Industry Sectors - Container Handling


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


Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online

Load measurement specialist Strainstall articulate in detail all the major issues ports and terminals have to be aware of with the impending container weighing regulations in 2016

  Container Handling, Global Issues


Research Paper: Automation and Electric Drives

  Edition Online

In recent years there has been moderate annual growth in global container handling volumes – reaching around 700 million TEU in 2017. Meanwhile, the capacity of the world container vessel fleet has increased...

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Terminal Focus


BISON Container Scales in Demand at America’s Cup

 21 Jun 2017

BISON, the New Zealand tech company, has just shipped a second set of its pioneering container scales to Bermuda, this time to the America's Cup Event Authority (ACEA)

  Container Handling, Health and Safety, Shipping


Corozal Terminal Tender to Re-Launch

 21 Jun 2017

Panama Canal Authority has voided the initial tender to operate a container terminal in West Corozal, on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal, ahead of a re-launch

  Container Handling, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus



Kalmar Launches New Forklift Range

 21 Jun 2017

Kalmar has launched a new range of forklifts, the 'Kalmar Essential Range', for demanding applications including container, steel and wood handling

  Container Handling


Puducherry Port Nears Deepwater Finish Line

 21 Jun 2017

India’s Port of Puducherry has set a launch date for cargo operations following the completion of dredging works

  Carriers, Container Handling, Dredging, Port Focus


Kalmar Lifetime Services on Display at TOC Europe 2017

 21 Jun 2017

Kalmar has announced that it will be showcasing its latest product offerings together with Navis and Bromma at the TOC Europe exhibition on June 27-29, 2017, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


New Mobile X-Ray Scanner Funded for Dublin Port

 20 Jun 2017

The New Custom House in Dublin Port, Ireland, has commissioned a new, ‘state of the art’, mobile x-ray scanner costing US$1.86 million and part-funded by a grant of $837,000 from OLAF, the European Anti-Fraud Agency

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection


1-Stop to Showcase Vehicle Booking System

 20 Jun 2017

Port productivity specialist 1-Stop Connections (1-Stop) will showcase its flagship product, the Vehicle Booking System (VBS) — a premier system for the terminal to landside interface, at TOC Europe from 27 – 28 June

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus