Automation Systems News

  24 May 2018
The world's first autonomous and electric container vessel, Yara Birkeland, will use a fully digitalized container handling system from Kalmar to complete the Kongsberg project

  22 May 2018
ZPMC has revealed more about its plans to help build digitized and automated ports by creating new products, services and models through its partnership with Microsoft

  17 May 2018
Cargo handling equipment specialist Kalmar has revealed how it plans to evolve its entire range of machines into highly advanced electric versions by 2021

  15 May 2018
Chuck Schneider from Navis has answered questions about what approach the container shipping technology company is taking towards digital issues within its industry

  10 May 2018
Navis has released N4 3.6, the newest version of its flagship terminal operating software, supporting mega terminals up to 12 million TEU

  09 May 2018
Maggie Richardson of TMEIC answers questions about how technological advancement in the port sector will influence infrastructure

  09 May 2018
Hutchison Ports has revealed that it will spend US$ 600 million to open a fully remote-controlled terminal in Thailand

  08 May 2018
Technology group Wärtsilä has announced that their acquisition of Transas has been finalized — and control of the company will be transferred to Wartsila effective from May 4, 2018.

  04 May 2018
Ports of Auckland in New Zealand will be the first facility to test new simulation-based training technology for operators who remotely use ZPMC ship-to-shore cranes

  30 Apr 2018
Andy Barrons from Navis has answered questions about what approach the container shipping technology company is taking towards digital issues within its industry

  25 Apr 2018
NewPort at Sun Kwang Container Terminal in Incheon, South Korea, has installed six more truck lifting prevention systems on its rail-mounted gantry cranes

Ilari Kallio   25 Apr 2018
Konecranes has appointed a new Chief Digital Officer, Ilari Kallio, who was previously a director at Finnish marine technologies firm Wärtsilä

  25 Apr 2018
Dr. Yvo Saanen, TBA, has answered questions about how technological innovations are benefitting the container shipping industry

San Juan   24 Apr 2018
Luis A. Ayala Colón Sucrs, a Puerto Rican shipping agency, has selected Navis’ N4 terminal operating system for its San Juan, Puerto Rico-based terminal

  24 Apr 2018
ABB’s Remote Crane Operator Stories series has continued with Eric Gonzales, who works at Long Beach Container Terminal

  24 Apr 2018
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has officially announced its latest development in automated container-handling solutions at TECH TOC in Singapore — an environmentally friendly electric automated guided vehicle (AGV)

  23 Apr 2018
Inna Kuznetsova, President and Chief Operating Officer at INTTRA, has answered questions about the how digital systems are changing the container shipping industry

  20 Apr 2018
Neil Davidson, Drewry, has answered questions about the biggest challenges facing the container shipping industry in 2018

  19 Apr 2018
Port Technology has interviewed Guy Rey-Herme, President of XVELA, about how the evolution of supply chain technologies will affect the container shipping industry

  18 Apr 2018
Scott Peoples, Chief Product Officer and Senior Vice President of Navis, talks about collaboration in the container shipping industry