Industry Sectors - Port Planning & Finance


#CTAC2018 1-on-1: Drewry’s Davidson Analyzes Shipping

 20 Apr 2018

Neil Davidson, Drewry, has answered questions about the biggest challenges facing the container shipping industry in 2018

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


APM Terminals Supports South India’s Cold Supply Chain

 19 Apr 2018

APM Terminals has inaugurated its cold storage facility in South India to ensure reliable transport of temperature controlled cargo

  Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


US Port Operator Adopts Maersk-IBM Blockchain Tech

 18 Apr 2018

The first independent port operator in the northeastern United States conducts a pilot based on Maersk and IBM's blockchain-based global trade digitization solution

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


Europe’s Largest Port Releases App to Optimize Shipping

 18 Apr 2018

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has released the first version of its new digital application Pronto to cut the waiting time of 30,000 vessels

  Automation and Optimisation, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


AI Partnership to Control World’s Busiest Shipping Lanes

 18 Apr 2018

A new public-private partnership is developing AI and big data technologies for vessel traffic management in the Port of Singapore

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing



CMA CGM Secures Terminal at Nigeria’s Deep Sea Port

 17 Apr 2018

The CMA CGM Group has secured an agreement with Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise to operate Nigeria’s next newest container terminal at Lekki Port after its completion at the end of 2020

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


HHLA’s Smart and Green AGVs

 16 Apr 2018

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) will be introducing lithium-ion battery powered container transports to move containers at HHLA Container Terminal Alternwerder (CTA) between ships and the yard, in an effort to improve the Hamburg’s air quality.

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Port Planning & Finance


Malta Freeport Orders 15 Konecranes RTGs

 16 Apr 2018

Malta Freeport Terminals has ordered fifteen Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes as part of its continued expansion

  Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


Canada Invests in Port of Montréal

 16 Apr 2018

The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, announced that the Government of Canada will invest approximately US$14 million for the Port of Montréal – expanding the ports rail network capacity to help local businesses move commercial goods to market

  Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


GPA Increases Container Volumes for March

 16 Apr 2018

The Georgia Port Authority (GPA) achieved a 14% growth in container volumes, moving 355,208 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU)

  Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance