Transport

Autoterminal Khalifa Port to manage new roro terminal in Abu Dhabi
Autoterminal, a member of the Noatum Maritime Group, and Abu Dhabi Ports, have signed a shareholder agreement for the creation of a joint venture company called Autoterminal Khalifa Port, to manage the roro/car terminal in Khalifa Port under a 15 year concession.
Emirates Airline flies UAE's first satellite to South Korea for launch
Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has transported KhalifaSat- the first satellite developed and built by Emirati engineers in the UAE at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC).
Swarm Intelligence: the logistics of a self-driving traffic grid
An era of self-piloting vehicles across a traffic grid re-imagined from the ground up would bring multiple benefits that contribute to a higher happiness quotient for humankind while bringing together multiple technologies
Are Fujairah oil spills caused by tankers illegally cleaning their holds?
General manager of Fujairah port calls for 24-hour monitoring to clamp down on tankers causing local oil spills
ACDelco expands commercial vehicle product offering in the Middle East
ACDelco, an American automotive spare parts brand with 90,000 parts across 37 lines, has re-introducing Heavy-Duty Maintenance-Free (HDMF) batteries and debuted All-Season Metal Wiper Blades as well as oil and lubricant products in the Middle East.
NileDutch eyes GCC supply efficiency after deploying forecasting tech
The West African-European shipping line NileDutch says it plans to better service the Middle East market ahead of possible expansion in the region, following a major flow optimisation deployment.
DP World considers fourth cruise terminal at Port Rashid
DP World wants to better-target the luxury cruise sector at Port Rashid, with plans to build a fourth terminal solely for use by luxury cruise ships.
Evergreen orders eight new 11,000 TEU container ships
Evergreen Marine Corp. (EMC) has ordered eight 11,000 TEU containerships from Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).
Dubai considers waste eating ‘shark’ for Dubai Canal
Dubai Municipality is mulling the launch of a smart, autonomous vehicle that clears rubbish in waterways called “Waste Shark,” according to a press release.
Abu Dhabi set to mirror Dubai’s road tolls
Drivers who cross the toll and do not pay the fee can face fines not exceeding AED10,000.
VIDEO: Terrifying moment truck ploughs through cars in Abu Dhabi
Some 22 people were injured Tuesday morning when heavy fog in Abu Dhabi contributed to a multi-car pile-up on Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Street.
UPS launches US-UAE direct air freight service
Following the announcement that it has ordered 14 Boeing 747 air freighters, UPS has decided to put one of its 747s on a direct US-UAE service.