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  14 Sep 2017
Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club’s Risk Management Director, has explained port and terminal insurance and also shared doubts about SOLAS VGM compliance in a new Port Technology interview

  13 Sep 2017
Konecranes’ Executive Vice President, Mika Mahlberg, has told Port Technology that automation will eventually come to every terminal due to its affordability and suppliers’ readiness to develop it

  19 Sep 2017
Maersk line’s Yiwu Port Weekly Train service in China has opened with a ceremony

  19 Sep 2017
DP World has agreed to acquire two fellow state-owned maritime assets including shipyard and an industrial zone in Dubai from a parent company for total cash consideration of US$405 million

  19 Sep 2017
Intermodal logistics between the main Luzon ports might be boosted with a proposal to link Manila to Batangas Port in the Philippines

  19 Sep 2017
Artificial intelligence is to become part of CMA CGM’s ongoing digital transformation after the third largest container shipping company revealed that Infosys will help develop its business model

  18 Sep 2017
The technology group Wärtsilä is focusing on environmental sustainability for a new portfolio of tug designs called the Wärtsilä HYTug series

  18 Sep 2017
Drewry has warned beneficial cargo owners (BCOs) that they need to re-think their contract negotiation strategy for freight rates after the price to move their products by container increased for a fourth consecutive quarter

Left to right:
•Giordano Bruno Guerrini Chairman of the Board for the BIC
•Ken Rohlmann of Hapag-Lloyd, Vice-Chairman of CINS
•Jean-Christophe Triat of the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), member of CINS
•Douglas Owen Secretary General of the BIC
  18 Sep 2017
The Bureau International des Containers (BIC) has announced that the BIC Award has gone to the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) in recognition of the progress its made in sharing information and improving safety aboard vessels and throughout...

  18 Sep 2017
The latest phase of expansion at Hutchison Ports’ Port of Felixstowe will allow it to handle the world's largest container ships by adding approximately 13 hectares of container yard directly behind Berth 9

  18 Sep 2017
South Korean Terminal Operator Pyeongtaek Dangjin Central Terminal (PDCT) has launched a new Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour crane at the Port of Pyeongtaek-Dangjin

  18 Sep 2017
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has been awarded for a marine environment protection initiative that calls upon shipping operators to slow their speed when transiting whale feeding grounds

  18 Sep 2017
Global terminal operator DP World has opted not to renew its operating contract for PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS) in Indonesia at the end of the agreement in 2019 despite its 20-year investment there

  18 Sep 2017
CMA CGM has confirmed its latest ship order after sharing impressive first half results for 2017, with a strong increase in shipping volumes driving revenue by 56.8% in comparison with Q2 2016 to reach US$ 5.55 billion

  18 Sep 2017
Hapag-Lloyd has promised to make investments to maintain and expand its container fleet by ordering a total of 7,700 refrigerated containers, or ‘Reefers’, of the latest generation

  18 Sep 2017
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is warning that thorough checks are needed for bauxite, the primary ore of aluminum, after research found a new way in which the rock can become unstable and cause a vessel to capsize

  15 Sep 2017
Cargo shipping is the transport of goods by ships from one location to another

  15 Sep 2017
Ningbo Zhoushan port in Ningbo has received state approval to expand 8 berths, sourcing a total investment of around US$1.85 billion

  15 Sep 2017
More ports and states in the US have been exempted from the Jones Act for tankers carrying refined petroleum products, after the latest announcement from the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

  15 Sep 2017
Five major shipping companies have left behind the Malay Port Klang for Singapore, resulting in lower transshipment throughput