Friday Focus: PTI’s 10 Most Interesting Stories. Source: iStock   19 Jun 2015
To mark the six-month milestone for 2015, PTI has put together a list of its top 10 articles listed by the number of LinkedIn and Twitter shares

Track24’s New Encrypted Cargo Tracking Solution. Source: Track24   1 day ago
Track24 Defence has developed an AES256-encrypted consignment tracking solution that will help prevent millions of dollars of equipment from going missing during transit to ports

Feature: Port Training in the Era of Automation. Source: iStock   2 days ago
Automation seems to be catching on within the port industry, with companies such as Abu Dhabi Ports hiring more staff who are able to carry out a whole spectrum of port activities

Maersk: The Lifecycle of a Shipping Container. Source: iStock   3 days ago
A video released by Maersk Line shows the trail of a shipping container, exposing the issues and challenges relating to the documentation of traded goods

Los Angeles in $44m Port Expansion.   4 days ago
In a bid to oust congestion at its port, the Port of Los Angeles is to undergo a $44 million expansion at its port

Cosco in Nine 20,000 TEU Mega-Ship Order. Source: iStock   5 days ago
Chinese shipping group Cosco is in talks to finalise a mega-ship order for nine 20,000 TEU ships with the option to add another four vessels

ABP Opts for Kalmar Solution. Source: ABP Kalmar   26 Jun 2015
Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Immingham has increased its fleet of machinery with the addition of a brand new reachstacker worth over US$500,000

Friday Focus: The E-Plan to Optimise Rotterdam   26 Jun 2015
A video released by NextLogic shows the intellgent planning tool BREIN which the Port of Rotterdam Authority will implement in a bid to improve its inland container shipping

Terminal Alliances to Tackle Mega-Ship Maze   26 Jun 2015
Terminal alliances could be the key to the ‘triple whammy’ effects of larger alliances, larger ships and the cascading of mega-ships

Q&A with Drewry Shipping Consultants.   26 Jun 2015
In a recent webinar with Drewry Shipping Consultants, the maritime advisors answer questions based on spot rate volatility and the solutions available to overcome these issues

Seafarer Shortage Rocks Shipping Industry. Source: iStock   25 Jun 2015
Shipping will require an additional 42,500 officers by the end of 2019 to cope with the expected growth in the main cargo carrying fleet

Hyster’s Top 5 Forklift Countdown. Source: Hyster   24 Jun 2015
Matthew Allen of Hyster reveals the company’s five checks to help determine if a truck is reliable enough for its application

Physical Internet Conference to be Held in Paris   18 Jun 2015
The second International Physical Internet Conference will be held in Paris at the University Mines Paris Tech, from July 6-8, 2015

Peel Ports Passes Major Liverpool2 Milestone. Source: Peel Ports   18 Jun 2015
Construction of the US$500 million Liverpool2 container terminal at the Port of Liverpool has reached its next milestone

Drewry: Liner Reliability in Four-Month High   18 Jun 2015
Liner schedule reliability improved for the fourth consecutive month in May as the aggregate on-time performance for the three core East-West trades jumped by 4%

CMA CGM Connects Asia-Mediterranean   16 Jun 2015
CMA CGM has announced that, starting June 16, 2015, a call in the South Turkish Port of Iskenderun will be added to the Group’s Bosphorus Express Line (BEX)

Transas Marine’s Pilot Pro Upgrade   16 Jun 2015
Transas Marine has released a new version of its Transas Pilot PRO, an iPad-based chart plotter for professional pilots and mariners

Drewry: Smaller Carriers to Make Top 20. Source: iStock   15 Jun 2015
The latest Container Insight report released by Drewry Shipping Consultants states that they do not foresee any imminent large-scale carrier merger and acquisitions

Ship Sinks near Guangzhou Port.   15 Jun 2015
As a result of flooding which took place in a ship engine room, a Chinese containership has sunk off the Shajiao anchorage near Guangzhou Port, China

Source: Chris Roberts, UK MoD   15 Jun 2015
A new research project launched to deliver improved techniques to further equip security personnel to respond to physical threats and cyber-attacks