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SOLAS Information Every Shipper Should Know  6 days ago
Simon Everett, Managing Director at Strainstall, has discussed the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Verified Gross Mass (VGM) rules with Port Technology...

Kuenz: Next Level Crane Automation  02 Aug 2017
Kuenz’s CEO David Moosbrugger has explained to Port Technology why crane product development and automation are such important factors in the...

Sailors Missing After Another US Navy Ship Crash  35 minutes ago
Another collision has taken place in Asia’s seas between a US warship and commercial vessel, the second incident in two months

Worldwide Port Container Throughput Increases  3 days ago
Container throughput at 250 ports around the world grew by an estimated 6.7% in the first half of 2017

Port of Cardiff Launches $5 Million Bulk Project  3 days ago
ABP South Wales has announced an investment of over US$5 million into warehouse improvements and handling equipment at the port of Cardiff in...

Friday Focus: Vancouver Vessels ‘Go Slow’ For Orcas  3 days ago
Most vessels visiting the Port of Vancouver have honoured a request to sail more slowly to protect killer whales in Haro Strait

LA Port to Open GE Data Portal to Carriers  3 days ago
Los Angeles Port has plans to open to the general industry a data sharing pilot in which Maersk Line is a participant

Tripoli Port to Profit From Syrian Rebuild  3 days ago
Tripoli Port on the Lebanon-Syria Border stands to add volumes to make up for Syrian ports amid a post-war construction boom

US Navy Removes USS Fitzgerald Officers  3 days ago
The US Navy has removed the two senior officers and the senior enlisted sailor on the USS Fitzgerald warship that almost sank off the coast of...

DP World London Gateway Attracts Logistics Growth  4 days ago
DP World London Gateway has reported that its receiving strong interest from hauliers for the remaining 5.5 acres of facilities available for...

Global Demand Boosts Singapore Exports  4 days ago
Singapore's non-oil domestic exports in July rose from a year earlier for a third straight month, supported by strength in electronics exports...

Chinese Group Seals Deal on Sri Lanka Port  4 days ago
State-run China Merchants Port Holdings (CMPH) has officially entered into a contentious deal, a 99-year concession agreement to operate and develop...

DNVGL Floats Autonomous Reefer Containers  4 days ago
Maritime class body DNVGL trainees have developed a concept for automated “robot reefer containers” to independently ship seafood products...

RFID Prevents Cargo Theft in Nepal  4 days ago
US-and-Japan-backed Asian Development Bank is funding a pilot for Nepal-bound cargo to employ radio frequency identification (RFID) tags on containers...

Research Paper: Automation and Electric Drives

Dr-Ing Armin Wieschemann, Senior Director of Global System Development, Konecranes, Düsseldorf, Germany

Natural Disaster Risk: Geospatial Assessments for Resilient Infrastructure

Dr Waheed Uddin, William Tucker Stafford M.S., and Dr Quang Nguyen, Center for Advanced Infrastructure Technology (CAIT), The University of Mississippi, USA

The VGM Ruling: A Review of the Implementation

Peregrine Storrs Fox, Risk Management Director, TT Club, London, UK