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


Glimpse Automated Terminal QQCTN On A Nightshift

 20 Oct 2017

Qingdao New Qianwan Container Terminal (QQCTN) in China has released photos of the new automated terminal operating at night

  Automation and Optimisation, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Hapag-Lloyd to Re-Use Containers in UK

 19 Oct 2017

Hapag-Lloyd has agreed to offer Avantida reUse container management services for its truckers and transporters in the UK

  Carriers, Container Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


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


Ukraine Ports Open $55 Million Berth Tender

 18 Oct 2017

Ukraine’s port authority has launched an open tender to finish building a general cargo berth for Panamax ships and dredge the adjacent water area at the Port of Odessa

  Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance



Fresh Chinese Bid for $7.2 Billion Myanmar Port

 18 Oct 2017

A consortium led by Chinese financial group CITIC has proposed to buy a 70% stake in A $7.2 billion deep sea Kyauk Pyu port, according to Deal Street Asia

  Global Issues, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


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


Owendo Port Opens $300 Million Terminal

 17 Oct 2017

Owendo Port has launched a new multi-purpose terminal in a ceremony on October 14, 2017 attended by Gabon’s President Ali Bongo Ondimba

  Container Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Antigua Single Portal Unites Customs and Ports

 17 Oct 2017

A programme financed by Norway's government has helped Antigua and Barbuda to prepare to comply with the IMO's new rules on ship documentation

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


King Abdullah Port Signs Cargo Terminal Deal

 16 Oct 2017

Saudi Arabia’s new privately-developed King Abdullah Port has granted ports and steel handling company AMSteel operation of a new bulk and general cargo terminal berth

  Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Supply Chain