Industry Sectors - Port Planning & Finance


PTI’s Latest AI & Automation Edition

 12 Jun 2017

PTI has released the latest edition of The Journal of the Ports and Terminals which has a focus on artificial intelligence (AI) and automation for the first ever time

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


London Gateway Reconfigures MSC Route

 28 Jun 2017

MSC’s West Africa Service has started calling at DP World London Gateway with the MSC Sabrina the first vessel to call at the UK’s most integrated logistics facility on the reconfigured service

  Carriers, Port Planning & Finance, Supply Chain


Wednesday Wisdom: Protecting Commerce Intelligently

 28 Jun 2017

This week's Wednesday Wisdom, an interesting extract from one of PTI's technical papers, comes from Paul Simpson, Vice President & General Manager, Ports & Border Solutions at L-3 Security & Detection Systems

  Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection


Turkish Firms Ship to Estranged Qatar

 26 Jun 2017

Turkish companies are shipping more to Qatar since Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt decided to block transport routes to the country on June 5, 2017

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


Rotterdam Pilots Software Start-ups

 26 Jun 2017

Rotterdam Port has agreed to pilot software start-ups, among others, in the wake of its PortXL accelerator programme.

  Automation and Optimisation, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance



Thailand Looks to China on $44 Billion Buildout

 23 Jun 2017

Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor project to develop its eastern seaboard may opt to be part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

  Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


Ningbo Zhoushan Port Reports Record Growth

 22 Jun 2017

Ningbo Zhoushan Port has announced that in May the container throughput saw an increase of 27.2%

  Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


Corozal Terminal Tender to Re-Launch

 21 Jun 2017

Panama Canal Authority has voided the initial tender to operate a container terminal in West Corozal, on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal, ahead of a re-launch

  Container Handling, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


New Mobile X-Ray Scanner Funded for Dublin Port

 20 Jun 2017

The New Custom House in Dublin Port, Ireland, has commissioned a new, ‘state of the art’, mobile x-ray scanner costing US$1.86 million and part-funded by a grant of $837,000 from OLAF, the European Anti-Fraud Agency

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection


COSCO Wins Shanghai Port Stake

 14 Jun 2017

COSCO Shipping has bought a stake in Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG), which operates the world’s busiest port, as well as a stake in Valencia container terminal in Spain, according to Maritime Herald.

  Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus