Industry Sectors - Automation and Optimisation


Watch: Advancing Digital Analytics in Shipping

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping

PTI welcomes the keynote and session speaker, esteemed business thought leader Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO at INTTRA, to the growing list of professionals sharing their knowledge at the upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place April 19-20, 2017, in London.

Container Port and Shipping Market Trials

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

PTI is greatly anticipating the return of Neil Davidson, Senior Analyst of Ports and Terminals with Drewry Maritime Research and a regular contributor to the journal, as a speaker for PTI’s upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place April, 19-20, 2017, London

Whitepaper: Automation Fails, but can Win Big

  Edition Online     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling

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...

Navis Doubles N4 TOS Record

 20 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Navis has reported a new record for implementations of its N4 terminal system with 43 terminals in 2016, more than double the number of go-lives completed the previous year.

Kalmar Secures Massive Terminal Contract

 17 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Terminal Focus

Kalmar’s biggest single order of horizontal transportation to date will see 30 of its Hybrid Shuttle Carriers delivered to APM Terminals for its MedPort Terminal in Tangier, Marocco, at the end of 2018.


‘Sheer Velocity of Disruption Increasing’

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping

Aurecon’s Global CEO, Giam Swiegers, has warned that as the speed of change accelerates, the sheer velocity of disruption facing engineering, property, construction and infrastructure organisations is only increasing

Strategic Alliance Fast-Forwarding Automation

 15 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling

1-Stop Connections and Bestshore Business Solutions, a consulting services and technology solutions provider, will form a strategic alliance to continue 1-Stop’s strong growth in European and Indian-sub continent ports through advisors and experts in the shipping industry.

Autonomous Tugs: A Feature of the Future?

 14 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

Trends are pointing towards harbour tugs becoming one of the first vessel classes to become autonomous, according to Mike Ford, VP, Commercial Operations, at marine and energy solutions and services company Wärtsilä Dynamic Positioning

Another Step Towards Connecting Ships?

 13 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing

Furuno will provide 43 ships with Sea Traffic Management (STM) compatible on-board systems in a major step towards securing the vision of the open standard connected ship

Friday Focus: Big Data Revolution

 10 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping

PTI has two important videos that will inspire you to take advantage of big data!