Industry Sectors - Shipping


Hyperloop One Joins PTI Conference

 14 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

The SVP of Worldwide Field Operations at Hyperloop One is joining this PTI’s second annual Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference, taking place in London on April 19-20, 2017.

Beyond Moves Per Hour & The Future of Containerization

 08 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Port Technology is preparing for the Terminal Automation & Training Conference 2017, and has produced a video articulating the vision for the event on April 19-20, 2017

Friday Focus: Blockchain Will ‘Change Physical World’

 24 Mar 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

This Friday PTI is focusing on this blockchain interview between Arvind Krishna, IBM SVP of Hybrid Cloud, and Bloomberg at IBM InterConnect 2017

Watch: Sewol Ferry Raised From Seabed

 24 Mar 2017     Health and Safety, Shipping

An animation video shows the complex and delicate process of the salvage operation to raise the Sewol ferry in South Korea

Infographic: Nigerian Pirate Activity

 23 Mar 2017     Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping

The Gulf of Guinea continues to be one of the most dangerous bodies of water in the world for merchant shipping


The New Era of Container Shipping

  Edition 73 - The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Shipping

In the new era we see, vendors of solutions will date to venture out their niches and look for solutions that connect and interchange information in real time to provide actionable visibility and enable...

US Port Expresses Carrier Alliance Optimism

 23 Mar 2017     Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Port of Oakland expects the upcoming changes in container shipping to cause 'little disruption' when the Ocean and THE alliances come into effect on April 1, 2017, as the industry undergoes consolidation and carrier lines cut excess vessel capacity to trim costs

Maersk Offers Concessions for Hamburg Süd Merger

 23 Mar 2017     Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping

Maersk Line has offered concessions to EU antitrust regulators in an attempt to get approval for the takeover of German rival Hamburg Sud and gain the strength the 2M carrier line network needs to take on the Ocean and THE alliances when they form this year

Key Trends And Developments

  Edition 73 - The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

The year 2016 brought a range of challenges and opportunities for European ports. This paper intends to summarize the main developments in nine distinctive themes.

Consistent Training

  Edition 73 - The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue     Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Today’s trainee is Rory, and it's his very first time operating a ship-to-shore crane. Yet, in gusting 40mph winds in a cab 53 metres from the Liverpool quayside, he's already moved five stacks of 40ft...