Going Places News

  05 Oct 2017
Sharing the wisdom of some of the giants of the industry, PTI has released its latest issue mega-ports and mega-terminals, in which ports reveal strategies to handle vessels that are larger than ever before.

  25 Sep 2017
Bromma, a supplier of container crane spreaders to 50-60% of the market, predicts an uptick in crane retrofits as traffic rises but new orders decline

  22 Sep 2017
A new timelapse video by JeffHK has shown that although container shipping is fraught with danger, it also exposes seafarers to beautiful sights

  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

  04 Sep 2017
DP World Group has started construction on a greenfield multi-purpose port project in Posorja, Ecuador after DP World won the 50-year concession to build the facility

  29 Aug 2017
Qatar’s Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) has set a date for the official opening of the already operating Hamad Port amid an ongoing blockade of Qatari seagoing traffic

  24 Aug 2017
Multinational food companies have jumped on the blockchain bandwagon with IBM, as it pilots blockchain container tracking at Rotterdam and Los Angeles ports

  14 Aug 2017
A Russian freight forwarder has become one of the first online cargo transport operations in the country to implement an Uber-style mode of service

  10 Aug 2017
Global shipping services providers and ports in the US, Russia, Iran, Syria, and China, for example Dandong and Dalian, have been caught up in the US’s latest offensive on North Korean trade, analysis has found.

  28 Jul 2017
Hapag-Lloyd has recently been sharing its container ships’ travels around the world in time-lapse videos on YouTube

  20 Jul 2017
RAM Rating Services expects Malaysian port developments to stay on track and container and cargo figures at key ports to remain healthy this year, in line with the gradual global economic recovery, according to information reported by The Star...

  17 Jul 2017
Chinese entities have doubled the value of overseas port projects targeted for investment since last year, potentially expanding China’s maritime and soft economic power at a rapid rate

  13 Jul 2017
After a period of significant change, the container shipping industry is now moving towards a state of stability and growth

  10 Jul 2017
Member countries have agreed on the bare bones of an IMO plan to cut Greenhouse Gas emissions (GHG) from global shipping, but the devil will be in the details, such as who will pay for greener technology

  06 Jul 2017
Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has announced it is evaluating a modified toll structure incentivizing the container segment to make return voyages

  05 Jul 2017
Major names including BIMCO, INTERTANKO and INTERCARGO have united to form the second edition of The Guidelines on Cyber Security Onboard Ships which outlines how the industry can tackle cybersecurity issues

  04 Jul 2017
In November 2016 Australia’s Transport Ministers decided to reform vehicle regulations so that fully automated vehicles will be allowed to travel on Australian roads from 2020

  03 Jul 2017
One year after the widening of the Panama Canal more Asia-ECNA container services are transiting the Central American waterway at the expense of other routes, according to Drewry Maritime Research.

  03 Jul 2017
French carrier CMA CGM has sold most of its 90% stake in Global Gateway South terminal in Los Angeles to units within the Swedish private equity group EQT for $817 million.

  30 Jun 2017
Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC), a part of Damen Shipyards Group, has announced the acquisition of the Keppel Verolme shipyard from Keppel Offshore & Marine