Ports News

  16 Nov 2017
The new Microsoft, Navis, ZPMC and Moffatt & Nichol automation taskforce will combine artificial intelligence (AI), cloud computing, IoT and big data to deliver a single, integrated solution for future terminal automation projects

  15 Nov 2017
The ongoing challenge for the port community is how to optimise operations

  17 Nov 2017
A 10,036 TEU capacity containership has been detained after colliding with a pier and damaging a crane at Dekheila Port in Alexandria, Egypt

  17 Nov 2017
Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG has reported that throughput has climbed by 11.3% to 5.2 million TEU for the first nine months of 2017

  17 Nov 2017
A move by China’s economic agency to cut the handling tariffs for import and export containers could lower profits for Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG),

  17 Nov 2017
The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has said a the current federal tax reform plan could hurt financing for projects in ports

  17 Nov 2017
Port of Houston Authority in Texas, US, has set a budget of $275 million for 2018 to fund new projects and continue its solid financial performance

  17 Nov 2017
The Port of Long Beach will spend $2.4 million to help improve pollution levels and work towards the zero-emission goals of the Clean Air Action Plan

  16 Nov 2017
Jaxport in the US East Coast state of Flordia has plans to begin construction of a new automobile processing terminal to increase its vehicle-handling capacity

  16 Nov 2017
Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a UAE body Food Security Centre to help create port zones for food industries

  16 Nov 2017
ICTSI Oregon, the former operator of a Port of Portland container terminal, has welcomed the ruling of a court that found the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) broke laws during strikes

  16 Nov 2017
Alphaliner has reported on the combined effects of new ship deliveries and a reduction in the idle fleet

  15 Nov 2017
APM Terminals Poti, the largest port in Georgia, US, has added two Azimuth Stern-Drive (ASD) tugboats from the Maersk Transport & Logistics sister brand Svitzer

  15 Nov 2017
Unifeeder, the largest Pan-European feeder and shortsea operator, has appointed Nils Smedegaard Andersen as its new Chairman of the Board of Directors

  15 Nov 2017
Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam (ECT), which handles the majority of the containers at the port of Rotterdam, has introduced a new inland barge container handling service, Barge Transferium Maasvlakte

  15 Nov 2017
High throughput growth at Kochi port (Conchin Port) on India’s west coast has meant it is now the fastest growing Indian port

  14 Nov 2017
INFORM’s Logistic Division has announced that they will release a chatbot add-on in 2018 for their maritime and inland terminal solutions

  14 Nov 2017
DP World is upgrading two of its Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes to test the capabilities of remote operation at its container terminal in Turkey

Large containership passing through the Suez Canal   14 Nov 2017
DP World has signed a partnership agreement to develop an integrated industrial and residential zone at Sokhna in Egypt

  14 Nov 2017
Containerships will resume calls to the US West Coast Port of Portland as Singapore-headquartered Swire Shipping has agreed to begin a service from its container terminal