23 Sep 2015
In a new whitepaper, Richard Butcher of Wipro Technologies outlines the vital role a System Integrator can play in ensuring operations in ports run smoothly during the transition to automated practices

APMT Wins ‘Port Operator Award’. Source: APMT   2 days ago
APM Terminals (APMT) has been named the winner of the 2015 Lloyd’s List Global Awards ‘Port Operator Award’ in recognition of establishing new industry standards

Smiles All Round for DP World Employees. Source: iStock   2 days ago
DPWorld’s bi-annual ‘Employee Engagement Survey’, completed in 2015, revealed staff views on the company’s greatest strengths and provided feedback on areas to improve

Moore Stephens: Ship Operations Remain Costly. Source: iStock   2 days ago
International accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average of 0.8% in 2014

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UK P&I Club and TT Club have welcomed the amendment to the SOLAS from the IMO on the requirement that containers have a verified gross mass before being loaded onto a ship

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The Export-Import Bank of China will provide US$2.8 billion in credit facilities for Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding (SWS)

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Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP represented initial purchaser BofA Merrill Lynch in the $450 million bond offering by The Panama Canal Authority (ACP)

Infographic: African TEU Volumes. Source: iStock   2 days ago
Freight forwarder and shipping agent Tuscor Lloyds has released an infographic showing each African country’s total TEU volumes in 2013

APMT Lázaro Installs ‘Most Advanced’ STS Cranes. Source: APMT   2 days ago
The first three of the world’s largest and most technologically advanced ship-to-shore (STS) container cranes are now in the final stages of construction at Mexico’s second-largest port

London Gateway in Eddie Stobart Collaboration. Source: DP World London Gateway   2 days ago
UK trucking firm Eddie Stobart has announced a new container transport base at DP World London Gateway Port and Park in order to provide competitive container transport

Hamburg’s Shipbuilding Process. Source: Hamburg Port Authority / YouTube   3 days ago
A breaking video released by the Port of Hamburg shows its process for building an ‘icebreaker’ ship

Eurogate in South American Venture.   3 days ago
Eurogate has acquired 16.67% of Contrail Logistica S.A.. Santos is Brazil’s largest port and, with over 3.6 million TEU handled in 2014, it is South America’s largest container port

Panama Canal in Need of Immediate Repair. Source: iStock   3 days ago
The extent of repair work needed to fix the Panama Canal could be more than previously thought, with the ACP declared that no further construction work would be permitted by GUPC

Israel Announces $2bn Haifa Expansion.   3 days ago
Israel is looking to spend around US$2 billion in the construction of two new container terminals at both the ports of Haifa and Ashdod

G6 Slash Key Shipping Services. Source: iStock   3 days ago
The G6 alliance has announced the introduction of its winter program and temporary suspensions of two services due to traditional seasonal changes in market demand

Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd Join Forces. Source: Maersk Line and Hapag-Lloyd   3 days ago
Hapag-Lloyd and Maersk Line have agreed to cooperate in increasing the safety of dangerous goods

Yilport in Big Iberian Acquisition. Source: Yilport   4 days ago
In what is now the biggest investment by a Turkish company in Iberia, Yilport Holding AS has acquired port operator Tertir-Terminais de Portugal for US$308 million

Eurogate: EU Comes First for Berth Productivity. Source: Eurogate   4 days ago
At the ‘Container Trade Europe Conference’ of the Journal of Commerce group in Hamburg, two Eurogate group container terminals were selected for the highest berth productivity in Europe

APMT Eye Mexican Expansion.   4 days ago
APM Terminals (APMT) is allegedly in talks to participate in a tender which will see it investing in the expansion of the Mexican Port of Veracruz

EU Bank Invests in Global Ports. Source: Global Ports   4 days ago
In a bid to boost the company’s operations, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is investing in a minority stake in Global Ports Holding (GPH)