Industry Sectors - Environment and Sustainability

New Paper: Safety in Automation

 17 Oct 2018

Port Technology has published an exclusive paper from Eduard Musalf, After Sales Manager at EMG Automation GmBH, who has discussed the development of the brake thruster

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Terminal Focus


PTI Publishes INFORM Sci-Fi Novel

 16 Oct 2018

Port Technology is proud to announce the publication of 2038, A Smart Port Story: Part 1, a new novella taking place in a port of the future, by Dr Eva Savelsberg and Matthew Wittemeier of INFORM

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


CMA CGM Enters Sustainability Partnership

 18 Oct 2018

French ocean carrier CMA CGM has signed a sustainability agreement with Panalpina, the world’s fourth largest ocean freight forwarder by transport volume

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping


Port of Rotterdam Calls for Optimized Berthing

 18 Oct 2018

According to a study by the Port of Rotterdam, in collaboration with research institute TNO, vessels that are better informed about the availability of berths could make substantial savings

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Update: CMA CGM Buys One Third of CEVA

 17 Oct 2018

French Ocean carrier now sits just under mandatory bid threshold

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus



MOL Commences Smart FOCUS Project

 16 Oct 2018

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. has announced that it will launch the Fleet Optimal Control Unified System, a project to ensure safer, more environmentally friendly ocean transport

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Mega Ship Ready, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


OOCL Unveils New 2020 Charge

 15 Oct 2018

Hong Kong-based liner joins industry giants in adjusting fees

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Mediterranean Crash in Pictures

 15 Oct 2018

Images from French Ministry of Defence show aftermath of October 7 smash

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Gothenburg Begins New Terminal Project

 12 Oct 2018

The construction of a new terminal in the Port of Gothenburg has begun after years of planning, according to a statement

  Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus