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Watch: Advancing Digital Analytics in Shipping

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping

PTI welcomes the keynote and session speaker, esteemed business thought leader Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO at INTTRA, to the growing list of professionals sharing their knowledge at the upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place April 19-20, 2017, in London.

Container Port and Shipping Market Trials

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

PTI is greatly anticipating the return of Neil Davidson, Senior Analyst of Ports and Terminals with Drewry Maritime Research and a regular contributor to the journal, as a speaker for PTI’s upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place April, 19-20, 2017, London

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

  Edition 69 - 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


How Can African Ports Become Competitive?

 20 Feb 2017     Global Issues

​How African ports can become more competitive was a key issue discussed at the 38th PMAWCA in Dakar, Senegal recently, as c-level executives from across Africa’s major ports met to brainstorm new solutions

Navis Doubles N4 TOS Record

 20 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Navis has reported a new record for implementations of its N4 terminal system with 43 terminals in 2016, more than double the number of go-lives completed the previous year.

Amazon Slashes Free Shipping Minimum

 20 Feb 2017     Global Issues

Amazon has lowered its free shipping minimum to US$35 in a bid to counter major competitor Walmart

Mega-Alliances Causing Concerns

 20 Feb 2017     Carriers, Shipping

Drewry has reported that the upcoming mega-alliances, THE Alliance and Ocean Alliance, are causing ports and shippers concern due to a lack of information, with a leak divulging DP World’s involvement with THE Alliance.

Malaysia Plans Huge Island Mega Port

 20 Feb 2017     Global Issues

Malaysia has confirmed that it is to construct a giant port costing around US$45 billion in Pulau Carey on Carey Island