Industry Sectors

Trade War Creates Chaos for US Ports

 18 Jun 2019

The ongoing trade war between China and the US is causing severe disruption and “logistical havoc” for trans-Pacific ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach

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


Kalmar Unveils First Electric Reachstacker

 18 Jun 2019

Kalmar has continued its “electrification journey” by introducing the maritime sector’s first fully electric reachstacker for logistics provider Cabooter Group

  Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Navis Reveals Plans for Next-Gen TOS

 18 Jun 2019

Navis, a provider of operational technologies for the maritime sector, has revealed the next wave of innovation it plans to implement as part of a new and improved TOS

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


Major Rail Agreement to Boost Indian Logistics

 18 Jun 2019

An agreement has been formed by freight platform Cogoport and India’s largest rail haulage provider Concor to allow Indian companies to book transport in one place

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


MSC Vessel Breaks Records at Moín Container Terminal

 17 Jun 2019

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company has revealed that its Katya R. container ship has become the largest to ever call at Moín Terminal

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus



Industry Leaders to Develop Digital Twins for Ships

 17 Jun 2019

A cooperation agreement to develop digital ships – signed by Daewoo Shipbuilding, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, NAPA and AVL – has been announced

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


North Carolina Invests in Next-Gen Simulator

 17 Jun 2019

North Carolina Ports has announced the arrival of a Vortex port equipment simulator, which will help the operator to prepare for handling “cargoes of the future”

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Lidar Solutions to Drive Autonomous Terminal Vehicles

 17 Jun 2019

Velodyne Lidar, a provider of lidar solutions for autonomy and driver assistance, will demonstrate how it can advance port terminal automation at TOC Europe

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


Ericsson Expands 5G Services

 17 Jun 2019

Ericsson, a leading provider of digital communication services, has announced the launch of new software and hardware solutions to expand 5G options

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


Amsterdam and Cork Sign Cooperation Agreement

 14 Jun 2019

An agreement to collaborate has been formed by the Port of Amsterdam and the Port of Cork, which will both research areas in which they can support one another

  Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus