Automation and Optimisation 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

  15 Nov 2017
An autonomous work boat, C-Worker 7, has become the first ever unmanned vessel to fly the UK flag

  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

  13 Nov 2017
US legislators have progressed an act requiring the federal government to assess maritime sector cybersecurity risks following this summer’s “Petya” hacks interrupting LA port operations

  10 Nov 2017
A partnership between Data and System Planning and Cargo Velocity will provide a new, comprehensive service to cargo facility operators in North America

  09 Nov 2017
Navis has appointed Chuck Schneider as General Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa

  09 Nov 2017
The shipping industry is starting a whole new era of disruption as new technologies force players in the maritime supply chain to either digitize or face their demise

  08 Nov 2017
The Tan Cang – Cai Mep Int’l Terminal has broken its record for container handling after processing one million containers in October

  08 Nov 2017
Nigeria’s Minister of Trade and Investment discussed automation and an online ‘window’ as part of the ongoing project to alleviate Nigerian congestion

  08 Nov 2017
Frost & Sullivan have released a new report predicting terminal digitization and capacity enhancement will boost security spending for ports

  08 Nov 2017
UPS has announced that it will join the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA) to explore blockchain applications in its customs brokerage business

  07 Nov 2017
ONE Alliance has opted to use a collaborative, cloud-based stowage solution by XVELA in order to work with operational partners and boost service quality for customers

  07 Nov 2017
Kalmar Business Area, part of Cargotec, has appointed Guenter Schmidmeir as Senior Vice President, Global Terminal Operators

  03 Nov 2017
Classification society DNV GL has teamed up with Kongsberg to create a new type approval programme that can assess cyber security

  02 Nov 2017
Ports of Auckland has released its Draft 30-year Master Plan to outline how a range of projects will be needed for the port to keep delivering for Aucklanders until the port is moved

  01 Nov 2017
Blockchain in Trucking Alliance has expanded its members with eCapital — a company that supports the maritime supply chain through funding for businesses

  01 Nov 2017
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has agreed to cooperate on R&D for test-bedding digital technologies including data exchange with a Shell company that supplies LNG

  01 Nov 2017
King Abdullah Port has completed the first phase of integrating its Port Community System with customs-affiliated data exchange mechanisms for round-the-clock data on containers