Industry Sectors - Port Focus


Hyperloop One Joins PTI Conference

 14 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

The SVP of Worldwide Field Operations at Hyperloop One is joining this PTI’s second annual Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference, taking place in London on April 19-20, 2017.

Beyond Moves Per Hour & The Future of Containerization

 08 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Port Technology is preparing for the Terminal Automation & Training Conference 2017, and has produced a video articulating the vision for the event on April 19-20, 2017

Friday Focus: Blockchain Will ‘Change Physical World’

 24 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

This Friday PTI is focusing on this blockchain interview between Arvind Krishna, IBM SVP of Hybrid Cloud, and Bloomberg at IBM InterConnect 2017

Evolving an Offering

  Edition 73 - The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Only 36% of ports and terminals claim to have seen increased pressure from shipping lines in terms of the importance placed on automation and digitisation. However, the survey results certainly suggest...

Damen Delivers Panama Canal Interceptor Vessels

 24 Mar 2017     Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection

The National Air and Naval Service of Panama (Servicio Nacional Aeronaval - SENAN) has taken delivery of four Interceptor 1102 vessels from Damen Shipyards Group


Conateco Orders First Konecranes Liftace Machines

 23 Mar 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Terminal Focus

Two reach stackers and one empty container handler have been delivered to Co.Na.Te.Co. S.p.A. (Conateco), Italy, making the biggest terminal operator in the Port of Naples the owner of the first Konecranes Liftace branded machines on the market

US Port Expresses Carrier Alliance Optimism

 23 Mar 2017     Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Port of Oakland expects the upcoming changes in container shipping to cause 'little disruption' when the Ocean and THE alliances come into effect on April 1, 2017, as the industry undergoes consolidation and carrier lines cut excess vessel capacity to trim costs

Seen But Not Heard

  Edition 73 - The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue     Automation and Optimisation, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Terminal Focus

Konecranes has been manufacturing container crane for more than four decades. In the beginning, noise wasn't a bit issue, because the ways it affected humans were less well known and residential areas were...

Port of Rotterdam to Reveal Ground-Breaking CO₂ Study

 23 Mar 2017     Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port Focus

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has found it is possible to reduce CO₂ emissions by up to 98% after commissing a study aiming to turn Rotterdam’s port area into a frontrunner in the current energy transition

Which Terminal is Leading the US Crane Race?

 23 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

The Georgia Ports Authority has commissioned the first of four new Neo-Panamax ship-to-shore cranes at the Garden City Terminal, bringing its fleet to 23 and positioning it as having the most cranes of any US terminal, with three machines yet to come online