Going Places News

  08 Dec 2017
Port Technology's new edition of the journal will help you understand how to address the growing call for improved cybersecurity

  14 Dec 2017
A 41-year-old property developer from the UK plans to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean on a 3,000-mile journey that can test even the largest of containerships

  11 Dec 2017
Sri Lanka has officially handed over its main port in the southern region of the country and received US$292 million out of a deal which totals $1.12 billion

  11 Dec 2017
Angus Frew, Secretary General & CEO at BIMCO, the world’s largest shipping association, has extended his contract to the end of 2022 in order to focus on furthering environmental legislation and uniting the industry.

  11 Dec 2017
A giant cargo ship that was banned following international trade sanctions placed on North Korea has disappeared after being refused entry to ports across the globe

  11 Dec 2017
China has reportedly begun trial operations at the Shanghai Yangshan Deep Water Port – the largest automated terminal in the world

  11 Dec 2017
Rolls-Royce has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the European Space Agency to explore space technologies to remote-control autonomous ships

  11 Dec 2017
Maersk Line – the world’s largest container shipping line – has stated that international freight rates are falling after climbing for most of 2017

  11 Dec 2017
Kalmar has concluded an agreement to supply 12 Classic Straddle Carriers to JSC First Container Terminal in St. Petersburg, Russia, one of the key companies of Global Ports group

  08 Dec 2017
An official autonomous shipping test-bed is now open in the coastal town of Horten in Norway to support the development of autonomous maritime operations

  07 Dec 2017
DeepMind, Google’s artificial intelligence programme, has not only surpassed the limits of human ability in chess, but it has done so in only four hours

  07 Dec 2017
Following its acquisition of South America-based shipper Hamburg Sud, Maersk are set to gain a significant position in Latin America and in Oceania, Maersk CCO Vincent Clerc has told Bloomberg Markets.

  07 Dec 2017
The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) has announced the hire of Lauren Gleason as the Authority’s new Deputy Port Director of Business Development.

  04 Dec 2017
Vietnam’s central Da Nang Port has neared the completion of two berths in an expansion project which aims to make Da Nang Port a leading container port in Central Vietnam

  01 Dec 2017
Port of Amsterdam in the Netherlands has announced that it will be part of the Belt and Road Initiative from March 2018

  30 Nov 2017
COSCO Shipping Ports and a subsidiary of port operator PSA International, PSA Corporation have inked an MoU to mark the launch of a third berth at the COSCO-PSA Terminal (CPT) at Pasir Panjang Terminal in Singapore

  30 Nov 2017
Tesla, Elon Musk's pioneering automaker and energy company, has broken more new ground by unveiling a truck that aims to redefine shipping by accelerating from 0-60mph in only 5 seconds

  29 Nov 2017
During the Intermodal Europe Conference, four industry organisations representing different sectors of the supply chain have drawn attention to the responsibilities of container owners and operators in providing equipment that is fit for purpose...

Mother of Mr  Adib Abdel Massih (Chief Executive Officer, Marine Core & Charter LLC),  Mr Adib Abdel Massih, Mr Pascal Slingerland (Sales Manager Middle East, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem)   29 Nov 2017
Damen Shipyards Group has delivered its first vessels to Marine Core & Charter LLC (MC2), a marine services company supporting the offshore energy sector in the Arabian Gulf

  29 Nov 2017
French liner CMA CGM, the third largest liner in the world, is establishing a hub for its digital activity in Asia by laying down deep roots in Singapore