Industry Sectors - Shipping


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


Exclusive: US Port Report 2016 Released

 08 Jun 2017

Port Technology is proud to publish the latest US Port Report for 2016 with partner Descartes Datamyne

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping


MacGregor and ESL Develop Autonomous Discharging Solution

 28 Jun 2017

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, and ESL Shipping Oy, part of Aspo Plc, have agreed to jointly develop and test an autonomous discharging feature on MacGregor bulk handling cranes

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Shipping


Major Asian Terminal Implements N4

 28 Jun 2017

Navis has announced that the South Asia Gateway Terminal (SAGT) in the Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka, has successfully gone live with the Navis’ N4 terminal operating system and N4 Billing

  Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


CMA CGM Launches Futuristic Rebrand

 28 Jun 2017

CMA CGM has launched a new logo, released a video and created new visuals to promote its new ambition for 2017 and beyond in what it calls a landmark year for the company as it opens 'a new chapter in its history'

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Shipping, Supply Chain



LA and Long Beach Hike Traffic Fee

 28 Jun 2017

The West Coast MTO Agreement (WCMTOA) has announced that on August 1, 2017, the Traffic Mitigation Fee (TMF) at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will increase by 2.3%

  Global Issues, Shipping


Maersk Contains ‘Petya’ Cyber Attack After Global Chaos

 28 Jun 2017

Danish shipping carrier A.P. Moller-Maersk has managed to contain the ‘Petya’ cyberattack, which caused serious disruption at large firms in the US and Europe, after 17 of its APMT terminals were held to ransom in different ports across the world

  Carriers, Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Maersk IT Systems Down After ‘Petya’ Global Cyber Attack

 27 Jun 2017

Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk has confirmed that its IT systems are down due to a massive cyber attack that has hit major firms, airports and government departments across Europe

  Carriers, Health and Safety, Shipping


Google Hit with Record $2.7 Billion Fine

 27 Jun 2017

Google has been fined a record US$2.7 billion by the European Commission after a ruling stating that the US giant has abused its power by favouring its own shopping comparison service at the top of its search rankings

  Global Issues, Shipping


US Warship ‘Ignored Warnings’ Before Vessel Collision

 27 Jun 2017

After the recent crash between the US warship the U.S.S. Fitzgerald and a container vessel that killed seven US seamen, the cargo ship's captain has claimed that the Fitzgerald ignored warnings and failed to take evasive action

  Global Issues, Shipping