Industry Sectors - Container Handling

Kuenz: A New Dawn for Crane Technology

 21 Aug 2017

David Moosbrugger, CEO of Kuenz, has discussed how the container handling environment is changing in an exclusive interview with Port Technology

  Automation and Optimisation, 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

Western Europe Fruit Trade Gains Lifting Power

 22 Aug 2017

The Dutch logistic service provider Kloosterboer, which specialises in moving temperature controlled food products in Western Europe, has ordered a new mobile harbour crane and reachstacker from Liebherr Maritime Cranes

  Container Handling, Port Focus, Shipping

DP World London Gateway Attracts Logistics Growth

 17 Aug 2017

DP World London Gateway has reported that its receiving strong interest from hauliers for the remaining 5.5 acres of facilities available for lease at the deep-sea port and logistics park

  Container Handling, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

Port of Hamburg’s HHLA Makes Promising Growth

 15 Aug 2017

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), an operator of three container terminals at the Port of Hamburg, recorded significant year-on-year growth in its key performance indicators in the first half of 2017

  Container Handling, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Tech Wisdom: Empty Container Repositioning

 15 Aug 2017

Beyond ocean freight, containers are used in supply chains, for example to ship from a supplier factory to buyer distribution centre, but the repositioning of empty containers is a complex management and logistics problem

  Container Handling, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

SOLAS Information Every Shipper Should Know

 15 Aug 2017

Simon Everett, Managing Director at Strainstall, has discussed the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Verified Gross Mass (VGM) rules with Port Technology in further detail

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain

Russian Uber-Style Freight Forwarder Begins Operations

 14 Aug 2017

A Russian freight forwarder has become one of the first online cargo transport operations in the country to implement an Uber-style mode of service

  Container Handling, Shipping