies take sponsorship positions on F1 racing cars, the latest example is UPS sponsoring Ferrari. However what would the car look like if Maersk sponsored McLaren, well a group of Maersk fans put togther this very cool looking design.

  • 30/03/2015   Forklift Redesign - Nice Innovation

    Marc Zieger has come up with ingenious design for better lifting and maneuverability. He broke down each component and reviewed how each part works together.

  • 12/03/2015   Largest Container Ship in the World

    SC Oscar is the largest container ship in the world (as of January 2015) Christened on 8 January 2015

  • 11/03/2015   DHL Africa styles

    We are loving the images posted by the DHL Africa social media team, keep them coming guys.

  • 03/03/2015   Congrats Emma Maersk on the arrival of your newborn - Funny

    A funny image that we thought we would share, Emma Maersk's newborn

  • 19/02/2015   Costa Rica's one and only sea container hotel

    Costa Rica's one and only sea container hotel has all the amenities of a luxury hotel while promoting sustainability. Authentic shipping containers have been stylishly transformed into a unique eco-friendly hotel with private balconies and unparalleled views.

  • 17/02/2015   Bear Grills ?

    This image was posted on the Global Logsitics Media Facebook Page and proved to be very popular.

  • 27/05/2014   Maritime Images - Amazing Collection

    One of our favorite photographers is Nick Souza, as such we have put together a small collection of his work, we hope you enjoy.

  • 08/05/2014   DHL Helicopter to Deliver Urgent Documents - Images

    When documents need to be delivered urgently in LA, this DHL Helicopter flies between LAX International Airport and major international banks downtown to deliver urgent documents.

  • 03/05/2014   Incredible Image - Seal takes time out on rudder of container ship

    Nick Souza Photography has to be congratulated, he produces some incredible images as he combines his love of logistics with his gifting of photography.

  • 01/05/2014   Massive Move - Mercedes-Benz Transports Caterpillar 797

    Making the rounds on social media is this image, a Mercedes-Benz Actros transporting a massive Caterpillar 797. Most comments coming through suggest the image is fake, however this video reveals all.

  • 24/03/2014   Sahara Express

    This photo was voted 1st place in the Spain National 2014 Sony World Photography Awards.

  • 08/03/2014   Epic images mark the tenth anniversary of the Queen Mary 2

    The Queen Mary 2 is the largest ocean liner in the world, and on Sunday her captain, Kevin Oprey stood on the ship’s bulbous bow, which protrudes from the front of the 151,200 tonne liner, to pose for a portrait with his ship. The photographs, taken to mark the tenth anniversary of the liner in May this year, and were shot while she was docked at a port off the coast of Bali.

  • 28/02/2014   Up close with the Antonov An-225 Mriya - Largest Plane in the World

    The Antonov An-225 Mriya, the largest plane in the world. The An-225's name, Mriya (??i?) means

  • 19/02/2014   Spectacular Lighthouse Images

    Once widely used, the number of operational lighthouses has declined due to the expense of maintenance and replacement by modern electronic navigational systems. Lighthouses mark dangerous coastlines, hazardous shoals, reefs, safe entries to harbors, and can also assist in aerial navigation.

  • 07/02/2014   Cargo Ship Splits in Two, Crew Saved

    A Spanish cargo ship that usually carries fertilizer broke in two on Wednesday after hitting a sea wall off the southwestern coast of France in high winds. The ship had been heading to a nearby port to load its cargo when its engine broke down and the rough waves carried it into the jetty.

  • 20/01/2014   DHL featured at the Bahrain International Airshow

    The Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) is a unique three-day event that took place on the 16-18 January 2014 in a purpose built, state-of-the-art venue overlooking the runway at the Sakhir Airbase. DHL, the official logistics sponsor for the BIAS also took part featuring a Boeing 757-225 freighter accompanied by the DHL Extra 200 & Extra 300 aerobatic aircraft.

  • 16/01/2014   Express Freight Superheroes to the rescue

    Its late Thursday afternoon, you need to get a package to the other end of the country by 9am the next day, what do you do. Next time you call your express company you might want to request one of these guys.

  • 19/12/2013   Top 10 Global Logistics Media Images of 2013

    In 2013 we recieved some incredible logistics images from the Global Logistics Media readers, below are the Top 10 for 2013

  • 13/12/2013   World's biggest vessel afloat for the first time

    The Prelude, a floating liquefied natural gas facility owned by oil and gas company Shell dipped its toes into the water as it left the Geoje shipyard in South Korea for the first time.

  • 11/12/2013   DHL in testing phase of drone delivery

    Germany’s express delivery company, Deutsche Post (DHL), has completed a live test of a drone that could be used to deliver urgently needed goods such as medicine to remote locations, the drone can carry approximately three kilograms and has four propellers, while Amazon’s robot has eight

  • 27/11/2013   Global Logistics Media Asia Pacific Online Video Series Images

    In October this year we visited Singapore, Australia and New Zealand to conduct interviews with some of the most influential logistics executives in the industry.

  • 14/11/2013   Typhoon Haiyan Devastation, Before and After Images

    These shots taken before and after the Typhoon struck shows the extent of the damage. According to UN officials, about 11 million people have been affected and many have been left homeless.

  • 14/10/2013   CMA CGM - Amazing Container Ship Images

    Founded in 1978 by Jacques R. Saadé, today CMA CGM is the world’s third largest container shipping group and number one in France. CMA CGM is headquartered in Marseille (France), and operates over 200 ships out of 650 offices and agencies in more than 150 countries, with regular services on over 170 shipping lines.

  • 19/09/2013   Emirates Team New Zealand Utilize Maersk Containers to set up San Francisco base

    With a mix of functionality and creativity, Team New Zealand have utilized a number of Maersk Containers to build their Americas Cup challenge base in San Francisco

  • 01/09/2013   Top 10 Global Logistics Images - August 2013

    In the month of August we featured some incredible logistics images from around the world. In this post we feature the Top 10 images as viewed by the Global Logistics Media online community.

  • 23/08/2013   Truck images like you have never seen before

    Over the years we have posted some amazing images on the Global Logisitcs Media website, however we think this collection of images is the mosty unique we have ever featured.

  • 18/08/2013   Famous Maeklong Railway - Amazing Images and Video

    The Maeklong Railway became famous for its route through the Maeklong Railway Market, which translates as 'Market Umbrella Pulldown'. It is one of the largest fresh seafood markets in Thailand, and is centred around the track of the Maeklong Railway.

  • 14/08/2013   Tsunami symbol of devastation to be demolished

    City officials announced last week that the boat, which has become a symbol of the devastation of the disaster, will be torn down.

  • 05/08/2013   Creative DHL Advertising

    Over recent years, DHL has started to shift away from conventional advertising campaigns to more of a controversial approach that is quirky, off-the-wall and thought provoking

  • 01/08/2013   Top 10 Global Logistics Images - July 2013

    Top 10 Global Logistics Images - July 2013

  • 25/07/2013   Logistics in China - Images

    A collection of incredible logistics images in China

  • 17/07/2013   Global Logistics Images: The Largest Ship, Truck, Plane and Helicopter in the World

    When it comes to moving cargo, you cannot get any bigger than the MSC Oscar, Mil Mi-26, Antonov An-225 and the Terex 33-19

  • 10/07/2013   Top 10 FedEx Aviation Images

    FedEx Express operates the world's largest cargo air fleet with 660 aircraft, and is the largest operator of the Airbus A300, Airbus A310, ATR 42, Boeing 727, Cessna 208, McDonnell Douglas DC-10/MD-10, and the McDonnell Douglas MD-11. The company took delivery of the last Boeing 727 built (N217FE) in September 1984 and the last A300/A310 built in July 2007

  • 05/07/2013   10 Must See Shipping Container Homes

    When you think of homes made from old shipping containers you might think of an old beach house or a rusted 40ft container sitting at the back of a property, well if this is the case, you might want to shift your thinking.

  • 03/07/2013   The Mighty Maersk - A Collection of Must See Images

    Maersk is a company that we feature often across the Global Logistics Media website, this is because Maersk is a company that we admire, respect and most importantly, a company that stands for excellence and achievement.

  • 01/07/2013   Top 10 Global Logistics Images - June 2013

    In the month of June we featured some incredible logistics images from around the world. In this post we feature the Top 10 images as viewed by the Global Logistics Media Community.

  • 30/06/2013   Top 10 UPS Aviation Images

    As of May 2013, UPS Airlines has an active fleet of 234 aircraft with an average age of 14.6 years, and another 4 aircraft on order. In addition, the airline charters 296 aircraft.

  • 21/06/2013   10 Amazing images from the Global Logistics Media Facebook Page

    Everyday we post images and video on our Facebook page that dont actually make it to the Global Logistics Media website, well that is about to change. Here we have 10 images we have recently posted on our Facebook Page

  • 17/06/2013   DHL Aviation - 10 Incredible Images

    Deutsche Post owns five airline subsidiaries operating for DHL Express, operating a total of 96 aircraft and another 21 aircraft on orders, which are collectively referred to as DHL Aviation:

  • 14/06/2013   The Largest Ship in the World, Maersk Triple E is now Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller

    I name you Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller. May you always have smooth waters. I wish you godspeed.

  • 12/06/2013   The Spirit of Panalpina - Amazing Images

    The company combines its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made end-to-end solutions.

  • 09/06/2013   Impressive Cargolux Airline Images

    Cargolux Airlines International S.A., trading as Cargolux, is a cargo airline with its head office at Luxembourg – Findel Airport in Sandweiler, Luxembourg. It is one of the largest scheduled all-cargo airlines in Europe with a global network.

  • 05/06/2013   10 Incredible Shipwreck Images

    The planet is scattered with thousands of shipwrecks, spanning centuries of maritime travel, trade, warfare and exploration. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), has estimated that there are over 3 million shipwrecks in the world.

  • 02/06/2013   Spectacular Images of the Port of Singapore

    The Port of Singapore, currently the world's second busiest port in terms of total shipping tonnage, it also tranships a fifth of the world's shipping containers, half of the world's annual supply of crude oil, and is the world's busiest transshipment port.

  • 01/06/2013   Top 10 Global Logistics Images - May 2013

    In the month of May we featured some incredible logistics images from around the world. In this post we feature the Top 10 images as viewed by the Global Logistics Media Community

  • 29/05/2013   DHL Sponsored Racing Cars - Which car do you think is the fastest ?

    For many years DHL is been involved in the motor racing industry, they have sponsored many racing cars and just recently became the official logistics partner for Formula 1. Because we are avid motor racing fans, we have put a collection of DHL sponsored racing cars for your enjoyment.

  • 28/05/2013   The Power of the Tug - Amazing Images

    The unsung hero, the tugboat is a boat that maneuvers vessels by pushing or towing them.

  • 24/05/2013   2013 marks the 25th anniversary of UPS Airlines - Images

    As of May 2013, UPS Airlines has an active fleet of 234 aircraft with an average age of 14.6 years, and another 4 aircraft on order. In addition, the airline charters 296 aircraft.

  • 16/05/2013   DHL Delivers New Mercedes-Benz S-Class

    The fully-chartered DHL plane arrived in Hambug this morning in time for the anticipated unveiling of the new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. It was unveiled in Hamburg, Germany at the Airbus A380 delivery center and is scheduled to go on sale in the following months.

  • 15/05/2013   Freighter heading into a Storm, amazing image

    This incredible image captures the wonder of nature as a freighter heads into Hurricane Isabel. Hurricane Isabel was the costliest and deadliest hurricane in the 2003 Atlantic hurricane season.

  • 12/05/2013   Navy ship patrolling the Gulf of Aden, off the coast of Somalia - Amazing Image

    In 2009, pirate income derived from ransoms was estimated at around 39 million euros (about $58 million), rising to $238 million in 2010. The average ransom had risen to $5.4 million in 2010, up from around $150 thousand in 2005. However, by 2011, pirate ransom income dropped to $160 million, a downward trend which has been attributed to intensified counter-piracy efforts.

  • 10/05/2013   Surfer takes on a giant wave with an impressive CSCL ship in the background

    A surfer takes to the waves in South Africa with a CSCL ship in the back ground. CSCL has a young and modern fleet that comprises over 150 vessels with a total operating capacity of 600000TEU, ranking among the world's top 10 liner companies.

  • 09/05/2013   GLM Image: Port workers catching fish during strike

    On Sept 8, 2011 Port workers walked off the job at the Port of Seattle, so to pass the time a few workers decided to take advantage of the calm and quiet conditions to drop a line.

  • 08/05/2013   Rubber Duck heads into Hong Kong Port

    Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman’s Rubber Duck has made its first visit to China. From May 2 – June 9, the 16.5 meter (54 ft) inflatable rubber duck will be bobbing around from Ocean Terminal to Harbour City, Hong Kong.