Industry Sectors - VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


COSCO Ship Detained After Crane Damaged

 17 Nov 2017

A 10,036 TEU capacity containership has been detained after colliding with a pier and damaging a crane at Dekheila Port in Alexandria, Egypt

  Carriers, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Tugs Free Grounded Bulker Glory Amsterdam

 03 Nov 2017

The freighter Glory Amsterdam has been freed after running aground on the North Sea island of Langeoog, Germany

  Carriers, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Cybersecurity Standard Developed for Smart Vessel Tech

 03 Nov 2017

Classification society DNV GL has teamed up with Kongsberg to create a new type approval programme that can assess cyber security

  Automation and Optimisation, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


OOCL Megaship Runs Aground in Suez Canal

 24 Oct 2017

An Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL)-operated 21,413 TEU capacity containership has experienced a temporary grounding in the Suez Canal

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Brisbane Port Retools Navigation for Maersk Call

 23 Oct 2017

Brisbane Port in Australia has announced the call of its largest ship after two years of channel simulations and the implementation of a clearance system

  Carriers, Mega Ship Ready, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Shipping, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing



Peel Ports Centralizes Control Of Seven Ports

 19 Oct 2017

Liverpool Port’s Operator Peel Ports Group has decided to invest in air traffic control technology to boost efficiency at seven locations

  Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Rotterdam Port: Port-Maps Let the Outside in

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

PortMaps is the Port of Rotterdam’s GISbased system for sharing port-related information. The home page of this system displays itself as a map of Rotterdam and all port data can be accessed from here....

  VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Empowering Mega-Terminals with Gigabytes

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

Ports must continually invest in infrastructure and efficient equipment to remain competitive. The largest ports in particular have made substantial upgrades to serve mega-vessels, for example triple-e...

  Mega Ship Ready, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Automated Mooring For Stabilizing Megaships

  Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals

As the number of large and super-large container vessels in service grows, port authorities are scrambling to service these vast ships in ways that are safer and more profitable.

  Automation and Optimisation, Mega Ship Ready, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing


Wärtsilä Tests Remote-Controlled Ship in ‘Industry First’

 01 Sep 2017

The technology group Wärtsilä has taken a further crucial step towards developing its Smart Marine capabilities by successfully testing the remote control of ship operations

  Automation and Optimisation, VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing