Industry Sectors - Security, Surveillance and Detection


Securing Future Ports with Multi-Level Cyber Security

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

With about 90% of world trade carried by the international shipping industry. Ports are vital to the flow of commodities and capital worldwide. Terrorism that interrupts the flow of goods may have a severe...

  Security, Surveillance and Detection


Europe’s Largest Port Releases App to Optimize Shipping

 18 Apr 2018

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has released the first version of its new digital application Pronto to cut the waiting time of 30,000 vessels

  Automation and Optimisation, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


UK Port Partnership Develops Autonomous Vessel Tasks

 13 Apr 2018

Peel Ports Group and ASV Global have launched a partnership that will develop the use of autonomous vessel technology for UK port operations

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


Video Captures Ship Smashing into Bosphorus Mansion

 09 Apr 2018

Video footage has captured the moment a bulk carrier crashed into a historic 18th century waterfront mansion in Istanbul after its rudder became stuck

  Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


Shipping Vessel Attack Warning Made by EU Navy Force

 05 Apr 2018

The commercial ocean shipping industry has received a warning about the potential dangers of transiting through the Southern Red Sea after an attack on a tanker

  Global Issues, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping



FMC Calls on Carriers and Ports for Investigation

 03 Apr 2018

US Commissioner Rebecca Dye has launched the first phase of her investigation into port demurrage, detention, and free time practices

  Carriers, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


Report: Quarter of Seafarers Suffer Depression

 29 Mar 2018

A new report presented at the Sailors’ Society’s Wellness at Sea conference on March 16, 2018 shows that over a quarter of all seafarers show signs of depression

  Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


Vessels Collide in Demark’s Great Belt

 28 Mar 2018

The Danish Marine Home Guard has reported a vessel collision in its Great Belt waterway

  Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


MSC Clears up Australian Ship Ban Confusion

 28 Mar 2018

Mediterranean Shipping Company has said that it is not involved in a case of seafarer abuse

  Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


Port of Antwerp Develops Smart Dock for Container Ops

 27 Mar 2018

Port of Antwerp’s Deurganck dock, the main centre of container handling at the port, is developing smart quay features

  Automation and Optimisation, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain