23 hours ago
TBA is presents an ‘App of the week’ initiative together with PTI. This week; the Equipment Range App

Source: Open Buildings   22 hours ago
Land reclamation and reinforcement work at the Port of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, that will see a new terminal constructed is expected to commence imminently

Source: ITV   22 hours ago
Carmakers which are based in Mexico are concerned that the factory hum will slow in coming years as exports get bogged down by congestion

PMA Vote on New ILWU Contract. Source: Journal of Commerce   5 days ago
Members of the Pacific Maritime Association have voted to ratify a new five-year contract with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union

ADM Announces Argentinean Agenda. Source: Cleveland   5 days ago
Archer Daniels Midland Company has announced that it is investing in substantial improvements and expansions to its port facilities in Puerto San Martin

Contractors Begin $1.6bn Lekki Port Works. Source: The Herald NG   5 days ago
Contractors have begun US$1.6 billion worth of construction work on Lekki Port, situated within the Lagos Free Trade Zone in sub-saharan Africa

Maersk Vows to Slash CO2. Source: Maersk / Facebook   5 days ago
Signe Bruun Jensen, Global Head of Sustainability at Maersk Line has pledged to cut the world’s largest shipping line’s CO2 emissions by 60% per container by 2020

Graph: Mega-Ship Orders Rise to Record Levels.   5 days ago
A graph released by shipping research firm Clarkson Research Services shows the record growth so far for mega-ship orders in 2015

Konecranes Automates Indonesian Giant.   5 days ago
Lamong Bay Terminal in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia was inaugurated recently by the President of Indonesia and a group of officials

AAPA Chairman’s National Maritime Day Oath   6 days ago
Kristin Decas, Chairwoman of the AAPA has been chosen to speak at the US Department of Transportation’s National Maritime Day ceremony

World Maritime University Gets Massive Donation.   6 days ago
Korea’s Shipowners’ Association (KSA) made a donation of US$50,000 to the World Maritime University (WMU) recently in a bid to develop maritime education

Carrier Reliability Reaches New High.   6 days ago
Container service reliability reached a data-series high in April, 2015 with the aggregate on-time performance for the three key East-West trades rising to 67.6%

Interview with Jean-Philippe Deby of Genetec.   6 days ago
PTI has recently spoken to Jean-Philippe Deby, Business Development Director – EMEA, in an exclusive interview in which he articulates the security threats to ports

Suez Expansion ‘Not a Concern’ for Panama. Source: Periodista Digital   6 days ago
Jorge Quijano, CEO of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has said that the Suez Canal expansion is not a concern for Panama

Port Otago’s Mega-Ship Pledge. Source: Info News   6 days ago
New Zealand’s Port Ortago is to undergo a two-year construction project that will see the deepening of channel’s and berths so that it can handle mega-ships

DP World Declines Terminal Audit. Source: Arabian Business   6 days ago
DP World has declined a request made by the shipping industry to carry out an audit at its Vallarpadam terminal by the Comptroller and Auditor General

Antwerp’s New Break-Bulk Venture. Source: Port of Antwerp   7 days ago
Antwerp’s port community system (APCS) is to introduce a new breakbulk application that will make today’s copying and re-copying of data a thing of the past

Infographic: Main Carrier Operating Profit Margin. Source: Maersk   7 days ago
An infographic released by Alphaliner shows the massive increase in the main container liners’ operating margins in Q1, 2015 in comparison to the same period in 2014

TBA’s App of the Week #5: The Reefer App. Source: TBA   7 days ago
With TOC Europe just around the corner, simulation, emulation and software specialist TBA is presenting an ‘App of the week’ initiative together with PTI

Passport Systems in Cargo Inspection Drive. Source: Passport Systems   7 days ago
Passport Systems has started construction on a non-intrusive cargo inspection facility at the Massachusetts Port Authority's Port of Boston in South Boston in the US