NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Mon, 18 Dec 2017 10:43:32 EST Mon, 18 Dec 2017 10:43:32 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171215/NJBIZ01/171219895&source=RSS Freight transport company opens new warehouse in Piscataway Pilot Freight Services, a Pennsylvania-based transportation and logistics services company, has opened a 65,000-square-foot warehouse in Piscataway Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171215/NJBIZ01/171219895&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171214/NJBIZ01/171219915&source=RSS NJ, NY reach agreement for Gateway tunnel funding Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced commitments to fund 100 percent of their respective share of the new Gateway tunnel. The agreement follows a 2015 framework agreement in which the federal government agreed to fund 50 percent of the project. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171214/NJBIZ01/171219915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171214/NJBIZ01/171219923&source=RSS More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA A record 2. 7 million New Jersey residents will hit the road &#8212 or the sky &#8212 to travel 50 miles for the year-end holidays, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171214/NJBIZ01/171219923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219973&source=RSS Monroe becomes first NJ town to offer EV charging station Monroe Township has become the first municipality in the state to open a public charging station for electric cars. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219963&source=RSS RPA plan sets sights on tunnel rebuilds, new bus terminal In the next 25 years, the number of daily commuters from New Jersey to Manhattan could rise by 34 percent, much more than the current system can handle, according to new data from the Regional Planning Association RPA. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219992&source=RSS Port Authority approves 750m in projects tied to Newark Liberty Airport expansion Board members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have approved a nearly 500 million in additional spending on the 2. 3 billion Terminal A Redevelopment Program at Newark Liberty International Airport. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129986&source=RSS Our point of view Let's get started on transportation infrastructure One of the main topics that came up repeatedly during the jousting of the gubernatorial election was the sorry state of New Jersey&#8217s transportation infrastructure. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129986&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129987&source=RSS Park and ride Boxcar creates options for frustrated commuters Jennifer Rowland said her commute from Chatham to Manhattan was already a nightmare before this summer&#8217s track repair at New York Penn Station. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171117/NJBIZ01/171119866&source=RSS Maersk names new North American president Maersk Line North America, based in Florham Park, has appointed Omar Shamsie, a 28-year veteran of the company, as its new president. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171117/NJBIZ01/171119866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171030/SFW/171029840&source=RSS Op-Ed More roads won't fix our traffic problem Vince Calio of NJBIZ wrote an opinion piece recently highlighting New Jersey&#8217s &#8220perpetual traffic jams&#8221 as a serious deterrent to Amazon in its search for a location for its second headquarters. He is correct New Jersey&#8217s best-in-class traffic congestion is a serious deterrent to many employers interested in attracting and. . . Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171030/SFW/171029840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171026/NJBIZ01/171029882&source=RSS Study NJ's port industry accounts for 344,470 jobs last year The port industry continues to be one of the state's largest economic engines, as it was responsible for 25. 7 billion in personal income and 64. 8 billion in business income last year. Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171026/NJBIZ01/171029882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171024/SFW/171029942&source=RSS In any direction you drive, New Jersey's roads are too congested If the state is serious in trying to attract Amazon. com&#8217s vaunted HQ2 facility or any other business, for that matter, it desperately needs to relieve its perpetual traffic jams. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171024/SFW/171029942&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171009/NJBIZ01/171009861&source=RSS Parsipany-based Avis becomes exclusive car rental service for International Airlines Group Avis Budget Group has signed a multiyear agreement with International Airlines Group to be the exclusive car rental service to all of IAG&#8217s airlines. Mon, 09 Oct 2017 11:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171009/NJBIZ01/171009861&source=RSS