DP World, a leading global terminal operator, has launched LogX, India’s first technology accelerator program for logistics as part of a collaboration with Invest India, Kerala Start-Up Mission and its accelerator Startup Reseau, to encourage innovation and technology adoption in the country’s logistics sector.
APM Terminals (AMPT) has said its operations in Barcelona have broken its record for movements in a call when registering 5,384 movements on the Millau Bridge ship, which belongs to The Alliance, the terminal’s main service.
The Smart Digital Ports of the Future Conference (#SDP19), to be held between 4-6 November 2019, will bring together some of the finest minds on the biggest topics affecting port digitalization and the wider supply chain, and in preparation, we have opened up the floor to give you the chance to put a question to one of the many experts and executives that will be attending.
China has finished work on its first unmanned ship research and development (R&D) testing base and plans to launch operations by the end of 2019, according to state-owned newspaper Economic Daily.
The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has said expansions and new business accounted for nearly US$5 billion in investment and 12,000 new jobs in the fiscal year 2019, the centerpiece of which are plans to double annual capacity at the Garden City Terminal to 11 million TEU.
COSCO Shipping has appointed CN as its rail provider for discharge at the Ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Montreal, and Halifax to all currently served CN destinations.
CMA CGM, the fourth-biggest container shipping line in the world by market share, enjoyed growth in volume, revenue and adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) in the second quarter of 2019 despite global uncertainty.
Port Technology spoke exclusively to Dr Eva Savelsberg, Senior Vice-President, INFORM, on the major trends in the maritime industry