Industry Sectors - Terminal Focus


Evergreen Expands Taiwan Operations

 23 May 2017     Container Handling, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Evergreen International Storage & Transport Corporation is targeting the international logistics market with its inland container terminal after serving customers exclusively in Taiwan

Port Bronka Opens with Solvo TOS

 22 May 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Solvo has provided its terminal operating system (TOS) to start container operations at the Bronka Multipurpose Sea Cargo Complex (MSCC Bronka) in Saint Petersburg, Russia

Wild Concept Places Vessels inside Mega-Vessels

 22 May 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

Seahorse Shipping has created a proposal that jumps the hurdle of mega-ship-created congestion in ports by installing vessels inside mega-vessels before launching them before they draw into port, thereby alleviating the huge capacities coming into ports

Finger Pointed in Jebel Ali Crane Collapse

 22 May 2017     Health and Safety, Port Focus, Terminal Focus

A pilot with ‘extensive’ knowledge of berthing operations at DP World’s Jebel Ali Port has reportedly told Cruise Arabia & Africa that the collapse of a quay crane following a collision with a CMA CGM container ship was an 'accident waiting to happen'

Oman Port Ships First Limestone

 19 May 2017     Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Port of Duqm in Oman has begun exports of limestone with seven shipments for markets overseas


EU Competition Rule Irks British Ports

 19 May 2017     Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

British Ports Association chief executive Richard Ballantyne has warned of ‘distortion of port markets’ that could result from the European Commission‘s adoption the new state aid law workaround for EU member states

Amsterdam Creates Noise Zone tool

 19 May 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Amsterdam Port has plans to launch an online noise zoning plan that allocates noise levels for each lot at the port

Trump Trade Stance Threatens Billion Dollar Terminal

 18 May 2017     Shipping, Terminal Focus

Latin America’s most technologically advanced shipping terminal Lázaro Cárdenas faces an uncertain future after a strong start to its operations due to threats from President Trump to penalize manufacturers that move operations to Mexico

APMT Appoints Shell CFO

 17 May 2017     Carriers, Container Handling, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain, Terminal Focus

APM Terminals has named a new Vice President and CFO: Katja Otten, who was formerly CFO for Shell's integrated gas projects business in Malaysia

SOHAR Sets Sights on Full Automation

 16 May 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Terminal Focus

SOHAR Port in Oman has opened a new automated gate system for trucks visiting container Terminal C, one of several upgrades as the port targets full automation