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Japan: The Olympics hosted by an efficiency champion

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The time approaches once again for the oldest sporting event in the world. After a year’s delay and in the face of exceptional concerns, Tokyo will experience the Olympic Games.

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Pirates – danger lurking on the high seas

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Anyone who believes that the threat of piracy has died out would be gravely mistaken. Pirates still pose a not insignificant danger to seafaring and to the international transport of goods.

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“Are there any dishwashers that do not use water?”

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NERKON is a producer of cleaning and degreasing equipment and provider of technological solutions for the logistics industry. We took a look on their unique type of business.

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“...we will be the leading full-electric truck manufacturer”

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A talk with Essa al-Saleh, CEO of Volta Trucks, about the world’s first purpose-built full-electric vehicle designed specifically for inner-city parcel and freight distribution.

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Increasing autonomy at freight terminals

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How technology and “automatisms” make our terminals fit for the future. Let's take a look at automated loading systems, damage scanners and “robot ports”.

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“The real challenges lie in the logistics around the flight...”

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A talk with Stavros Evangelakakis, Head of Global Healthcare at Cargolux, about challenges during the pandemic and processes required to maintain the cold chain of pharmaceutical products.

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When ports celebrate birthdays!

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Let's take a look how a forged document is behind the world's largest port party in Hamburg every year.

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Here comes the swarm!

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Collective work is the key to efficiency and swarm logistics is considered an intelligent approach where robot vehicles move autonomously and are not restricted to specific paths.

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Cobots: Cooperation between humans and machines

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You may have already heard of “cobots” – collaborative robots – in warehouses or industrial production. But do you also know about the cobots working as gardeners, baristas or co-pilots?

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North Macedonia – a Balkan country growing closer to Europe

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Join us for an examination of the country's curious name dispute with its neighbor, its dynamic growth, an “incisive valley” and the local transportation system.

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Autonomous trains picking up steam

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First cautious steps are being taken toward the goal of gradually introducing autonomously driving trains. Take a look with us at a pilot project with 240 wagons in the Australian outback.

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Hard-boiled or made of chocolate – the shape matters!

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Every year at Easter, eggs take center stage. Dyed, painted, eaten, given away, tossed around and used for all manner of games. Find out more about eggs and their chocolate counterparts.

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The Channel Tunnel - Still connected despite Brexit!

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Project of the century, record holder and technical marvel – the Channel Tunnel connects continental Europe and Great Britain underneath the English Channel and has proven its efficiency.

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