Industry Sectors - Port Planning & Finance


Container Port and Shipping Market Trials

 16 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

PTI is greatly anticipating the return of Neil Davidson, Senior Analyst of Ports and Terminals with Drewry Maritime Research and a regular contributor to the journal, as a speaker for PTI’s upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place April, 19-20, 2017, London

Navis Doubles N4 TOS Record

 20 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

Navis has reported a new record for implementations of its N4 terminal system with 43 terminals in 2016, more than double the number of go-lives completed the previous year.

Djibouti Prepares for Mega Project Opening

 15 Feb 2017     Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

The Port of Djibouti has announced that its Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP) will be completed by the end of March 2017, with commissioning starting the next month in April, after a total investment of over US$590m

Konecranes Furthers Virginia Intermodal Expansion

 13 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Konecranes and the Virginia Port Authority in the US have signed a contract for the delivery of four Cantilever Rail Mounted Gantry (CRMG) cranes as part of as part of its intermodal yard expansion

Vahle CEO Joins PEMA Board

 10 Feb 2017     Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Achim Dries, MD and CEO of Vahle, a mobile power and data company, has been elected to the Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) Board during the Annual General Meeting, in London at 09th of February, 2017.


Watch: Rotterdam Tech Start-up Takes Off

 10 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

TankContainerFinder.com, a start-up matches supply and demand for containerised transport of liquids, gasses, ‘food and feed’ worldwide, has been launched at Rotterdam Port

Hamburg Dredging Illegal?

 09 Feb 2017     Dredging, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

A proposed dredging project that would allow the new generation of mega ships to reach the Port of Hamburg has been found to be in breach of court laws

Cavotec Secures $10 Million in Orders

 08 Feb 2017     Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Global engineering group Cavotec has been awarded orders reaching US$10.6 million for its marine propulsion, shore power supply, and crane electrification systems, highlighting the Group's pivotal position in the global Ports & Maritime segment.

Algeria Plans $3.3 Billion Port Project

 07 Feb 2017     Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

The Algerian government has approved plans for the construction of a new USD $3.3 billion deep water port facility at the industrial zone of El Hamdania

Watch: Liebherr Maritime Cranes’ Italian Job

 06 Feb 2017     Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Liebherr Maritime Cranes has reported on its very own “Italian Job” after delivering a total of nine mobile harbour cranes, four reachstackers, three rail mounted gantry cranes and one ship-to-shore container crane to various ports in the country during 2016, breaking its record for maritime equipment deliveries.