Industry Sectors - Terminal Focus

HMM Acquires Hanjin Terminals

 20 Feb 2017     Shipping, Terminal Focus

Hyundai Merchant Marine has made an agreement with Hanjin Pacific Corporation (HPC) to acquire its 100% stake in its Tokyo, Kaohsiung and Algreciras terminals for US$13.15 million. The deal also includes a 20% stake in Total Terminals International, which operates Pier T in Port of Long Beach, California

Kalmar Secures Massive Terminal Contract

 17 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Terminal Focus

Kalmar’s biggest single order of horizontal transportation to date will see 30 of its Hybrid Shuttle Carriers delivered to APM Terminals for its MedPort Terminal in Tangier, Marocco, at the end of 2018.

Djibouti Prepares for Mega Project Opening

 15 Feb 2017     Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

The Port of Djibouti has announced that its Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP) will be completed by the end of March 2017, with commissioning starting the next month in April, after a total investment of over US$590m

Terminal Fragmentation: The Golden Jigsaw

 14 Feb 2017     Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Terminal Focus

Neil Davidson has written a new technical paper for Port Technology in which he offers fresh, pioneering insight into how to achieve optimal terminal efficiency via the analysis of terminal fragmentation

Watch: Hamburg smartPORT 2017 Update

 13 Feb 2017     Port Focus, Terminal Focus

The Port of Hamburg has released its smartPORT TV outlook for 2017 in a new 360 degree video format focusing on its smart port projects for the year with the port’s chief executive Jens Meier

Vahle CEO Joins PEMA Board

 10 Feb 2017     Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Achim Dries, MD and CEO of Vahle, a mobile power and data company, has been elected to the Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) Board during the Annual General Meeting, in London at 09th of February, 2017.

Orbita Ingenieria: New Age Terminal Automation

 09 Feb 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Port Technology International (PTI) is proud to announce Francisco J. Grau Cavanillas, MD of the Ports and Terminals division at Orbita Ingenieria, as a speaker for PTI's upcoming Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference taking place 19 - 20th April 2017 in London.

HHLA Chairwoman: Elbe Dredge Must Go Ahead

 09 Feb 2017     Dredging, Global Issues, Terminal Focus

Angela Titzrath has spoken on a court ruling regarding the dredging of the lower and outer stretches of the River Elbe, arguing that delays are highly undesirable given the need to plan for future demands

Port of Oakland to Spend $600 Million

 06 Feb 2017     Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

The Port of Oakland has announced plans for a proposed USD $600 million spending project

Navis Expands N4 Global Reach

 03 Feb 2017     Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Navis, a PTI Perferred Supplier and part of Cargotec Corporation, has announced with Cornelder de Moçambique (CdM), Operator of the Port of Beira, that the terminal has gone live on the Navis N4 terminal system.