July 2015 Archive

BNSF Logistics Buys Transportation Technology Services

BNSF Logistics, which is owned by BNSF Railway, announced the acquisition of Transportation Technology Services to expand the buyer’s capability to manage oversize rail cargoes such as wind energy equipment. BNSF Logistics, which didn’t disclose the acquisition terms, said the move complements previous investments in the wind energy industry, such

BMW Launches All-Electric Heavy-Duty Truck

MUNICH, GERMANY — BMW has put its first all-electric heavy-duty truck into service in Munich. The 40-ton vehicle — designed by the Dutch manufacturer Terberg–is powered by batteries that take, according to BMW, three to four hours to charge. When fully The electric BMW will haul auto parts around Munich charged,