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IANA NEWS
Silver Kingpin Award Ballots Due June 29
The voting period for the 2018 Silver Kingpin Award recipient
ends June 29. IANA voting members were sent ballots electronically on May 30. Members who need assistance with the process
should contact Mindi McGrath at 301-982-3400, ext. 335, or
mindi.mcgrath@intermodal.org
The Silver Kingpin Award will be presented Monday, September 17 during Intermodal EXPO 2018 in Long Beach, California.

Georgia Southern University
Wins IANA Case Competition at UNF
The 10th Annual IANA Case Competition, April 5-8, brought
together students in leading supply chain, logistics and transportation programs to apply their classroom knowledge to real-world intermodal problems. This year's intermodal challenge tasked teams
with setting line haul rates, playing the role of internal consultants
of a fictional regional railroad.
The first place winners hailed from Georgia Southern University. Other participating IANA Scholarship Award Program schools in
the competition included the University of Maryland, University of
North Florida and University of North Texas, which placed second.
The University of Maryland earned an honorable mention.

With Faculty Advisor Jerry Burke, the Case Competition winners
were (from left) Georgia Southern University's Ngoc Le, Tara Orr,
Jonathan Templeton and James Morris.
The University of North Florida once again was the event host.
The competition was made possible through IANA's Scholarship
Award Program. Since 2006 the fund has provided more than $2
million to support students in university programs focused on
intermodal freight transportation.

IANA Scholarship Spotlight
Located in Jacksonville, "America's Logistics Center,"
University of North Florida's Transportation and Logistics
Flagship Program was the second undergraduate institution to
receive an IANA Scholarship Award.
Transportation and Logistics at UNF was established as
an undergraduate degree program in 1972 when the university
opened its doors. Currently there are 278 undergraduate students
majoring in Transportation and Logistics.

concepts learned in the classroom with real-world operations
experience.
In the words of one student to IANA, "Knowing that I have the
support of industry professionals like yourself reaffirms my own
desire to become a fellow transportation professional and give
back to others wanting to follow our paths."

Chassis Mechanics Inspection and Repair
Guide Available This Summer

In 2006, the Transportation and Logistics Program, as well
as the International Business Program, were designated UNF
Flagship Programs, recognizing their excellence in teaching
and research. UNF now boasts the only Logistics Information
Technology Solutions Lab in the Southeast, with software
donations to the program valued at $1.3 million.
As an IANA Scholarship Award recipient, UNF has been
able to broaden the resources and opportunities available to
students, including the intermodal case competition, case
study development and monetary scholarships, reinforcing the
4 Intermodal Insights | May/June 2018

IANA's Maintenance & Repair Committee approved
53 Intermodal Recommended Practices presented by the
Intermodal Chassis Mechanics Training Task Force at the
Operations & Maintenance
Business Meeting in May, and a
related manual for mechanics will
INTERMODAL
be available in July. The task force
CHASSIS
deliverable will be available in print
and electronic versions and will
include a glossary of terms, tool
INSPECTION
list, images, reference documents
& REPAIR
and job aids. The manual will be
available on IANA's online store at
www.intermodal.org.
A MECHANIC'S GUIDE


http://www.intermodal.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Insights - May/June 2018

IANA News
Operations & Maintenance Business Meeting 2018 Recap: Creating the Future of Intermodal
Intermodal Is on a Positive Path in 2018
Chassis Market’s Evolution Blends Promise, Challenges
Identifying the Missing Link in Chassis Maintenance
ELD Mandate Lessons: Opportunity, Compliance, Tech Issues
ELD Mandate Effect: Opportunity Beckons for Intermodal
Ocean Carrier Realignments Trigger Significant Change for Intermodal
Freight Report
Build Awareness of Intermodal to Attract Job Candidates
3PLs Adopt Technology to Enhance Customer Relationships
As Technology Changes Business Relationships, Personalization Still Matters
Voice of the Shipper
Government News
New Members
People News
Intermodal Calendar
Insights - May/June 2018 - Cover1
Insights - May/June 2018 - 2
Insights - May/June 2018 - 3
Insights - May/June 2018 - IANA News
Insights - May/June 2018 - Operations & Maintenance Business Meeting 2018 Recap: Creating the Future of Intermodal
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Insights - May/June 2018 - 7
Insights - May/June 2018 - 8
Insights - May/June 2018 - Intermodal Is on a Positive Path in 2018
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Insights - May/June 2018 - Chassis Market’s Evolution Blends Promise, Challenges
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Insights - May/June 2018 - 14
Insights - May/June 2018 - Identifying the Missing Link in Chassis Maintenance
Insights - May/June 2018 - ELD Mandate Lessons: Opportunity, Compliance, Tech Issues
Insights - May/June 2018 - 17
Insights - May/June 2018 - ELD Mandate Effect: Opportunity Beckons for Intermodal
Insights - May/June 2018 - Ocean Carrier Realignments Trigger Significant Change for Intermodal
Insights - May/June 2018 - 20
Insights - May/June 2018 - 21
Insights - May/June 2018 - 22
Insights - May/June 2018 - Freight Report
Insights - May/June 2018 - Build Awareness of Intermodal to Attract Job Candidates
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Insights - May/June 2018 - 3PLs Adopt Technology to Enhance Customer Relationships
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Insights - May/June 2018 - As Technology Changes Business Relationships, Personalization Still Matters
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Insights - May/June 2018 - Government News
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Insights - May/June 2018 - New Members
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