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Kuenz Reveals Freerider RTG - Wheeled Automation

  13 Jun 2018    News

Kuenz has showcased a new rubber-tired gantry crane, the ‘Freerider’, at the floating pavilion in Rotterdam

PTI Launches Smart Ports Conference

  08 Jun 2018    News

Port Technology (PTI) is proud to announce the launch of its inaugural Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies Conference which is to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, from 2-3 October, 2018

Securing Future Ports with Multi-Level Cyber Security

  Edition 75 - Mega-Ports & Mega-Terminals    E-Technical Papers

With about 90% of world trade carried by the international shipping industry. Ports are vital to the flow of commodities and capital worldwide. Terrorism that interrupts the flow of goods may have a severe effect on the global economy.

Are TOS Systems Efficient Enough for SMTs?

  Edition 73 - The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue    E-Technical Papers

SMT's show strong willingness to change and improve, but they need to do so with little investment, and limited impact. Not only do they need pre-configured software, but they also need a provider who comes with expertise in terminal management to help spot areas for improvements, and to implement them rapidly.

Whitepaper: Automation Fails, but can Win Big

  Edition Online    E-Technical Papers

Daniel Reiss, President of Automated Terminal Systems, and Dr Joseph H. Discenza have composed a joint whitepaper exploring how automation “does not deliver on its promises” yet, if it follows the correct formula, can


How to Navigate the Dry Bulk Market

  Edition 69 - The Mega-Ship Issue    E-Technical Papers

The barometer on the state of health of the dry bulk market is usually reflected in the performance of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI), which is based on a composite of the Capesize, Panamax, Handy-size and Supramax indices. The outlook, based on its past performance, is bleak at the moment

Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online    E-Technical Papers

Load measurement specialist Strainstall articulate in detail all the major issues ports and terminals have to be aware of with the impending container weighing regulations in 2016

Maersk Ship Saves Migrants Off Italy’s Coast

  25 Jun 2018    News

A Maersk container ship has picked up 113 migrants from a boat off southern Italy

Tanker Hull Puncture in Rotterdam Spills 217 tons of Oil

  25 Jun 2018    News

An oil spill clean-up operation is underway at the Port of Rotterdam after a 37,499 dwt chemical tanker punctured its hull while mooring

BIS: Conventional Money Safe from Cryptocurrency Rule

  25 Jun 2018    News

The Bank for International Settlements has found that cryptocurrencies' model of generating trust limits its potential to replace conventional money