Global MFG - Oct 26, 2021
Ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles to issue surcharge to ocean carriers whose cargo lingers at terminals | Fox Business
Under the new policy, which will take effect on Nov. 1, the ports will charge ocean carriers for each container scheduled to move by rail or truck that dwells at marine terminals too long.
Lucas Manfredi | Fox Business #economy #supplychain #water
Global MFG - Sep 23, 2021
Cass Freight Index: U.S. freight volumes return to pre-pandemic levels in July, costs go higher
The Cass Freight Index for July released Thursday shows volumes of goods being shipped by truck, car and rail in North America returning to pre-pandemic levels, but the cost of shipping remains elevated.
Frank Holland | cnbc.com #manufacturing #supplychain #trade #trucking #water
Environmental - Nov 24, 2015
Sustainability: Environmental Stewardship at Waupaca Foundry
Iron foundries are the ultimate recyclers, creating new products by recycling old iron castings and scrap steel. But melting metal requires large quantities of energy and we're doing our part to change this reality in substantial ways. Waupaca Foundry maintains a formal sustainability program with four key areas of focus, along with specific objectives we're striving to reach by the year 2020:
Michael Hoecker | Waupaca Foundry #air #energy #foundrysand #sustainability #water