Industry Sectors - Terminal Focus


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


DP World Partners with Masdar for Sustainable Projects

 26 Jun 2017

DP World and Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore areas of collaboration on clean energy solutions for the terminal operator’s portfolio of ports and freezones in the Middle East and Africa

  Environment and Sustainability, Port Focus, Terminal Focus


Research Paper: Automation and Electric Drives

  Edition Online

In recent years there has been moderate annual growth in global container handling volumes – reaching around 700 million TEU in 2017. Meanwhile, the capacity of the world container vessel fleet has increased...

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Terminal Focus


Gulftainer Enters US Cold Cargo Pilot

 22 Jun 2017

Gulftainer’s US subsidiary GT USA has a new container terminal at a Florida port, Port Canaveral, in the US Government’s In-transit Cold Treatment Pilot Program.

  Carriers, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


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



Kalmar Lifetime Services on Display at TOC Europe 2017

 21 Jun 2017

Kalmar has announced that it will be showcasing its latest product offerings together with Navis and Bromma at the TOC Europe exhibition on June 27-29, 2017, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Shanghai Container Turnover Surges by 15%

 20 Jun 2017

Shanghai has seen the container turnover jump 14.7% in May despite port congestion, barely beating out Singapore Port and Hong Kong Port for throughput increases

  Port Focus, Terminal Focus


BoxTech Container Database Takes Off

 20 Jun 2017

Container database BoxTech is rapidly expanding and now contains data on 5 million containers, or 20% of the global fleet

  Carriers, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


1-Stop to Showcase Vehicle Booking System

 20 Jun 2017

Port productivity specialist 1-Stop Connections (1-Stop) will showcase its flagship product, the Vehicle Booking System (VBS) — a premier system for the terminal to landside interface, at TOC Europe from 27 – 28 June

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Hutchison Ports Rolls Out Terminals App

 19 Jun 2017

Hutchison Ports has launched a new multi-lingual app to integrate waterside, yard and landside operations

  Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus