Industry Sectors - Mega Ship Ready


PTI Conference Day Two: Hyperloop One Could Move Ports Offshore

 21 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready

Ports appear to be entering an era where the largest must experiment with disruptive technologies to stay competitive

Palm Beach Expands Reefer Terminal

 24 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping

A US$4 million plan to demolish an office building to create more storage space for American company Tropical Shipping has been approved by the Port of Palm Beach

Rotterdam Boosts Container Throughput

 18 Apr 2017     Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Rotterdam Port has recorded a substantial 8.8% growth in container volume, which it says is significantly above the market average, in the first quarter of 2017

MOL Triumph Toppled as Largest Containership by Maersk

 13 Apr 2017     Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping

Maersk has taken delivery of 20,568 TEU Madrid Maersk from Korean shipyard DSME

Damen Acquires Rotterdam Yard

 12 Apr 2017     Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus

Damen Shipyards Group has acquired the Dutch shipbuilder Keppel Offshore & Marine’s Verolme shipyard in the Botlek area of the Port of Rotterdam


DSME Shipyard on Brink of Liquidation

 11 Apr 2017     Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping

The world’s fourth largest shipyard will have its fate decided by creditors this month

PTI Conference: Speakers You Need to Meet (Part 1)

 10 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping

Port Technology’s upcoming Container Terminal Automation Conference will feature a vast array of delegate speakers.Held in London this month from April 19-20, the event’s focus will be on the automation and training sectors of the port industry.Leading professionals of the industry will be sharing their knowledge and expertise on best practice and drive solutions within terminal automation.Get to know ten more speakers…

VICT Toasts Smart Victory

 10 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Terminal Focus

The newly built Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) at Webb Dock East in the Port of Melbourne has been named Smart Infrastructure Project of the year.

Megaship to Visit US East Coast

 07 Apr 2017     Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

The largest container ship to ever visit the US East Coast will be stopping at an inland terminal on the Elizabeth River operated by the Virginia Port Authority, according to the Richmond Times Dispatch.

Box Price Spike Cheers Liners

 03 Apr 2017     Carriers, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping

Rising shipping container rates and lengthening lead times for box orders may benefit the sector