Going Places News

  12 Jun 2017
PTI has released the latest edition of The Journal of the Ports and Terminals which has a focus on artificial intelligence (AI) and automation for the first ever time

  23 Jun 2017
South Africa’s competition body has shot down a proposed merger between Japanese shipping operators NYK Line, MOL and K Line, according to Container Management Magazine.

  21 Jun 2017
Panama Canal Authority has voided the initial tender to operate a container terminal in West Corozal, on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal, ahead of a re-launch

  21 Jun 2017
South Korea has commissioned Hanyang University to make Elon Musk's super-speed vision of vacuum tube transportation – Hyperloop – a reality by 2021

  20 Jun 2017
Strikes are commencing in ports in Europe and the US presently as the friction between port workers and port operators intensifies over pay scales and the looming introduction of automation in terminals worldwide

  19 Jun 2017
Global union federation the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) has told Uber that the ‘standing down’ of its CEO Travis Kalanick gives it a chance to radically reform its working practices by offering workers much better rights...

  15 Jun 2017
Ericsson has shared further insight into the port and terminal industry through an interview at this year's Container Terminal Automation Conference

  14 Jun 2017
PTI is proud to publish the latest Journal of Ports and Terminals edition to its mobile and tablet app –Port Tech Journal – available to subscribers immediately

  12 Jun 2017
Port of Hull’s operator, Associated British Ports (ABP) has said that feeder operator Unifeeder added a second container short sea route to the UK via the Baltics

  12 Jun 2017
AECOM has announced that it has been chosen by the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) to provide detailed design services for the new Hugh K. Leatherman, Sr. Container Terminal at the Port of Charleston, US

  09 Jun 2017
IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) has met to discuss a wide array of rules targeting enhanced maritime safety, among them rules for safety regarding autonomous ships

  09 Jun 2017
India’s Ministry of Shipping has plans to inform stakeholders about 400 port modernization and new development projects within its US$120 billion Sagarmala investment program

  09 Jun 2017
After a ban on the import and export of Qatari-flagged, bound and origin ships, Maersk Line is reportedly set to begin container shipments to Qatar from Oman

  09 Jun 2017
CMA CGM and Le Carburateur, an entrepreneurial centre in Marseilles, France, have unveiled the five winners who will receive financial support from CMA CGM

  09 Jun 2017
Sophia, a humanoid robot created by Hanson robotics, has told an audience at an UN-hosted conference in Geneva how AI can be beneficial to humanity

  08 Jun 2017
Rotterdam Port has incorporated sailing schedule data from Hong Kong software provider CargoSmart in its online route comparison tool for shipping companies, Navigate.

  08 Jun 2017
Ports have been precursors in automated processes, but could ports also lead the debate on such innovative policy responses to automation?

  08 Jun 2017
Hapag-Lloyd has followed CMA CGM in starting a cancellation and no-show fee for shippers failing to arrive with cargo on smaller volume routes

  08 Jun 2017
ABB Marine has released a new video articulating how Long Beach Container Terminal (LBCT) became the most advanced, greenest and notable terminal in the US

  07 Jun 2017
India’s largest port developer and part of Indian conglomerate Adani Group has broken ground on the first berth of a future transhipment port in Vizhinjam