Industry Sectors - Automation and Optimisation

Insight: Maritime Insurance Today

 18 Mar 2019

As the global logistics industry navigates the challenge of greater demand, the oft-under-reported maritime insurance sector finds itself in flux

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


42km of Connected Complexity: Operating in the Digital Future

  Ports of the Future

This paper describes how Rotterdam is aiming to be the smartest port in the world, explaining some of its vision and activities in relation to digital technology. But what exactly is a smart port?

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


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


VAHLE Supports Remote Operations at India Terminal

 18 Mar 2019

VAHLE, a provider of technological solutions for ports and terminals, has been awarded a contract for a port-project in Kattupalli, India

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



Global Satellite Network Wins Billion Dollar Investment

 18 Mar 2019

OneWeb, a provider of satellite-based solutions, has raised US$1.25 billion in new capital to accelerate the development of a global communications network

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


DPW and Infor Partner for Global Supply Chain Platform

 18 Mar 2019

Infor has announced that leading terminal operator DP World has selected its GT Nexus Commerce Network to power a “Global Supply Chain Platform Initiative”

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


ICTSI Upgrades Papua New Guinea’s Leading Terminal

 18 Mar 2019

ICTSI has announced that its South Pacific International Container Terminal in Lae, Papua New Guinea has received three hybrid RTGs

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


Konecranes Launches Data Science Hub

 18 Mar 2019

Konecranes, a provider of smart port solutions, has announced plans to establish a “data science laboratory” in Lyon, France

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


UK Start-Up Launches Innovative Spreader Solution

 15 Mar 2019

BLOK Container Systems, has announced the launch of the BLOK Spreader, a machine that could reduce operational costs for the maritime sector

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