Industry Sectors - Health and Safety


Korean Terminal Invests Further in Stopping Truck Lifts

 25 Apr 2018

NewPort at Sun Kwang Container Terminal in Incheon, South Korea, has installed six more truck lifting prevention systems on its rail-mounted gantry cranes

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Hutchison Asked to Change by ITF After Docker in Coma

 24 Apr 2018

The International Transport Workers’ Federation has asked for change after a collision at Hutchison Ports’ Port Botany termina left a dockworker in a critical condition

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Terminal Focus


Watch ABB’s Final #RemoteCraneOperators Video

 24 Apr 2018

ABB’s Remote Crane Operator Stories series has continued with Eric Gonzales, who works at Long Beach Container Terminal

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


Hapag-Lloyd Sets Climate Goal to Slash its CO2 by 20%

 23 Apr 2018

Hapag-Lloyd has published the company’s first sustainability report and has announced that its climate goal for 2020 is to achieve a 20% reduction in CO2 emissions

  Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping


APM Terminals Supports South India’s Cold Supply Chain

 19 Apr 2018

APM Terminals has inaugurated its cold storage facility in South India to ensure reliable transport of temperature controlled cargo

  Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain



US Coast Guard Shares Video of Dredger Fire Incident

 19 Apr 2018

The US Coast Guard has released footage of it responding to a mayday call from a dredging vessel involved in a gas pipeline fire

  Dredging, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling


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


AI Partnership to Control World’s Busiest Shipping Lanes

 18 Apr 2018

A new public-private partnership is developing AI and big data technologies for vessel traffic management in the Port of Singapore

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Maersk Honam Salvage Operation Continues

 18 Apr 2018

The Maersk Honam has reached the Gulf of Oman as it is towed to an anchor at Jebel Ali, Dubai, according to vessel tracking data from Marine Traffic

  Carriers, Health and Safety, Shipping


DNV GL Whitepaper Examines Alternative Shipping Fuels

 17 Apr 2018

Classification society DNV GL has issued a new white paper to assist maritime transport players in preparing for the upcoming Global Sulphur Cap

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain