Industry Sectors - Container Handling

Watch: Advancing Digital Analytics in Shipping

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping

PTI welcomes the keynote and session speaker, esteemed business thought leader Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO at INTTRA, to the growing list of professionals sharing their knowledge at the upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place April 19-20, 2017, in London.

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...

Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online     Container Handling, Global Issues

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

Friday Focus: A Crane Operator’s Life

 17 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus

This week's Friday Focus video shares the behind the scenes life of crane operator and YouTuber Joris Cleiren from Belgium. His short film takes you to on a journey to experience what it's like to climb to the top of cranes and see operations from inside the cabin.

Kalmar VP Leaves for Bromma Presidency

 17 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Global Issues, Shipping

Peter Cederholm is returning to crane spreader specialist Bromma as its President after spending three years in senior positions with Cargotec.

Aftermath of APL Austria Blaze

 16 Feb 2017     Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling

Work to salvage the last batch of 32 containers from the fire ravaged APL Austria container ship currently docked at the port of Ngqurha began on yesterday morning (February 15, 2017) after it was forced to dock when a fire started on board, reported the South African Maritime Authority (SAMSA).

Strategic Alliance Fast-Forwarding Automation

 15 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling

1-Stop Connections and Bestshore Business Solutions, a consulting services and technology solutions provider, will form a strategic alliance to continue 1-Stop’s strong growth in European and Indian-sub continent ports through advisors and experts in the shipping industry.

Cavotec Group Names New CEO

 14 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Global Issues, Shipping

The Board of Directors of Cavotec SA have announced that Mikael Norin has been appointed CEO of the Cavotec Group

Konecranes Furthers Virginia Intermodal Expansion

 13 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Konecranes and the Virginia Port Authority in the US have signed a contract for the delivery of four Cantilever Rail Mounted Gantry (CRMG) cranes as part of as part of its intermodal yard expansion

Watch: Rotterdam Tech Start-up Takes Off

 10 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, a start-up matches supply and demand for containerised transport of liquids, gasses, ‘food and feed’ worldwide, has been launched at Rotterdam Port