Industry Sectors - Mega Ship Ready


Peel Ports Centralizes Control Of Seven Ports

 19 Oct 2017

Liverpool Port’s Operator Peel Ports Group has decided to invest in air traffic control technology to boost efficiency at seven locations

  Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Port Arranges Containers to Welcome World’s Biggest Ship

 19 Oct 2017

Germany’s only deep-water port welcomed OOCL Germany by arranging containers near the berth of the vessel to form the number 21,413

  Carriers, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping


OpenIJ Pours Floor For Amsterdam Port Locks

 18 Oct 2017

Amsterdam Port’s contractor has started concreting the floor of the inner lock head amid construction of IJmuiden New Sea Lock, the world’s largest in terms of chamber dimensions

  Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


Contship Celebrates New Lifting Equipment for Megaships

 18 Oct 2017

The Adriatic gateway terminal for Italian container terminal operator Contship Italia is celebrating the successful implementation of new equipment

  Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Brazilian Terminal Upgrades TOS for More Megaship Traffic

 17 Oct 2017

Brazil-based container terminal Tecon Salvador has completed its implementation of the Navis N4 terminal system into its existing infrastructure to increase efficiency for the main shipping lines and service mega vessels

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus



Ports Have Different Automation Needs

 17 Oct 2017

Automation is coming to take the ports and terminals industry up in a whirlwind of productivity progress, but how quickly, and for which terminals?

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Port of Felixstowe Reveals $80 Million Rail Project

 17 Oct 2017

The main shipping hub for the UK has revealed US$ 80 million worth of enhancements for its rail connections

  Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


How Port of Savannah is Reaching 1 Million TEU by Rail

 13 Oct 2017

The Port of Savannah’s Mega Rail Project will double the terminal’s rail lift capacity to 1 million containers by 2020

  Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Empowering Mega-Terminals with Gigabytes

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

Ports must continually invest in infrastructure and efficient equipment to remain competitive. The largest ports in particular have made substantial upgrades to serve mega-vessels, for example triple-e...

  Mega Ship Ready, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Megaship Pressures on Port Electric and Data Infrastructure

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

Ultra-large vessels that operate under slow steaming are today the most efficient containerships, consuming 50% less fuel than the average main Europe-Asia route.

  Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready