Jacksonville logistics companies and city transportation agencies boasted record metrics in 2018. The First Coast saw more air passengers, cruise passengers and cargo containers than any year in its history, while local logistics behemoths accrued record-busting earnings. But a year of operational overhauls, tariff pressures, disaster recovery, tax benefits and more offered tailwinds the industry … Continue reading 2018 was a great year for Jacksonville’s logistic industry
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority unveiled its latest autonomous vehicle, the second lease, on the designated test track from Intuition Ale Works to Daily's Place Amphitheater. The EasyMile Gen-2 is the latest model produced by Transdev, and it offers twice the battery power and engine power of Transdev's first model, which JTA leased previously. The new vehicle also … Continue reading A $63 million ‘innovation corridor’ could be coming downtown Jacksonville
Current Northeast Florida Transportation & Logistics Jobs 2018 Jacksonville Logistics Report Northeast Florida is America’s Logistics Center – one of the only centrally located East Coast regions offering all four pillars of logistics: rail, air, maritime and highway. This makes the seven county region ideal for international trade, and logistics and supply chain management investments … Continue reading Jacksonville Americas Logistics Center
Schneider Trucking held a Career day and luncheon at the Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) commercial driving school on Feb 22nd 2018. This event marked the first collaboration between Florida Schneider Trucking, CareerSource Northeast Florida and FSCJ. On hand for the career day was the company’s Regional HR manage Terrance Henry, along with a company … Continue reading Schneider Trucking Visits FSCJ Truck Driving School.
Mercedes-Benz USA recently became the first luxury automotive manufacturer to receive U.S. Department of Labor and Department of Veterans Affairs approval for a technician apprenticeship program. The 16-week DRIVE program trains technicians for careers at Mercedes-Benz dealerships. The automaker offers the program in Jacksonville, as well as California, Texas and Massachusetts. Christian Treiber, vice president … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz brings industry-first program to Jacksonville