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The new ro-ro berth at Kirkwall on the Orkney Isles makes extensive use of concrete

The new ro-ro berth at Kirkwall on the Orkney Isles makes extensive use of concrete

Peel’s fully-automated terminal bears fruit
Investing in a fully-automated steel terminal at the Port of Liverpool’s Canada Dock has brought numerous benefits, Peel Ports’ Andy Grindley told Port Strategy. 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Driving down noise
Noise abatement from piling activities is now easier to achieve, finds Dave MacIntyre 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
State-aid simplification
European regulations have exempted dredging from state aid restrictions, but not everyone’s happy. Felicity Landon reports 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Operational insight
Alex Hughes finds out if improved remote monitoring tools are making redundancy redundant 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Bulk in motion
John Bensalhia investigates new ways to innovate the humble conveyor belt 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Realistic about resilience
Ports need to create robust recovery plans to cover all eventualities, finds Alex Hughes 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Community champions
There's many benefits to be gained from supporting the community, as Felicity Landon explains 20 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Customer feedback counts, says Peel
Investing in new technology is important for a port, but listening to customers is also pivotal, Peel Ports Group’s deputy chief operation officer David Huck told delegates at TOC Europe. 16 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
Integration in data-sharing necessary, say executives
Ports need to get better at data-sharing, or risk creating "digital islands" that don't communicate, a digital specialist has warned. 16 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
APMT terminals re-open after cyber crash
All APM Terminals facilities affected by a cross-border cyber attack last month are now open, according to parent company AP Moller Maersk. 05 Jul 2017 - Port Strategy
APMT crippled by Petya cyber attack
International operator APM Terminals has been hit by a cross-border cyber attack which has sent IT systems down across multiple terminals and business units. 27 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Find pilots and dive in to software melee
Ports needn’t be overwhelmed by the mass of port, container and supply chain technology solutions hitting the market, CEO and partner of SeaIntelligence Consulting Lars Jensen has said. 27 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Shaping partnerships to reduce risk of port investments
WSP’s Johan-Paul Verschuure & Andrew Penfold ask if consortiums are the new development model 26 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Coordination key to port security
Following an alleged vessel bomb threat at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina, American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has said that resource coordination is key to security. 23 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Kalmar's futuristic container vision
Kalmar is considering futuristic scenarios where a container is more than just a container, it’s an experience that can generate plenty of revenue for logistics players. 08 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
DHI targets dredging overheads
DHI’s Port Expansion Solution claims to allow ports and terminals to reduce their dredging costs while minimising the environmental impact of channel expansion and ongoing maintenance. 07 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
RMG market valued at $399.7m by 2025
The value of the global rail mounted gantry (RMG) crane market is expected to reach $399.7m by 2025, as global trade, vessel sizes, and port investments drive growth. 07 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Ditch the spreadsheet
Business Intelligence is moving into the realm of artificial intelligence and predictive analytics, finds Martin Rushmere 03 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Collaborate to innovate
Collaboration is the only way for businesses to tackle digital innovation, says Data61's Thomas Vitsounis 03 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy
Preparing for the unexpected
Emergency planning, defensible decision making and long-term strategies are crucial to ports in times of crisis, as TMG's Tony Birr and Les Chapman explain 03 Jun 2017 - Port Strategy