Security and Logistics News

  15 Nov 2017
The ongoing challenge for the port community is how to optimise operations

  15 Nov 2017
APM Terminals Poti, the largest port in Georgia, US, has added two Azimuth Stern-Drive (ASD) tugboats from the Maersk Transport & Logistics sister brand Svitzer

  15 Nov 2017
Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam (ECT), which handles the majority of the containers at the port of Rotterdam, has introduced a new inland barge container handling service, Barge Transferium Maasvlakte

Large containership passing through the Suez Canal   14 Nov 2017
DP World has signed a partnership agreement to develop an integrated industrial and residential zone at Sokhna in Egypt

  14 Nov 2017
US East Coast port operator Georgia Port Authority (GPA) has approved rail and gate expansion projects that will significantly increase capacity at GPA’s Garden City Terminal

Bratislava cityscape view of the old town   14 Nov 2017
The Belt and Road Initiative has connected a train service between the Chinese city of Dalian and the cargo port at Bratislava

  13 Nov 2017
TT Club has called upon the container shipping industry to act on the not Petya malware advice shared by one of its former experts

  13 Nov 2017
US legislators have progressed an act requiring the federal government to assess maritime sector cybersecurity risks following this summer’s “Petya” hacks interrupting LA port operations

  10 Nov 2017
Oakland Port Commissioners in the US state of California have given initial approval to build a 440,000-square-foot logistics center

Credit: Google Maps   09 Nov 2017
Star Wars fans have found the Millennium Falcon hidden by shipping containers and plastic sheeting

  09 Nov 2017
India’s Navy has offered to share real-time data on maritime movements with 10 countries bordering the contested Indian Ocean, amid increased Chinese maritime activity there

  09 Nov 2017
State agencies are demonstrating Siemens’ tram-like electrification technology for heavy duty trucks as part of a US$13 million project near Los Angeles Port

  09 Nov 2017
The shipping industry is starting a whole new era of disruption as new technologies force players in the maritime supply chain to either digitize or face their demise

  08 Nov 2017
Pacific International Lines has taken delivery of two new 11,800 TEU container ships

  08 Nov 2017
International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has reported that an increase in container handling and a 10% rise in revenue on last year’s results for port operations

  08 Nov 2017
Frost & Sullivan have released a new report predicting terminal digitization and capacity enhancement will boost security spending for ports

  08 Nov 2017
A meeting of Port State Control (PSC) secretaries and database managers at IMO headquarters in London has mooted doing away with a grading system for ship flag states and making more use of ship data

  08 Nov 2017
UPS has announced that it will join the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA) to explore blockchain applications in its customs brokerage business

  07 Nov 2017
Croatia’s Rijeka Port has launched an intermodal service connecting a wood producer to ICTSI-operated Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (AGCT) amid an increase in Croatian wood exports

  07 Nov 2017
Dry bulk shipping charter rates will recover from the second quarter of 2018 on the back of strengthening Asian iron ore demand