Industry Sectors - Port & Maritime Training


Exports Halted by Swedish Strike

 22 May 2017     Carriers, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Swedish exporters may turn to foreign harbours after the latest round of an ongoing labour dispute regarding an APM Terminals facility at Gothenberg Port in Sweden

New Drone to Inspect Ship Hulls

 22 May 2017     Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Blueye Robotics has built an underwater drone that lets shipowners, vessel crew, and shipyards perform hull inspections without the need for divers

Trump Honours Maritime Day

 22 May 2017     Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping

US President Donald Trump has recognized the maritime industry on US National Maritime Day, and called for US-flag ship operators to dress ship in line with his predecessors

CMA CGM Scores Big Q1 Profit

 22 May 2017     Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping

French liner CMA CGM has returned to profit in Q1 2017 following lower costs, an acquisition and improvement in freight rates

Hapag-UASC Clears Merger Hurdle

 19 May 2017     Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

German shipping line Hapag Lloyd has come a step nearer to merging with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) following UASC's agreement to repay the company’s debts


Oman Port Ships First Limestone

 19 May 2017     Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Port of Duqm in Oman has begun exports of limestone with seven shipments for markets overseas

EU Competition Rule Irks British Ports

 19 May 2017     Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

British Ports Association chief executive Richard Ballantyne has warned of ‘distortion of port markets’ that could result from the European Commission‘s adoption the new state aid law workaround for EU member states

Amsterdam Creates Noise Zone tool

 19 May 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Amsterdam Port has plans to launch an online noise zoning plan that allocates noise levels for each lot at the port

Simulator Delivered to India for Bulk Handling

 18 May 2017     Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus

Liebherr has delivered a new training simulator to enhance Bothra Shipping Services’ operations at Kakinada Port on the east coast of India

APMT Appoints Shell CFO

 17 May 2017     Carriers, Container Handling, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

APM Terminals has named a new Vice President and CFO: Katja Otten, who was formerly CFO for Shell's integrated gas projects business in Malaysia