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The Story of Malcom McLean

The New York Times has released a video on Malcom McLean, the former North Carolina truck driver who invented the shipping container. It’s a story…

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Containerisation celebrates 60th birthday

Containerised shipping has turned 60, after the first seaborne container was transported on board Malcolm McLean’s Ideal-X on April 26, 1956. The man credited with…

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PSA International chief reflection

EVER wondered why the container is measured in twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) while the ships that carry them are measured in metres, mused Tan Chong…

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A container load of reasons for Singapore to celebrate 2015

This article has been taken directly from here.  All credit given. As everyone knows, 2015 is a big year for anniversaries in Singapore. It’s not…

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