Tag - wildfires

Wildfires Disrupt Rail Operations in British Columbia

In late June, severe wildfires raged across the province of British Columbia, Canada, causing disruptions to freight rail movement. The fires delayed rail operations in several areas, resulting in a backlog of loading and unloading at the Port of Vancouver. By July 9, a 48-hour rail traffic ban was...

California Wildfires: What They Mean for Logistics and Supply Chains

Executive Summary Since December 4, multiple wildfires have broken out in Southern California, affecting human life and supply chains in the Greater Los Angeles areaOne of the fires has grown to more than 230,000 acres, the size of New York and Boston combined, and is now the 5th largest in the...