Piraeus Port commits to 5G, IoT digitalisation with state-of-the-art LTE network

The Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) has progressed digitalisation of its operations and will benefit from 5G and Narrowband-Internet of Things (NB-IoT) solutions with its new LTE network. Announced in March 2021, the launch of a Vodafone-designed private mobile phone network at the Piraeus Container Terminal (PCT) will offer new opportunities and value to customers. The […]

Konecranes to deliver five RTGs to US terminal

Nokia and Edzcom to rollout private 5G network for Finland Konecranes smart factory

Nokia and Edzcom have announced that they will jointly deliver a 5G private wireless network for Konecranes at its Hyvinkää smart factory. The 5G network will assist Konecranes in its research and development of digitalised factory and port solutions, using 5G’s high bandwidth and low latency for increased productivity and efficiency. The network will support […]

View over the port of Le Havre in France at sunrise

Port of Le Havre 5G lab gets green light for Orange commercial rollout

Digital projects ongoing at Port of Le Havre have received a boost following the rollout of commercial 5G coverage from Orange at the port. Announced by Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange, the port will now become the first French seaport to have whole access to a 5G network. Coverage in the port area of Le […]

Verizon and ABP to roll out private 5G network at Port of Southampton

Verizon Business and Associated British Ports (ABP) will deploy a private 5G network at the Port of Southampton. In collaboration with Nokia, the 5G network will provide one of the UK’s busiest ports with low latency to improve efficiencies and bolster communications around the port. Henrik L. Pedersen, ABP CEO, said, “Building flexible and resilient technology […]

APMT Barcelona readies for 5G ‘revolution’

The pilot to use 5G technologies at APM Terminals Barcelona (APMT) is set to ready the terminal for the 5G “revolution” facing port operations, a project lead told PTI. The collaboration taking place summer 2021 will be between APMT Barcelona, Telefonica, and Mobile World Capital Barcelona. The goal of the pilot is to minimise the […]