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Hardback Edition 72 - The Journal of Ports & Terminals - Top 30 Technical Papers 2014-2016

Edition 72 is a special hardback collector's edition collating the Top 30 Papers from 2014-2016, covering cutting-edge automation, mega-ship challenges and supply chain trends. Chosen from PTI's library of over 1,400 technical papers, the top 30 have been chosen based on their popularity with our readers in terms of downloads, views and shares.

Edition 71 – The Bulk Issue

Edition 71 is a special edition which features Technical Papers on the bulk sector, as well as the technological trends currently taking place within port and terminal automation, and supersized container shipping. Top contributors include Rolls Royce, Drewry and TBA.

Edition 70 - Embracing Automation

Edition 70, entitled Embracing Automation, is one of PTI’s most expansive editions ever and features a wide range of papers centred round the latest automated practices and technologies and queries the pros, cons and misconceptions of automation in the contemporary age.

Edition 69 - The Mega-Ship Issue

Edition 69 of Port Technology has a special focus on shipping, with exclusive Q&A's with the world's top carriers, and insights into the shipping industry from analysts. Also featured are papers on areas such as port automation, LNG, security and the floundering dry bulk market.

Edition 68 - The Mega-Terminals Edition

Edition 68 of PTI which features the biggest terminals in the world as each explains its specialist area of operation and its predictions for the future


Edition 67 - The Mega-Ports Edition

20 mega-ports feature in this special 20th anniversary edition. Also featuring Top 20 US Port Report from Zepol.

Edition 66 - The Collector’s Edition II

PTI Edition 66 - 20th Anniversary Collector's Edition; 20 Interviews celebrating IAPH and the opening of Maasvlakte II

Edition 65 - Navis World

This exclusive edition has a special 8-page section dedicated to Navis World, which took place from March 29 - April 1. The edition includes a new automation and optimisation section which includes articles by Navis Oscar Pernia on the forces driving container shipping growth and 'Google Glass'. As well as automation, there are more new articles in our 'Mega-Ship Ready' section, which was introduced in the previous edition, and delves into some of the issues posed by mega-ships and alliances.

Edition 64 - Mega Ship Ready

This exclusive edition includes a new section entitled 'Mega-ship Ready' which looks at the challenges facing ports and terminals as the size of container vessels get larger. Edition 64 also includes articles from some of the most esteemed names in the industry, including TBA, who have regularly contributed articles to PTI and a special piece in this issue that looks at games-training as a solution for container-terminal planners

Edition 63 - Panama Canal Edition

This exclusive edition celebrating the Panama Canal's 100-year anniversay begins with a new section focusing on the Panama Canal and includes a brief history of the Canal from the first attempt at its construction to the on-going expansion project, as well as a guide to Panamax vessel sizes. Elsewhere is an exclusive section for port tyres, featuring interviews with GRI and BKT Tyres.