Industry Sectors - Terminal Focus


Schneider: Long Beach My Favourite Navis Terminal Project

 11 Jan 2018

Chuck Schneider, VP and GM, EMEA, Navis, has shared his favourite port automation project: Long Beach Container Terminal

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Massive Ship Unloader Arrives in Japan

 19 Jan 2018

A massive continuous ship unloader has been discharged at the Onahama Terminal in Japan after being shipped by the heavy load carrier ship Happy Star, owned by BigLift Shipping, from Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Port of Antwerp Scores Fifth Consecutive Year of Growth

 18 Jan 2018

The port of Antwerp has achieved a record freight volume for the fifth straight year in a row

  Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus


Norwegian Investment Fund Drops Shipowners

 17 Jan 2018

The Norwegian Central Bank (Norges Bank), which runs the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, has announced it has dropped four shipowners: Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan), Korea Line Corp, Precious Shipping PCL and Thoresen Thai Agencies; the parent company of Thoresen Shipping, according to NGO Shipbreaking Platform.

  Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


PSA Increases Global TEU by Nearly 10% in 2017

 16 Jan 2018

PSA International, a Singapore-headquartered terminal operator, handled 74.24 million TEU in 2017, an increase of 9.8% over 2016

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



APMT to Build $100 Million Bulk Terminal in Georgia

 16 Jan 2018

APM Terminals Poti and Poti New Terminals Consortium have agreed to invest US$ 100 million to build a new bulk cargo terminal

  Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Port of Gothenburg Has Worst Year for Box Volumes

 16 Jan 2018

Port of Gothenburg in Sweden, the largest port in Scandinavia, has had its worst year ever for container volumes, handling 644,000 TEU during 2017, a fall of 19% on last year

  Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Super Post-Panamax Cranes en Route to APMT Tangier

 12 Jan 2018

Three fully-automated ship-to-shore (STS) cranes are set to reach the new APM Terminals MedPort Tangier, Morocco terminal on February 15, 2018, as part of an upgrade to give it an annual container throughput capacity of five million TEU by 2019.

  Global Issues, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Tandem Lift LHM Cranes Join Germany’s Emden Port

 12 Jan 2018

Ems Ports Agency & Stevedoring recently received two new Liebherr mobile harbour cranes at Port of Emden’s Nordkai terminal in Germany

  Container Handling, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Trac-Wheels Locks in 10 Kalmar Tractors for Asian Ports

 11 Jan 2018

Trac-Wheels (M) Sdn Bhd, a Malaysia-based supply and installation company, has signed a contract with Kalmar for an order of ten units of the Kalmar TL2 terminal tractor.

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus