Industry Sectors - Automation and Optimisation


How Blockchain is Revolutionizing Shipping Processes

 11 Oct 2017

How blockchain's digital distributed ledger can work to change data processes and structures within shipping to make the industry more accessible

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


PTI’s Mega-Ports and Mega-Terminals Edition 75 Is Here

 05 Oct 2017

Sharing the wisdom of some of the giants of the industry, PTI has released its latest issue mega-ports and mega-terminals, in which ports reveal strategies to handle vessels that are larger than ever before.

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


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


APMT, DP World Grow at India’s Largest Container Port

 17 Oct 2017

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust has improved its performance after DP World and APM Terminal both contributed to a 6.26% growth in TEU

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



Ports Have Different Automation Needs

 17 Oct 2017

Automation is coming to take the ports and terminals industry up in a whirlwind of productivity progress, but how quickly, and for which terminals?

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Antigua Single Portal Unites Customs and Ports

 17 Oct 2017

A programme financed by Norway's government has helped Antigua and Barbuda to prepare to comply with the IMO's new rules on ship documentation

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


Made in Virginia: Crane Automation for Ports and Terminals

 13 Oct 2017

The Made in Virginia television series has covered the topic of automation at the Port of Virginia with crane engineering and control systems specialist TMEIC

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


Port of Baltimore Signs Saab for Systems Upgrade

 12 Oct 2017

Saab has been awarded a contract by the Maryland Port Administration (MPA) in the US to provide Saab’s information management system KleinPort

  Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


K Line Plans Entire Fleet System Deployment for 2021

 11 Oct 2017

K Line has installed an Optimum Weather Routing System developed by an engineering technology group to manage 120 vessels in its fleet by 2021

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Shipping