Ports News

  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

  20 Sep 2017
Associated British Ports (ABP) CEO James Cooper has decided to step down from his post as the trade body launches a hunt for his successor

  20 Sep 2017
California Governor Jerry Brown has dealt a blow to the automation industry while attempting to improve both environmental and labour conditions

  20 Sep 2017
The CEO of Kingston Freeport Terminal (KCT) in Jamaica is trying to entice a third major container shipping company to reduce its reliance on ZIM and CMA CGM, according to the Jamaica Gleaner

  20 Sep 2017
A North Korea-linked ship appeared to arrive at a major Chinese bulk terminal in Beilun Harbor

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

  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

  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

  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

  14 Sep 2017
Mexico-based Altamira Terminal Portuaria (ATP) has successfully completed its upgrade to version 3.3 of the Navis N4 terminal system, furthering its position as a leading port operator in the Gulf of Mexico

Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe is strategically located on the UK's southeast coast and within easy reach of major ports in North West continental Europe   14 Sep 2017
Hutchison Ports' Port of Felixstowe will welcome an 18,000-plus TEU vessel of 2017 today (September 14, 2017) when Maersk Line's 18,270 TEU Matz Maersk visits on its 2M Alliance service between Europe and Asia

  14 Sep 2017
A feasibility study is currently progressing on the possibility of a new port in the Myanmar region of Ayeyarwady, according to Myanmar Times.

  14 Sep 2017
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is investigating a deadly collision between a tanker and a dredger.

Vincent Thomas at Port of Long Beach   14 Sep 2017
The two busiest ports in the US have once again reported significant growth, with the Port of LA and GE continuing to develop a digital supply chain and the Port of Long Beach on track to secure one of its best results after a rise in imports...