Industry Sectors - Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling

CTAC19: Day Two in Review

 20 May 2019

The Container Terminal Automation Conference was a key forum for debate within the maritime automation community, bringing together industry leaders

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Hamburg Süd Continues Fleet Expansion

 21 May 2019

Maersk-owned shipping line Hamburg Süd has announced the christening of “Polar Ecuador”, its latest addition to a fleet of reefer-fitted container vessels

  Carriers, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


CMA CGM Launches Pharma Cargo Service

 17 May 2019

CMA CGM has announced the launch of a Reefer Pharma division that will focus on the temperature-controlled transportation of pharmaceutical products

  Carriers, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Konecranes Introduces New Empty Container Solution

 15 May 2019

Konecranes, a provider of smart lifting solutions, has introduced the 11-ton empty container handler, its latest addition to a range of “versatile lift trucks”

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


China Retaliates with Major Tariff Hike

 15 May 2019

China has announced that it will implement higher tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods, retaliating to a tariff hike from President Trump

  Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain



Cargotec Launches Maritime Start-Up Initiative

 14 May 2019

Cargotec has announced that it will collaborate on joint projects with seven start-up organizations as a result of the Rainmaking Trade & Transport Impact Programme

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Watch: Konecranes’ 2,000th Mobile Harbour Crane

 14 May 2019

Konecranes, a provider of smart port solutions, has revealed that its 2,000th Gottwald Mobile Harbour Crane has been inaugurated, following a ceremony at the Port of Cartagena

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


CTAC19: Day One in Review

 13 May 2019

The fourth Container Terminal Automation Conference, which took place from May 7-8, saw leading suppliers and voices from the industry engage in meaningful discussion on how to deliver performance

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Friday Focus: APL Introduces Reefer Tracking System

 10 May 2019

APL, a shipping company owned by leading carrier CMA CGM, has released a new video to highlight its SMARTemp solutions for tracking refrigerated cargo

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain


Liebherr Delivers Crane Boost to East Africa Port

 10 May 2019

Liebherr has announced its delivery of two LHM 550 mobile harbour cranes to East African port operator Maputo Port Development Company

  Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping