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Bad Shipping Container Packing Results in Ruined Goods  4 days 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,...

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...

Maersk Tankers Shuffled Amid Restructure  2 days ago
AP Moller-Maersk has signed an agreement to sell Maersk Tankers to its controlling shareholder for US$1,171 Million in an all-cash transaction....

Krishnapatnam Port Digs 16-Metre-Draft  2 days ago
Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal has deepened its draft to 16 meters to create one of India’s deep-draft container ports and added transhipment...

Multiple Reports Confirm Biggest Containership Order  2 days ago
Mediterranean Shipping (MSC) has, according to multiple reports, confirmed a deal for 11 22,000-TEU vessels — the largest vessel order in the...

Port Tampa Bay Gets $60 million For Large Ships  2 days ago
Port Tampa Bay has approved a public-private partnership where partners will divvy up paying for the US$60 million widening and deepening of the...

NYK Group Tests Shipping IoT  2 days ago
Carrier NYK Group and Norwegian digital platform provider Dualog have planned a proof-of-concept experiment involving an onboard Internet of Things...

Containership Timelapse: 30 Days of Beautiful Sights  2 days ago
A new timelapse video by JeffHK has shown that although container shipping is fraught with danger, it also exposes seafarers to beautiful sights...

K Line Ship Carrying VW Cars Stopped by Greenpeace  3 days ago
Greenpeace volunteers in kayaks and boats have boarded K Line’s 23,498-tonne Elbe Highway car carrier on its major import route bringing Volkswagen...

MAN Claims First LNG Modification of Diesel Containership  3 days ago
MAN Diesel & Turbo has claimed that its the first company in the world to retrofit a feeder containership’s main engine to a multi-fuel unit...

French Port Le Havre Blocked by Protest  3 days ago
Amid nationwide protest against the reform of French labor codes, port workers have blocked the road entrances to France’s largest container...

European Ports Make $893 Billion Fund Plea  3 days ago
The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) with a coalition of thirty European transport bodies has asked the EU for renewed Connecting Europe...

Big Maritime Players Establish Standards for Port Calls  3 days ago
International standards for nautical port information have taken a leap forward this week due to the efforts of the Rotterdam Port Call Optimisation...

Polish and Qatari Ports to Cooperate  3 days ago
Polish Port of Gdansk (PGA SA) has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Qatar, and announced its intention to cooperate with Ukraine on transport...

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