Ports News

  28 Jul 2017
The conflict between automation and labor unions in the port industry has been discussed by Dr. Eva Savelsberg, SVP, Logistics Division at INFORM GmbH

  27 Jul 2017
Conductix-Wampfler’s Global Market Manager Claus Burger has explained how conductor rails and cable reel operations are effected by factors such as automation and electrification

  28 Jul 2017
Bremerhaven Port has entered the final stage on a project to build eight new freight railway tracks, as it plans to meet growth projections over the next 10 years.

  28 Jul 2017
Konecranes has received an order for nine RTGs from Port Houston, Texas, US, as part of its $700 million modernization project taking place at the port’s container terminals

  28 Jul 2017
Hapag-Lloyd has recently been sharing its container ships’ travels around the world in time-lapse videos on YouTube

  27 Jul 2017
A family-owned business which has been trading used cranes for decades says European manufacturer-maintained port cranes are like gold dust for Middle Eastern and Asian ports.

  27 Jul 2017
The Philippine city of Davao has axed plans for the Mega Harbor project on environmental grounds despite legal repercussions, according to ABS CBN News.

  27 Jul 2017
A recent paper from the Center for Advanced Infrastructure Technology (CAIT) at the University of Mississippi provides insight into how ports can prepare for tsunamis and rising seas.

  27 Jul 2017
Tsubaki Kabelschlepp has developed a new TKHD series of cable carriers for long travel lengths in crane industries such as bulk handling

  26 Jul 2017
China's biggest automated cargo wharf is on course to start trial operation in Shanghai by end of 2017

  26 Jul 2017
Sri Lanka's cabinet has approved a controversial agreement regarding the Chinese-owned Port of Hambantota

  26 Jul 2017
United Arab Emirates-based operator Gulftainer has said that a 5,551 TEU containership YM Wealth called at the Iraqi port of Umm Qasr.

  26 Jul 2017
The aggressive way in which ports and terminals are developing automation has been discussed by Kalmar's President Antti Kaunonen

  26 Jul 2017
North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. (NTB), one of the most important container terminals in Europe, has upgraded from Navis Express to the N4 terminal operating system (TOS)

  26 Jul 2017
Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has ordered six more Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes from Konecranes for the Port of Savannah in the US state of Georgia to stay ahead of demand as larger vessels deliver more cargo to Savannah

  25 Jul 2017
The CMA CGM Group has signed the concession agreement for the new Kribi Containers Terminal, a reference port terminal in Africa, following an international call for tenders

  25 Jul 2017
South Korea’s exports have boomed amid expansionary fiscal policies

  25 Jul 2017
Port of Savannah Garden City Terminal on the US East Coast has plans to amp up crane capacity to service 14,000 TEU vessels

  25 Jul 2017
Dubai Criminal Court has heard a former manager of Port Operator DP World asked two companies for around US$1.3 in bribes in exchanged for major construction project deals

  25 Jul 2017
Port of Antwerp, through its subsidiary Port of Antwerp International (PAI), will invest US$ 10 million in Açu Port, a privately-owned port complex in São João da Barra, in the northern part of Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil