There’s an interesting phenomenon occurring in the railcar market. There’s a bunch of railcars in storage. Most of those railcars are tank cars, covered hoppers for frac sand and coal... The post Railcar Dilemma – To Scrap or Not to Scrap! appeared first on Tealinc.
It seems that regardless of where you’re located in the world, you’re seeing shipments of a number of products being bogged down. When you look at, as an example, consumer... The post The World Logistics Network is Bogged Down! How are Your Assets Performing? appeared first on Tealinc.
There’s an interesting phenomenon going on right now in the transportation world. All the parts, of which most are normally stable at any given time, are not stable. Turmoil may... The post Catching a Moment of Time in the Rail Transportation World appeared first on Tealinc.
One trend I find that is incredibly challenging is the “Fishing for Information” trend that seems to rise up when we see significant market changes in the industry or new... The post Why Paying For Proper Expertise is Important: Fishing for Information – You’ll Likely Get Suckers! appeared first on Tealinc.
Demurrage is often a continuous touchy topic between railroads and shippers or receivers. I remember dealing with this topic when I started in the rail industry in grain marketing at... The post Demurrage, “Its All About the Information” appeared first on Tealinc.
What railcar leasing alternatives are available to your company? The best way to determine your railcar leasing alternatives is to ask relevant questions of your railcar supplier. We have outlined... The post Explore Your Railcar Leasing Alternatives appeared first on Tealinc.
Is there any value in managing railcar logistics? This is a question often asked at shipper gatherings across the country, mostly via telecommunications in todays’ environment. Following is a couple... The post Is There any Value in Managing Railcar Logistics? appeared first on Tealinc.
Having enough railcars or the right mix of railcars has always been a challenge for those responsible. It’s rare that you’re right. Too many railcars and you’re spending money and... The post What’s the Plan? A Holistic Approach to Railcar Planning! appeared first on Tealinc.
Have you ever taken the challenge on of putting together a large complex say 500-piece jigsaw puzzle? You know the kind that has a theme of some kind that has... The post So Many Pieces to the Puzzle – Shipping by Rail appeared first on Tealinc.
Over the past year the people and businesses of the United States have been in a constant state of reactionary change! There are shut downs, re-openings, partial closings, personal protective... The post Stored Railcars: Where Oh Where has the Business Gone? appeared first on Tealinc.