Digitalisation 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

  20 Nov 2017
INTTRA has added two new cloud-based products and enhancements — the Container Forecasting and Allocation Solutions Tool (C-FAST) and an update for its Ocean Schedules offering

  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

  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

  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
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

  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

  30 Oct 2017
A Southeast Asian holding company of Chinese crane manufacturer ZPMC and two Chinese partners have agreed to build an innovation centre in Singapore to develop intelligent maintenance.

  27 Oct 2017
A Smiths Detection expert will be the keynote speaker at the 6th WCO Technology & Innovation Forum as it unveils its new CORSYS smart security technology

  25 Oct 2017
Port security today is often limited by outdated and incompatible systems with limited ability to expand and stay wirelessly connected

  24 Oct 2017
INTTRA, the ocean container shipping industry’s largest neutral network, has started providing shipping and booking services to Egypt-headquartered carrier Transmar Corporation

  20 Oct 2017
Qingdao New Qianwan Container Terminal (QQCTN) in China has released photos of the new automated terminal operating at night

  19 Oct 2017
Hapag-Lloyd has agreed to offer Avantida reUse container management services for its truckers and transporters in the UK

  17 Oct 2017
Automation is coming to take the ports and terminals industry up in a whirlwind of productivity progress, but how quickly, and for which terminals?