Industry Sectors - Environment and Sustainability

Blockchain Consortium to Tackle Dangerous Goods

 25 Jun 2019

Maritime Blockchain Labs has launched a new consortium to explore how blockchain can be applied to the handling of dangerous goods

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Smart Cities Set to Rise in Next Decade

 25 Jun 2019

Smart cities will become “commonplace” in the next ten years, according to more than 50% of respondents in a recent poll by Wi-SUN Alliance

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


Cavotec to Deliver Automated Mooring to Finnish Port

 24 Jun 2019

Cavotec, a provider of automation and electrification systems for ports, has agreed to supply its automated mooring solution MoorMaster to the Port of Turku

  Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Friday Focus: Kalmar’s Eco Reachstacker in Action

 21 Jun 2019

Kalmar has released a new video highlighting the benefits of its Eco Reachstacker for the efficiency and sustainability of multipurpose terminals

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


iContainers: IMO 2020 to Shake Maritime Industry

 20 Jun 2019

The maritime industry will feel the impact of the International Maritime Organization’s sulphur regulations for “at least a year”, says iContainers

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain



Containerships Welcomes Second LNG Vessel

 20 Jun 2019

CMA CGM-owned carrier Containerships has announced the delivery of its second container ship powered by liquefied natural gas

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


Maersk Launches Biofuel Project with H&M

 20 Jun 2019

A.P. Moeller-Maersk, the largest container shipping line in the world, has launched a new customer-focused initiative as part of its drive towards carbon neutral transportation.

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


Anti-Corruption Network to Establish Global Index

 20 Jun 2019

The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network has announced a new partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark to develop the first Global Port Integrity Index

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


ICS Reveals Plans to Support Decarbonization

 19 Jun 2019

The International Chamber of Shipping has agreed a suite of actions to support the International Maritime Organization’s decarbonization strategy

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Oakland Adopts Ambitious Air Quality Programme

 18 Jun 2019

Commissioners at the Port of Oakland have granted approval to an air quality plan which aims to drastically cut diesel and GHG emissions

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus