Industry Sectors - Terminal Focus


Dublin’s Most Advanced Terminal to Upgrade Automation

 24 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Dublin Ferryport terminals (DFT) has made an order for Kalmar's AutoRTG System as part of a program to invest in the latest technologies and support expected growth of around 20% over the next five years

ICTSI Fires Off Bid for Greek Port

 24 Apr 2017     Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Philippine operator International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) and a DP World subsidiary have submitted bids for a US$150 million stake in Thessaloniki Port, according to Reuters.

Los Angeles to Test Hydrogen Trucks

 24 Apr 2017     Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

A new feasibility study is to be launched by The Port of Los Angeles in mid-2017 in order to test automaker Toyota Motor North America’s zero-emission fuel cell system for heavy duty trucks in drayage operations.

Port Operator Sends Cranes from Turkey to Ecuador

 24 Apr 2017     Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Terminal Focus

Turkish port operator Yilport has sent two cranesfrom its Gebze Terminal in Turkey to Puerto Bolivar in Ecuador, the capital city of banana trade, as part of an adjustment in its operations

Third Largest US Port Ramping Up Operations

 21 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Port Newark Container Terminal (PNCT) successfully handled a record number of container volumes without disruption to its customers following an upgrade of its terminal system in January 2017


Welcome to the Container Terminal Automation Conference

 18 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus

Today (April 19, 2017) marks the first day of the Container Terminal Automation Conference and the start of many discussions between thought leaders in the automation and training sectors of the port industry on best practices with regards to cutting-edge automation solutions

Rotterdam Boosts Container Throughput

 18 Apr 2017     Container Handling, Global Issues, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Rotterdam Port has recorded a substantial 8.8% growth in container volume, which it says is significantly above the market average, in the first quarter of 2017

Algeciras Port Adds Atlantic Routes

 18 Apr 2017     Carriers, Port Focus, Shipping, Terminal Focus

Spanish Algeciras Bay Port has been chosen for three new container shipping services, including one connecting TTI Algeciras’s semiautomatic terminal with ports in the Atlantic markets of Cuba and Eastern Canada

Edition 73: The Automation, Training and Simulation Issue

 13 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Terminal Focus

Port Technology (PTI) has released the latest articles in its Automation, Training and Simulation issue in edition 73 of the journal to celebrate the opening of Port Technology’s Terminal Automation Conference tomorrow (April 19, 2017)

Feature: Why Port Terminals Must Invest in SaaS

 11 Apr 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Terminal Focus

Luc Castera, Co-Founder of Octopi TOS, which develops a terminal operating system (TOS) called Octopi, examines Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for today's port terminals