Technical Papers

Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online     Port Focus,Port Planning, Design & Construction,Container Handling,Terminal Logistics,The Last Word,Global Terminal Operators,Global Issues,Container Handling

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

Breaking with tradition - Interview with Joost Achterkamp, Abu Dhabi Ports Company

  Edition 51     The Last Word

Joost Achterkamp, Terminal Area Project Manager for the Abu Dhabi Ports Company, explains ADPC's role in the Adu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, and the development of Khalifa Port.

"We are well aware that time is money."

  Edition 50     The Last Word

The Port of Felixstowe is preparing for the vessels and cargo of the future, says David Gledhill, Chief Executive Officer, Hutchison Ports (UK) Limited.

The Last Word: How the proposed cuts to the DHS’s Port Security Grant program will affect U.S. ports

  Edition 49     The Last Word

“The Port Security Grant program provides needed federal help to harden security at U.S. ports. Most port areas have developed five-year plans to enhance security by ranking projects based on risk. By decreasing this funding, these five-year plans cannot be carried out, leaving critical security enhancements undone.

The Last Word: “When you’re already big, you have a far better chance of getting BIGGER"

  Edition 48     The Last Word

“The Port of Salalah is a little bit different from other ports because we’re a public-private partnership, and we’re kind of the Port Authority as well."