Process Automation News

  13 Sep 2017
Konecranes’ Executive Vice President, Mika Mahlberg, has told Port Technology that automation will eventually come to every terminal due to its affordability and suppliers’ readiness to develop it

  20 Sep 2017
California Governor Jerry Brown has dealt a blow to the automation industry while attempting to improve both environmental and labour conditions

  19 Sep 2017
Kalmar's President has discussed what the company has in its pipeline to improve overall efficiency at ports

Timo Alho, VP, Intelligent Crane Solutions, Kalmar:   13 Sep 2017
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has launched its Kalmar Rail Mounted Gantry Crane (RMG), describing it as “a highly adaptable, automation-ready platform” designed to meet the requirements of customers' intermodal or container terminal operations...

  13 Sep 2017
Kalmar is supporting the terminal industry in taking its first step towards building a common system architecture for an end-to-end, customised automation platform, with the launch of its Kalmar Key

  13 Sep 2017
Unmanned surface and underwater vessels will dominate maritime activity over the next decade, according to a report on the future of autonomous maritime systems launched today

  08 Sep 2017
Kalmar’s President Antti Kaunonen has said that the port industry should be able to 'copy with pride' when it comes to standardizing automation

Automating equipment with data transmission   06 Sep 2017
Vahle's CEO Achim Dries has explained how manual terminals evolve through remote operations to eventually become fully automated

  06 Sep 2017
Dr Eva Savelsberg, Senior Vice President of INFORM’s Logistics Division, has discussed the importance of looking beyond quayside processes to find optimization improvements as opposed to focusing on the rail yard

  05 Sep 2017
Ningbo Zhoushan Port, the fourth busiest container port worldwide, has recorded an increase of 72% in sea-railway intermodal volumes over an eight month period

  30 Aug 2017
Siemens is tackling the evolving cyber threats targeting automation equipment by entering into a global partnership with the International Society of Automation (ISA) to develop protection concepts for industrial plants

  30 Aug 2017
Terminal software innovation has been discussed with CyberLogitec, an IT solution provider specializing in the maritime logistics and container handling industries, in a new Port Technology interview with the company’s Senior Vice President,...

  29 Aug 2017
Container terminal Rotterdam World Gateway (RWG), a fully automated terminal within Rotterdam's Maasvlakte II development, has celebrated handling one million containers since its official opening in September 2015

  25 Aug 2017
Ship designers, operators and regulators are considering a future where cargo vessels sail the oceans with no crew, but who is truly leading the autonomous ship race?

  23 Aug 2017
ABB has released a new video exploring the operations at LBCT in Long Beach, California, the first fully-automated terminal in the US

  22 Aug 2017
When converting a manual container terminal to automation, there are five stages that need to be followed so that installing automated equipment and building the infrastructure goes to plan

  21 Aug 2017
David Moosbrugger, CEO of Kuenz, has discussed how the container handling environment is changing in an exclusive interview with Port Technology

  14 Aug 2017
Tecon Rio Grande (Tecon RG), a subsidiary of Wilson Sons Group, has reached a “historic level” of productivity in port operations following its recent upgrade to the N4 terminal system, according to Navis, the software’s developer

  04 Aug 2017
Ghana’s government will implement new measures and fines to speed customs, including paperless processes and automation, to meet national development goals, according to Ghana News Agency.

  03 Aug 2017
The CEO of Siemens' Crane division, Dr. Christian Koegl, has explained how the company is helping to progress standardization in the port and terminal sector