Industry Sectors - Mega Ship Ready

Insight: What is the Future of Hyperloop?

 25 Jun 2019

Imagine what it would take to cut a three-hour journey to just 30 minutes and being able to transport cargo across some of the most hostile terrains cleanly and seamlessly.

  Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


North Carolina Invests in Next-Gen Simulator

 17 Jun 2019

North Carolina Ports has announced the arrival of a Vortex port equipment simulator, which will help the operator to prepare for handling “cargoes of the future”

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


St Petersburg Signs up to TradeLens

 10 Jun 2019

TradeLens, the blockchain-based platform launched by Maersk and IBM, will formally launch in Russia after a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed with the Russian Ministry of Transport.

  Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


DP World Signs Groundbreaking NSR Port Deal

 10 Jun 2019

DP World has signed an agreement with the Russian Direct Investment Fund, the ROSATOM, global leaders in nuclear technologies and infrastructure, and Norilsk Nickel, one of the world’s leaders in palladium and high-quality nickel production, to develop the Northern Sea Route (NSR).

  Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Navis Leads Chinese Terminal Optimization

 05 Jun 2019

Navis has announced that Five Continents International Container Terminal has successfully automated 31 rail-mounted gantry cranes

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus



New Paper: Tackling the Supply Chain Challenge

 31 May 2019

Edition 85: Supply Chain Collaboration is now available and features an exclusive paper from MIT professor and supply chain expert Yossi Sheffi

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Friday Focus: Qingdao’s Fully Automated Terminal

 31 May 2019

With the goal of building a fully automated container terminal that offers high productivity and a safer environment, QQCTN opted for Navis’ N4 TOS

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Wilhelmsen Unveils Safe Mooring Solution

 30 May 2019

Wilhelmsen, a provider of smart solutions, has revealed that its latest rope technology will increase the safety and efficiency of vessel mooring operations

  Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Savannah Announces Huge Rail Network

 30 May 2019

The Port of Savannah, home to the largest single container terminal facility in the western hemisphere, and the St Louis Regional Freightway have signed a deal to build a US$220 million rail facility to improve the regional and wider US supply chain.

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Stockholm Port Completes Quay Construction Project

 30 May 2019

The construction of a 450-metre quay at Stockholm Norvik Port has been completed, marking a significant milestone in the development of Sweden’s newest RoRo and container handling facility

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