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TT Club: Automation Insurance and SOLAS VGM Doubts  7 days ago
Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club’s Risk Management Director, has explained port and terminal insurance and also shared doubts about SOLAS VGM compliance...

Top Three Reasons for Terminal Automation  13 Sep 2017
Konecranes’ Executive Vice President, Mika Mahlberg, has told Port Technology that automation will eventually come to every terminal due to...

Bad Shipping Container Packing Results in Ruined Goods  14 hours ago
The riskiest part of a shipping container’s journey is before it begins, according to TT Club’s Peregrine Storrs-Fox, Risk Management Director,...

MSC Renews Container Handling Fleet for South Africa  15 hours ago
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has renewed its contract with Kalmar, part of Cargotec, by ordering new container-handling equipment as part...

ABP Hunts For New CEO  18 hours ago
Associated British Ports (ABP) CEO James Cooper has decided to step down from his post as the trade body launches a hunt for his successor

Labour Beats Port Automation  18 hours ago
California Governor Jerry Brown has dealt a blow to the automation industry while attempting to improve both environmental and labour conditions...

Kingston Freeport Searches for Third Major Player  18 hours ago
The CEO of Kingston Freeport Terminal (KCT) in Jamaica is trying to entice a third major container shipping company to reduce its reliance on...

North Korean Freight May Still Reach Ports  19 hours ago
A North Korea-linked ship appeared to arrive at a major Chinese bulk terminal in Beilun Harbor

IUMI: Crews on Modern Megaships Still at Risk from Fire  19 hours ago
The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) has expressed concern over the firefighting provisions on board modern containerships, citing...

Infographic: Beginner’s Guide to Blockchain  2 days ago
Blockchain has presented itself as the new way to keep records of monetary transactions in the shipping industry

Kalmar: Tackling Global Supply Chain’s $20 Billion Loss  2 days ago
Kalmar's President has discussed what the company has in its pipeline to improve overall efficiency at ports

Maersk Line Adds Ningbo Port Rail Service  2 days ago
Maersk line’s Yiwu Port Weekly Train service in China has opened with a ceremony

DP World Buys Drydocks World For $225 Million  2 days ago
DP World has agreed to acquire two fellow state-owned maritime assets including shipyard and an industrial zone in Dubai from a parent company...

Philippines Proposes Luzon Port Railway  2 days ago
Intermodal logistics between the main Luzon ports might be boosted with a proposal to link Manila to Batangas Port in the Philippines

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