Industry Sectors - Port Focus

CTAC19: 1-Stop Smart Tech Specialist to Speak

 18 Apr 2019

PTI is happy to announce that Michael Bouari, CEO of 1-Stop Connections, has joined the list of speakers offering their unique insight at #CTAC19

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


CTAC19: Leaders to be Challenged on Automation

 17 Apr 2019

As #CTAC19 draws nearer, PTI will be previewing the key sessions and speakers in a series of countdown features

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, 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


42km of Connected Complexity: Operating in the Digital Future

  Ports of the Future

This paper describes how Rotterdam is aiming to be the smartest port in the world, explaining some of its vision and activities in relation to digital technology. But what exactly is a smart port?

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port Focus, Supply Chain


Transhipment Demand Boosts Rotterdam Growth

 18 Apr 2019

Rotterdam has recorded Q1 freight growth up 5.1% on the same period last year, largely due to the port’s strength in container transhipment

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



Demand Boom Sees Oakland Add Direct Vietnam Service

 18 Apr 2019

The Port of Oakland has announced an additional direct cargo service to Vietnam, launched on the back of strong US-Vietnamese trade growth

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, 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


Riga and Qingdao Sign Port Cooperation Deal

 17 Apr 2019

The Freeport of Riga has announced the signing of a cooperation agreement with the Port of Qingdao in China, one of the ten busiest ports in the world

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


Kalmar: Intermodal Operations Must Be Intelligent

 17 Apr 2019

Ports and terminals seeking to optimize intermodal operations must maximize capacity and throughput, according to a new blog post from Kalmar

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Maersk-IBM Adds ZIM to TradeLens

 17 Apr 2019

The global cargo carrier ZIM Integrated Shipping Services is the latest firm to join the TradeLens blockchain shipping system developed by Maersk and IBM

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain