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Friday Focus: Compliance Doubts Around SOLAS VGM  14 hours ago
A year after the new SOLAS VGM rules were established on July 1, 2016, Strainstall has found that many countries are still not implementing the...

PTI Exclusive Offer: Gottwald Mobile Harbour Cranes  2 days ago
Dutch port solutions provider Pinarci Port Equipment has announced the sale of two pre-owned Gottwald Mobile Harbour Cranes.

Four Men Found in Container on OOCL Ship  12 hours ago
Canadian authorities are treating the discovery on Thursday of four men hiding in a shipping container at the Port of Montreal as a case of illegal...

NIMASA: African Ports Should Compete Globally  12 hours ago
Nigeria’s Director General for its Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is improving an online portal as one of the measures needed...

Shell Lubricates World’s Biggest Containership  12 hours ago
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has appointed Shell Marine to provide its integrated marine solutions, which include lubricants and services...

BPO Weighs in On Port Greening Charges  12 hours ago
Estonia-based trade body, the Baltic Ports Organization (BPO) has voiced concerns over a report supporting differentiated port infrastructure...

BSM Managing Megaship ‘MOL Tribute’  13 hours ago
Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has placed Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) in charge of managing the 20,146 TEU containership, MOL Tribute.

Expansion Begins at Kuala Tanjung Port Greenfield Terminal  14 hours ago
A greenfield container terminal in Kuala Tanjung Port, North Sumatera, has chosen Konecranes equipment as part of an expansion project

Infographic: Saving Killer Whales from Noisy Ships  1 day ago
Fifty-three marine shipping industry organizations have committed to participate in a first-of-its-kind voluntary study focusing on the relationship...

Alphaliner’s Shipping Consolidation Crosshairs Fall on PIL  1 day ago
Alphaliner has pegged Singapore’s Pacific International Lines (PIL) as the next container shipping company as the “only unencumbered candidate”...

Konecranes’ 3000th Noell Straddle Carrier Sent to Antwerp  2 days ago
Konecranes, having manufactured straddle carriers at its Competence Center in Würzburg, Germany, since 1968, has delivered its 3,000th straddle...

New Orleans Port CEO Joins US Rail Advisory  2 days ago
State-agency-administered New Orleans Port has announced that its CEO Brandy Christian has been appointed to a US government board advising on...

Malaysia’s Ports on Track for Strong ASEAN Future  2 days ago
RAM Rating Services expects Malaysian port developments to stay on track and container and cargo figures at key ports to remain healthy this year,...

HMM Cuts Capacity by 28%  2 days ago
HMM slashed its containership capacity in operation by 28% between April and the end of June amid a ‘fleet rationalization’

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