Automation and Optimisation News

         

  25 May 2018
IBM Research is introducing an AI-enabled scanner, the IBM Crypto Anchor Verifier, which will use blockchain to check the origin and authenticity of products

  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

  25 May 2018
The International Maritime Organization has started exploring how autonomous ships could operate safely, securely and in an environmentally friendly way

  25 May 2018
The port of Amsterdam has launched a new digital business guide increasing the online visibility of all businesses and terminals operating at the port.

  25 May 2018
The world’s first blockchain powered platform for marine insurance has been launched for commercial use

  25 May 2018
Blockchain startup ShipChain has been issued a cease-and-desist order from South Carolina’s Office of the Attorney General

  25 May 2018
Users of a new online gateway for the Port of Oakland will be able to see a live feed of the marine terminals and data for shipments

  24 May 2018
Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT) has successfully upgraded their TOS to the latest version of Navis’ N4 to further bolster their automation capabilities

  24 May 2018
Airobotics has been chosen to perform an automated, drone-based survey of Israel’s new Gulf Port in Haifa

  24 May 2018
The port of Heysham’s RoRo terminal has digitized its operations with the installation of a Terminal Operating System (TOS) from Hogia, a smart IT system supplier for the transport industry

  24 May 2018
The ITF has underlined the critical importance of keeping transport safe, secure and resilient in order to enable societies and economies to prosper

  23 May 2018
Panalpina, a leading provider of supply chain solutions, has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) — a forum of leading tech and transportation companies looking to develop blockchain standards in the freight industry

  23 May 2018
MSC’s Chief Information Officer, Andre Simha, has stated that shipping lines need to focus on collaborating to develop standardized solutions

  22 May 2018
DP World Jeddah, operating the South Container Terminal (SCT) at Jeddah Islamic Port, has upgraded to Navis’ N4 3.5 TOS

  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

  21 May 2018
APM Terminals Vado Ligure has received their first Automated Rail Gantry Cranes (ARMG) for use in the currently under construction container terminal

  21 May 2018
Kalmar has been selected to undertake an automation retrofit of two Kalmar rubber-tyred gantry cranes at a terminal in Norway

  18 May 2018
The CEO of VeChain, a public blockchain service provider, has explained the workings of the public digital ledger

  18 May 2018
UK Major Ports Group (UKMPG) members, including DP World UK, Hutchison Ports and Peel Ports, have helped form the UKMPG’s latest report and infographics

  18 May 2018
The port of Virginia has implemented Navis’ N4 TOS at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) to unify all port operations