Capacity

Liner Capacity Control And The Future Of Container Shipping

By Greg Miller, of FreightWaves, The world’s container liner business is now so consolidated that it can deftly match vessel capacity to cargo demand. This change – courtesy of mergers and alliances – is structural, not cyclical. If there’s a single thesis for container shipping in 2020, that is it. Assuming it’s true, there could…

"Breakthrough" – IBM And Fujifilm Develop New Magnetic Tape With 580TB Capacity

The world currently produces 2.5 quintillion bytes of data daily due to the internet of things, the emergence of 4K/8K videos, and the proliferation of artificial intelligence and automation. By 2025, worldwide data could soar to 175 zettabytes, representing 61% annual growth.  Thanks to the virus pandemic, the rapid digitization of the economy sparking a…

GM Recalling Over 50,000 Chevy Bolts That Can “Catch Fire When Charged To Nearly Full Capacity”

General Motors is recalling tens of thousands of Chevrolet Bolt vehicles after the company became aware of “five fires involving the cars” that resulted in two injuries from smoke inhalation. A notice was issued on Saturday for 50,932 of the vehicles in the U.S. dating from 2017 to 2019. General Motors said the battery could “catch…