Industry Sectors - Automation and Optimisation


Navis Opens Inspire Awards Voting

 17 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Navis has opened up online voting for the Inspire Awards, sponsored by Port Technology International (PTI), to celebrate ocean supply chain achievements and Navis customers driving change in the industry

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...

DP World Creates New Competition

 17 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

DP World has begun operating a multi-purpose container, bulk, and breakbulk terminal at Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, as “the premium alternative" to other ports in Eastern Canada and the U.S. Northeast, according to its GM

PTI Event Speaker: Michael Bouari, 1-Stop Connections

 16 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

PTI is proud to announce Michael Bouari, a B2B process automation expert and CEO of 1-Stop Connections — a solution provider for connecting and automating the port community, as a speaker for the upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place 19 - 20th April 2017 in London

PTI Event Speaker: Dr. Eva Savelsberg, INFORM

 13 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Terminal Focus

PTI is proud to announce Dr. Eva Savelsberg, Senior Vice President of INFORM’s Logistics Division — specialising in Agile Optimization Software, as a speaker for the upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place 19 - 20th April 2017 in London


Trelleborg Invests in Marine Systems Centre

 10 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Planning & Finance

Trelleborg has relocated its marine systems operation and almost doubled the size of its engineering and design centre of excellence

Myanmar’s Automated Customs in Chaos

 10 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

Myanmar’s new automated customs system is causing longer waiting times and stopped the nation-wide roll-out

Autonomous Freight for Singapore?

 09 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Scania and Toyota Tsusho will develop an autonomous truck platooning system for use on the country's public roads

APM Embraces India’s Initiative

 06 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

APM Terminals Mumbai is reducing its container dwell times after vessel discharge by embracing a direct port delivery service by the Indian government

AT&T: IoT Ships and Future Automation

 06 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

PTI interviews AT&T during Intermodal Europe 2016 to to understand the opportunities still to be presented by automation and what the company is doing to allow the port and terminal industry to take advantage of IoT