Call for Packing Code’s Adoption and Enforcement

25.09.2017 - A coalition of leading cargo industry organisations representing the full breadth of the global supply chain is maintaining its campaign for safer practices in packing freight containers and other cargo transport units (CTUs).  During a meeting held at the IMO during London Internationa [...]

September 25th, 2017|

ICHCA International to present inaugural John Strang A.O. Memorial Award to International Maritime Organization

ICHCA will present this prestigious award to its first recipient the International Maritime Organization (IMO). The Award will be presented by ICHCA at its 65th anniversary conference in recognition of IMO’s significant work to improve safety in the cargo handling industry. 04.09.2017 – The John Str [...]

September 4th, 2017|

Safety in the Intermodal Supply Chain: Promoting the CTU Code

16.08.2017 - London International Shipping Week takes place between 11th and 15th September, during which an event at the IMO will focus on the correct packing of Cargo Transport Units (CTUs) and the safety issues that result from poor packing and securing practices. ‘Safety in the Intermodal Supply [...]

August 16th, 2017|

ICHCA community to discuss how to protect global cargo chain against physical and cyber attacks

ICHCA will use its 65th anniversary conference in October to tackle risks to the cyber and physical security of the global cargo chain 10.08.2017 – Following the Petya attack in June, one of the biggest cyber-attacks ever experienced in global shipping which crippled A.P. Moller-Maersk’s computer sy [...]

August 10th, 2017|

ICHCA invites submissions for 2nd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award

ICHCA International has opened the 2nd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award and invites submissions from anyone involved in cargo logistics who can show a demonstrable improvement to safety 12.04.2017 – ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO association, has opened the 2nd TT Club Innovati [...]

April 12th, 2017|

ICHCA calls for more awareness, better enforcement and less complexity to improve safety in containerised dangerous goods

Industry and institutional stakeholders gathered for ICHCA International’s Packaged Dangerous Goods Seminar in London this March agreed that the Tianjin port disaster must spur a collective effort to address misdeclaration and other key risks dogging the safe shipment of containerised dangerous good [...]

March 30th, 2017|

ICHCA launches free monthly news digest for global cargo handling community

London 03.02.2017 - ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO, has launched Cargo Handling Voice, a free monthly online news digest focused on safety, security, sustainability and efficiency in cargo handling and transport around the world. Featuring curated content ranging from regulations [...]

February 3rd, 2017|

ICHCA teams up with GSF, WSC and TT Club to host seminar and survey on safe packing of cargo transport units during European Shipping Week

London 31.01.2017 - ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO, will co-host a seminar, “Safety in the Intermodal Supply Chain: Promoting the IMO/ILO/UNECE Code of Practice for the Safe Packing of Cargo Transport Units” in Brussels, 27 February, as part of European Shipping Week. Organised t [...]

January 31st, 2017|

ICHCA International to mark 65 years of supporting global cargo handling at special anniversary event in Las Palmas

ICHCA’s special anniversary event in October 2017 is a chance for all stakeholders to come together to deliver safer, more efficient and sustainable cargo handling from first to last mile 23.01.2017 – ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO association, will mark 65 years of supporting th [...]

January 23rd, 2017|