Navistar unit wins Taiwan truck contract
- Armed Forces And Government Spending. // Taiwan Defence & Security Report;Q2 2012, Issue 2, p58
The article focuses on the defense budget and the changes in the armed forces of Taiwan. It notes the plan of the Ministry of National Defense (MND) to improve the technological capability of the armed forces as the number of military personnel will be reduced from 275,000 to 215,000. The author...
- Industry Forecast Scenario. // Taiwan Defence & Security Report;Q2 2012, Issue 2, p69
The article discusses assumptions for the defense industry, and defense budget in Taiwan. It notes the expectation for the defense budget to increase to 2.8 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in 2012. The increase in the expenditure is said to focus on arms purchases as the military...
- Rules of engagement. Lawton, Jonathan // Commercial Motor;7/13/2006, Vol. 204 Issue 5186, p36
The article explains the importance of contracts on the conditions of goods to operators of road haulage companies. There is a possibility that conditions on the back of an invoice are ineffective. It emphasizes the necessity for employees in the traffic office of an operator to understand the...
- Armed Forces And Government Spending. // Taiwan Defence & Security Report;Q3 2010, p58
The article provides information concerning the armed forces and its government expenditure in Taiwan for the third quarter of 2010. It states that the country's army focuses on counter-landing capabilities and employs an estimated 45,000 troops in both the navy and the air force. It offers...
- As LTL rates go up, it's time to revisit your contracts. Nieuwenhuizen, Raymond // Multichannel Merchant (Penton Media, Inc.);Jul2007, Vol. 3 Issue 7, p55
The article offers tips for less-than-truckload (LTL) shippers on how to reduce their operating expenses. It notes that switching over at 500 pounds (lbs.) weight break is more cost-effective compared to switching over at 150 lbs. when the rates, the weight of the pallet and the minimum charges...
- Embarrassment of swing-wings. Proctor, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/11/1996, Vol. 145 Issue 20, p11
Reports Taiwan is wondering what to do with 10 Sikorsky S-70 helicopters it has budget approval for. The country discovering the S-70s are too big for antisubmarine operations; Taiwan expected to take some of the S-70s and is studying acquisition of the Kaman SH-2 helicopter.
- DTNA to source Accuride drums. // American Trucker;Jul2015, p12
The article reports on a multiyear agreement between the commercial vehicle component manufacturer Accuride Corp. and Daimler Trucks according to which Accuride Corp is required to provide its supply of brake drums to the Daimler Trucks.
- Mendip Rail renews with DB Cargo. // Rail Business Intelligence;6/9/2016, Issue 511, p3
The article reports on the renewal of the five-year contract of freight company DB Cargo UK with independent freight operating railway firm Mendip Rail Ltd.
- Lockheed Martin Eyes Missile Defense Sales To Middle East, Pacific Rim. // Defense Daily International;8/7/2009, Vol. 11 Issue 19, p4
The article reports on the prospective business transaction of Lockheed Martin (LM), a top U.S. defense company, with the United Arab Emirates and Taiwanese government. Mike Trotsky of LM states that contract with the Taiwanese government is focusing on Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) air...