Industry Sectors - Port Focus

PTI Launches Smart Ports Conference

 08 Jun 2018

Port Technology (PTI) is proud to announce the launch of its inaugural Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies Conference which is to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, from 2-3 October, 2018

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


Friday Focus: Could You be a Port Crane Operator?

 22 Jun 2018

Hutchison Ports Thailand has released a new video showing how a crane operator uses a remote operating station

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping


DP World Antwerp to Add Container Data to NxtPort

 22 Jun 2018

DP World Antwerp is working with NxtPort to become the first terminal operator to make all its data available on the platform

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


Prince Rupert Port Authority Hires Next President and CEO

 21 Jun 2018

The Board of Directors of the Prince Rupert Port Authority in Canada have announced that Shaun Stevenson has been selected as the organization’s next President and Chief Executive Officer

  Port Focus, Shipping


Maersk and MSC Try to Soften Felixstowe Port Disruption

 21 Jun 2018

Teething problems with the terminal management system at Hutchison Ports' Port of Felixstowe has caused the world’s top two container shipping lines to have to find ways to mitigate delays for customers’ cargo

  Carriers, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain



Hamburg and Rotterdam Realize Port Data Sharing Benefits

 21 Jun 2018

The Port of Hamburg has reported that it will share data through the HVCC Hamburg Vessel Coordination Center and the Rotterdam Port Authority

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


CM Port Makes Last Payment for Hambantota Port

 20 Jun 2018

China Merchant Port has released its final payment of US$ 584 million to secure its Sri Lanka’s Hambantota Port concession for $976 million

  Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


APM Terminals Maasvlakte II Initiates Cool Barge Service

 20 Jun 2018

APM Terminals Maasvlakte II has developed a 'Cool Port' barge service to make shipping in an out of the Port of Rotterdam more reliable

  Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


DPW and Port of Prince Rupert Take Next Expansion Step

 20 Jun 2018

The Port of Prince Rupert and DP World have agreed to the terms of a project development plan that outlines the next phase of expansion for the DP World Prince Rupert Fairview Container Terminal

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


Video Captures Vessels Colliding at Port in Taiwan

 19 Jun 2018

A bulk carrier has crashed into the stern of a berthed containership in Kaohsiung Harbour in Taiwan

  Carriers, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping