Port & Maritime Training News

     

  23 Oct 2017
HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort at the German Port of Hamburg has put five new Liebherr gantry cranes into operation for serving an increasing number of megaship calls

  23 Oct 2017
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has in the past month recovered bodies of two more missing crew members of Dominican-registered dredger JBB De Rong 19

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

  18 Oct 2017
Ukraine’s port authority has launched an open tender to finish building a general cargo berth for Panamax ships and dredge the adjacent water area at the Port of Odessa

  16 Oct 2017
DP World plans to expand its operations at Caucedo Port in the Dominican Republic, expanding a logistics park as well as quayside facilities with a 400-metre berth

  16 Oct 2017
The Philippine Bureau of Customs has adjusted its rules requiring X-ray inspection of shipments after long queues of trucks congested ports

  05 Oct 2017
DP World Group’s CEO has met with Algeria’s transport minister recently to discuss plans to develop DP World Algiers in the run up to the nation joining the World Trade Organisation (WTO)

  05 Oct 2017
US lawmakers are set to debate a proposal to install fences and a biometric entry-exit system to secure borders at all air, land and sea ports of entry within five years.

  04 Oct 2017
Google has agreed to help aerospace and maritime engineering company Rolls-Royce by “teaching” object detection to systems for ocean-going autonomous ships

  03 Oct 2017
King Abdullah Port, a container port established in 2013, has taken delivery of the first liquid bulk shipments of fresh pasteurized milk for its partner, Saudi Arabian dairy company Almarai

  02 Oct 2017
Argentina’s new president Mauricio Macri has pressured the United Port Workers’ Union to offer up loading and unloading contracts to competitive tender

  28 Sep 2017
A major earthquake is predicted to hit LA Port, the largest port complex in the US, where railways and roads would be vulnerable links in the supply chain

  28 Sep 2017
Port Technology's third Container Terminal Automation Conference focuses on the new theme of artificial intelligence

  28 Sep 2017
The Israeli Port of Ashdod plans to invest up to US$367 million in strategic projects in order to boost its megaship handling in a changing market environment

  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

  25 Sep 2017
The Panama Canal Authority plans to give shipping companies a chance to book an additional daily slot for NeoPanamax vessels transiting towards the US East Coast through the busy Christmas season

  21 Sep 2017
Polish Port of Gdansk (PGA SA) has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Qatar, and announced its intention to cooperate with Ukraine on transport

  20 Sep 2017
Associated British Ports (ABP) CEO James Cooper has made it known to the port group that he intends to step down from his post in the foreseeable future

  19 Sep 2017
Maersk line’s Yiwu Port Weekly Train service in China has opened with a ceremony

  19 Sep 2017
DP World has agreed to acquire two fellow state-owned maritime assets including shipyard and an industrial zone in Dubai from a parent company for total cash consideration of US$405 million