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Is Your Container Terminal Achieving Its Full TEU?

 06 Sep 2017

Dr Eva Savelsberg, Senior Vice President of INFORM’s Logistics Division, has discussed the importance of looking beyond quayside processes to find optimization improvements as opposed to focusing on the rail yard

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


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



Mumbai Port Tenders Container Transporter

 20 Oct 2017

India’s busiest container port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) is holding a tender over removal of import containers from four terminals

  Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Supply Chain


TIL Becomes Owner of Noatum Terminal

 20 Oct 2017

Spanish terminal operator Noatum Ports has sold all its shares, or around 45% of the total, in the operator of a container terminal at Port of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in Spain

  Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Jebel Ali T3 to Develop Into Top Semi-Automated Terminal

 20 Oct 2017

DP World has confirmed plans that will add 1.5 million TEU to the capacity of its Container Terminal 3 (T3) at its flagship Jebel Ali Port in Dubai

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Glimpse Automated Terminal QQCTN On A Nightshift

 20 Oct 2017

Qingdao New Qianwan Container Terminal (QQCTN) in China has released photos of the new automated terminal operating at night

  Automation and Optimisation, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Portugal’s Largest Terminal to Receive Super-Sized Crane

 20 Oct 2017

Paceco España contract will produce a 'Portainer Malaccamax' ship to shore (STS) crane that can manage 22,000 TEU vessels

  Container Handling, Shipping, Terminal Focus