Container Handling News

           

  17 Jan 2018
The term 'reefer' is used in shipping to refer to refrigerated ships and refrigerated shipping containers that transport perishable commodities by sea

  11 Jan 2018
Chuck Schneider, VP and GM, EMEA, Navis, has shared his favourite port automation project: Long Beach Container Terminal

  17 Jan 2018
Hong Kong-based shipping conglomerate China Merchants Port Holdings Company (CMPort) handled a total container throughput of 102.93 million TEU in its port businesses in 2017, the first time a Chinese enterprise has moved such volumes.

  16 Jan 2018
Navis has discussed the topic of collaboration in the ocean supply chain with Andreas Mrozek, Global Head, Marine & Terminal Operations at Hamburg Süd

  16 Jan 2018
Bromma, a crane spreader specialist, has released findings that show a significant difference in the durability of port equipment on the market

  16 Jan 2018
Port of Kiel in Germany passed the seven million tonne mark for the first time in 2017, with a total of 7,407.376 tonnes loaded and unloaded.

  16 Jan 2018
Shanghai International Port, the world's busiest container port, has reported rapid growth in net profits for 2017 due to an increase in trade growth which pushed up shipping demand.

  15 Jan 2018
The Port of Oakland in the US has reported that 2017 was the busiest year in its 90-year history, handling a cargo volume of 2.42 million containers in a sign of the continued strengthening of the US economy.

  15 Jan 2018
​Japan’s Marubeni Corporation and Thai state-owned SET-listed oil and gas company, PTT Public Company Limited (PTT) have announced they have embarked on a joint feasibility study on implementing LNG bunkering in Thailand’s Laem Chabang...

  12 Jan 2018
Three fully-automated ship-to-shore (STS) cranes are set to reach the new APM Terminals MedPort Tangier, Morocco terminal on February 15, 2018, as part of an upgrade to give it an annual container throughput capacity of five million TEU by 2019....

  12 Jan 2018
ICHCA, the global not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the safety, productivity and efficiency of cargo handling and movement worldwide, has announced seven new association members in 2018.

  12 Jan 2018
Ems Ports Agency & Stevedoring recently received two new Liebherr mobile harbour cranes at Port of Emden’s Nordkai terminal in Germany

  11 Jan 2018
The Bangkok-based Port Authority of Thailand has completed its implementation of the N4 terminal system by Navis

Credit: Michael Vadon   11 Jan 2018
The American Association of Port Authorities is testifying for a fund of US$ 66 billion over the next decade for America’s public ports

  11 Jan 2018
Trac-Wheels (M) Sdn Bhd, a Malaysia-based supply and installation company, has signed a contract with Kalmar for an order of ten units of the Kalmar TL2 terminal tractor.

  11 Jan 2018
The Port of Virginia has set a new annual record for container cargo volume having handled more than 2.84 million TEU — a 7% increase over last year’s total

  11 Jan 2018
Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Southampton on the south coast of England has announced that it will build upon the record-breaking growth it saw in 2017 when it handled one million containers over the course of the year.

  10 Jan 2018
Port of Dover handled 2,601,162 lorries in 2017 to reach record levels for the fifth consecutive year, underlining the need for a post-Brexit trade deal that secures continued traffic fluidity at the port.

  09 Jan 2018
DP World has announced that it has more than doubled its profits from $440 million to US$ 1 billion during its 10-year public listing on Nasdaq Dubai

  09 Jan 2018
The gateway port to northeast Brazil, APM Terminals Pecém, has reported a new volume record with a 19% annual increase in its TEU for 2017

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