Container Handling News

           

  27 Jul 2017
Conductix-Wampfler’s Global Market Manager Claus Burger has explained how conductor rails and cable reel operations are effected by factors such as automation and electrification

  28 Jul 2017
Bremerhaven Port has entered the final stage on a project to build eight new freight railway tracks, as it plans to meet growth projections over the next 10 years.

  28 Jul 2017
Konecranes has received an order for nine RTGs from Port Houston, Texas, US, as part of its $700 million modernization project taking place at the port’s container terminals

  28 Jul 2017
Konecranes’ Senior Director of Global System Development recently published a paper on how electrically driven container handling equipment can ease today’s terminal cost pressures.

  27 Jul 2017
A family-owned business which has been trading used cranes for decades says European manufacturer-maintained port cranes are like gold dust for Middle Eastern and Asian ports.

  27 Jul 2017
Tsubaki Kabelschlepp has developed a new TKHD series of cable carriers for long travel lengths in crane industries such as bulk handling

  26 Jul 2017
The aggressive way in which ports and terminals are developing automation has been discussed by Kalmar's President Antti Kaunonen

  26 Jul 2017
North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. (NTB), one of the most important container terminals in Europe, has upgraded from Navis Express to the N4 terminal operating system (TOS)

  26 Jul 2017
Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has ordered six more Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes from Konecranes for the Port of Savannah in the US state of Georgia to stay ahead of demand as larger vessels deliver more cargo to Savannah

  25 Jul 2017
Port of Savannah Garden City Terminal on the US East Coast has plans to amp up crane capacity to service 14,000 TEU vessels

  25 Jul 2017
The issues caused by a lack of data sharing, digitization, and collaboration between ports and terminals have been discussed at TOC Europe 2017 with Navis' Guenter Schmidmeir, General Manager & Vice President EMEA

  24 Jul 2017
Simon Everett, Managing Director at Strainstall, has explained how the company's retrofitted container weighing systems (CWS) works with port technology such as straddle carriers, reachstackers and RTG (rubber tired gantry) cranes

  21 Jul 2017
Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has placed Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) in charge of managing the 20,146 TEU containership, MOL Tribute.

  21 Jul 2017
A year after the new SOLAS VGM rules were established on July 1, 2016, Strainstall has found that many countries are still not implementing the International Maritime Organization (IMO) regulation properly

  21 Jul 2017
A greenfield container terminal in Kuala Tanjung Port, North Sumatera, has chosen Konecranes equipment as part of an expansion project

  20 Jul 2017
Konecranes, having manufactured straddle carriers at its Competence Center in Würzburg, Germany, since 1968, has delivered its 3,000th straddle carrier into operation at the MSC PSA European Terminal (MPET) in Antwerp, Belgium

  20 Jul 2017
Dutch port solutions provider Pinarci Port Equipment has announced the sale of two pre-owned Gottwald Mobile Harbour Cranes.

  19 Jul 2017
The second stage of Peel Ports Group’s Liverpool2 terminal expansion programme at the Port of Liverpool in the UK has inspired this week's Wednesday Wisdom

  19 Jul 2017
Crane company Hans Künz and leading cable suppler Conductix-Wampfler have agreed to provide lifting power to APM’s new container terminal in Tangier, Morocco.

  19 Jul 2017
Spanish port and logistics operator Noatum has commissioned a giant crane as the latest step in its US$115 million project to overhaul craneage at Valencia container terminal for mega ships.