Industry Sectors

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



India Watchdog Investigates Maersk and DP World

 20 Nov 2018

Reuters reports body is looking into PSA complaint

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


Liberian Registry to Reinforce Anti-Corruption Network

 20 Nov 2018

Liberia has become the first ship registry to be admitted to the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network as an associate member

  Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


MSC, Hapag-Lloyd and ONE Agree Vessel Cooperation

 20 Nov 2018

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, the world’s second largest container line, will optimize its Asia-South America east coast network through a new vessel-sharing agreement

  Carriers, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain


Trade War Threatens Shipping Growth

 20 Nov 2018

Geo-political disputes to sink global trade volumes

  Carriers, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Five-Point Plan Launched to Grow UK Ports

 20 Nov 2018

The UK Major Ports Group has launched a five-point plan to grow the success of the country’s port sector

  Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus