Industry Sectors - Automation and Optimisation

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


DSP Facilitates DP World Terminal Upgrade

 20 Nov 2018

DSP Data and System Planning, a provider of IT solutions, has successfully supported the transition of DP World’s Prince Rupert Terminal to Navis N4

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


NYK Unveils Eco Super Ship Plans

 19 Nov 2018

New vessel is part of carrier’s long term green plans

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


Mexico Port Hosts Blockchain Innovation

 19 Nov 2018

Project to test safety and efficiency of smart technologies

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus



Kuehne + Nagel Platform to Become Smart Gateway

 16 Nov 2018

Kuehne + Nagel has announced that it is expanding its digital seafreight platform, Sea Explorer, into a smart gateway for all liner services in the container shipping industry

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



Data-Sharing Specialist to Reinforce BiTA

 16 Nov 2018

Hublock, a provider of software solutions for data-sharing, has become the latest member of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


INTTRA Summit Emphasises Digitalization Drive

 15 Nov 2018

At the annual Asia Technology Summit, hosted by neutral network and software provider INTTRA, discussion focused on the requirement for increased digitalization and standardization

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


Navis Report Highlights Need for Improved Technology

 15 Nov 2018

According to a new survey, conducted by Navis, technology investments in the maritime industry will increase over the next 12 months

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus