Industry Sectors - Port & Maritime Training

Are TOS Systems Efficient Enough for SMTs?

  The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue

SMT's show strong willingness to change and improve, but they need to do so with little investment, and limited impact. Not only do they need pre-configured software, but they also need a provider who comes...

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training


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


Cargotec Launches Maritime Start-Up Initiative

 14 May 2019

Cargotec has announced that it will collaborate on joint projects with seven start-up organizations as a result of the Rainmaking Trade & Transport Impact Programme

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


CTAC19: Day One in Review

 13 May 2019

The fourth Container Terminal Automation Conference, which took place from May 7-8, saw leading suppliers and voices from the industry engage in meaningful discussion on how to deliver performance

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus




Tuas Mega Port Reaches Huge Milestone

 25 Apr 2019

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has announced that the first two berths of the Tuas mega port in Singapore will be open by 2021 and that it is on track to have the port completed and fully operational by 2040 after the 221st and final caisson was installed.

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Remote Control Cranes to Boost Felixstowe

 18 Apr 2019

The Port of Felixstowe has announced the delivery of its first remote-controlled rubber-tyred gantry cranes

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


INFORM Releases 2038 Part 2 Teaser Text

 16 Apr 2019

INFORM has released a snippet of dialogue from their hotly anticipated 2038: A Smart Port Story – Part 2 that is due to be released at the upcoming CTAC Conference in London on 6-8, May 2019

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


MPA Singapore and WMU Agree Leadership MoU

 15 Apr 2019

World Maritime University and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore have signed a MoU to cooperate on global leadership training

  Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Friday Focus: MPA Highlights Maritime Innovation Lab

 12 Apr 2019

As part of Singapore Maritime Week 2019, MPA Singapore have released a new video to highlight its innovative Living Lab testbed

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus