Industry Sectors

Insight: Maritime Insurance Today

 18 Mar 2019

As the global logistics industry navigates the challenge of greater demand, the oft-under-reported maritime insurance sector finds itself in flux

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


42km of Connected Complexity: Operating in the Digital Future

  Ports of the Future

This paper describes how Rotterdam is aiming to be the smartest port in the world, explaining some of its vision and activities in relation to digital technology. But what exactly is a smart port?

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port Focus, Supply Chain


Securing Future Ports with Multi-Level Cyber Security

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

With about 90% of world trade carried by the international shipping industry. Ports are vital to the flow of commodities and capital worldwide. Terrorism that interrupts the flow of goods may have a severe...

  Security, Surveillance and Detection


Are TOS Systems Efficient Enough for SMTs?

  The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue

SMT's show strong willingness to change and improve, but they need to do so with little investment, and limited impact. Not only do they need pre-configured software, but they also need a provider who comes...

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training


Whitepaper: Automation Fails, but can Win Big

  Edition Online

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...

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling



How to Navigate the Dry Bulk Market

  The Mega-Ship Issue

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...

  Global Issues


Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online

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

  Container Handling, Global Issues


DNV GL Unveils AI Innovation Hub

 19 Mar 2019

DNV GL has announced the opening of an AI research centre in Shanghai, which is expected to support the development of enhanced inspection services

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


VAHLE Supports Remote Operations at India Terminal

 18 Mar 2019

VAHLE, a provider of technological solutions for ports and terminals, has been awarded a contract for a port-project in Kattupalli, India

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Global Satellite Network Wins Billion Dollar Investment

 18 Mar 2019

OneWeb, a provider of satellite-based solutions, has raised US$1.25 billion in new capital to accelerate the development of a global communications network

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain