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PTI Conference Day Two: Hyperloop One Could Move Ports Offshore

 21 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready

Ports appear to be entering an era where the largest must experiment with disruptive technologies to stay competitive

PTI Conference Day One: INTTRA on Disruption from Digitization

 20 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Shipping

Many major players in the ocean freight supply chain risk being left behind as more operations become automated

Whitepaper: Automation Fails, but can Win Big

  Edition Online     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling

Daniel Reiss, President of Automated Terminal Systems, and Dr Joseph H. Discenza have composed a joint whitepaper exploring how automation “does not deliver on its promises” yet, if it follows the correct...

How to Navigate the Dry Bulk Market

  The Mega-Ship Issue     Global Issues

The barometer on the state of health of the dry bulk market is usually reflected in the performance of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI), which is based on a composite of the Capesize, Panamax, Handy-size and...

Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online     Container Handling, Global Issues

Load measurement specialist Strainstall articulate in detail all the major issues ports and terminals have to be aware of with the impending container weighing regulations in 2016

Dublin’s Most Advanced Terminal to Upgrade Automation

 24 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Dublin Ferryport terminals (DFT) has made an order for Kalmar's AutoRTG System as part of a program to invest in the latest technologies and support expected growth of around 20% over the next five years

K Line Sends Emergency Vehicles to El Salvador

 24 Apr 2017     Carriers, Health and Safety, Shipping

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) is providing free ocean transportation of a fire engine and two ambulances donated by Japan Firefighters Association to the Republic of El Salvador

Liebherr and Damen Celebrate Market Success

 24 Apr 2017     Shipping

Liebherr's ship crane department has celebrated its cooperation with Damen Shipyards Group after recieving its 110th order with the maritime conglomerate

Norway First to Join HNS Shipping Treaty

 24 Apr 2017     Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping

Norway has become the first country to become a contracting state to a key compensation treaty covering the transport of hazardous and noxious substances (HNS) by ship

Eco-Friendly Carrier Lines Awarded by Port of Vancouver

 24 Apr 2017     Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus

Fourteen marine carriers are being recognized by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority with Blue Circle Awards for their voluntary efforts to reduce air emissions in the Port of Vancouver