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

#CTAC2018 Day Two Highlights in Tweets

 16 Mar 2018

Day two of Port Technology's Container Terminal Automation Conference has resulted in many exciting discussions and ideas being shared with attendees

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

Friday Focus: CMA CGM Shows Off its Biggest Ship

 16 Mar 2018

CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupéry is the biggest containership flying the French flag

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

1-Stop Connections Solution for Australian Terminals

 16 Mar 2018

Patrick CargoLink (CargoLink) Container Terminals, Australia's leading container terminal operator, and 1-Stop Connections have announced a partnership moving forward to help improve the supply chain

  Automation and Optimisation, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

ITF Calls for Votes Against ICTSI Directors

 16 Mar 2018

A global union federation of over 700 transport unions has released a shareholder advisory note detailing governance issues at Philippine-based port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc

  Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Consortium of Shipping Giants Perform Blockchain Tests

 16 Mar 2018

A consortium comprising AB InBev, Accenture, APL, Kuehne + Nagel and a European customs organization has successfully tested a blockchain distributed ledger technology

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