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  • Staying on the radar

    VectorUSA’s Chris Kyaw explains why terminals are soft targets for terrorists 18 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • A proposition with handcuffs

    COMMENT: The Dock Workers Union, the union which represents the majority of workers at the port of Mombasa, Kenya, has stated that it now supports the idea of offering a concession to the private sector for the new 450,000 teu container terminal under development, but only if this first phase development focuses on transhipment traffic. 18 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Larger than life

    Alex Hughes explains that stowage is key to effective handling of ultra large containerships 18 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • IPC Jakarta expansion makes progress

    State-owned port operator, Indonesia Port Corporation (IPC), is making progress with its NewPriok Container Terminal I in the country’s capital, Jakarta, as shown in a newly released video. 17 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Crane of thought

    John Bensalhia puts the cases forward for ship-to-shore crane replacement versus upgrade 17 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Study for San Diego three-terminal plan

    A Notice of Preparation for a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) has been issued by the Port of San Diego to analyse the potential effects of its expansion plans for the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal (TAMT). 16 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Taking a new security approach

    Rapiscan Systems’ Andrew Goldsmith discusses how ports can make best use of security screening 16 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • The future is the past

    COMMENT: do you think it is a wise strategy to curtail talks with a group of influential investors by announcing it to the media, asks Mike Mundy. 16 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Aggregates payload

    Handling cargoes for the construction industry can be a good earner, finds Dave MacIntyre 16 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • PSA beats “business unusual” in 2014

    PSA International handled a record 65.4 million teu in 2014 and saw volume growth in most markets, but it wasn’t business as usual, says CEO, Tan Chong Meng. 13 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • A matter of definition

    Aecom’s Rodrigo Castilho, Krystle McBride, Mark Sisson explain why capacity is never black and white 13 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • On the horizon

    AJ Keyes asks how ports should prepare for the new 8,500 ceu class of car carriers 13 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Barge bottlenecks persist

    One of the largest container networks in Europe says that it expects delays in barge processing to continue at the Ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp so it may have no choice but to introduce a container surcharge. 12 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • New flagship MHC for Liebherr

    Liebherr Maritime Cranes is responding to customer needs for larger cargo handling solutions in order to efficiently complete future tasks with a new flagship mobile harbour crane. 12 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Crane Executor app

    Discharging and logging loaded containers just became easier, quicker and more efficient with a new app which passes handling confirmations to the shipping line during calls. 12 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Faster, deeper, cheaper

    Underwater, floating, sand-filled or rock-strengthened; breakwaters come in all shapes and sizes finds Felicity Landon 12 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Kalmar automates London Gateway

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to deliver 20 more automatic stacking cranes to DP World London Gateway, which is set for a third berth. 11 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Joining the US infrastructure dots

    COMMENT: Sometimes policy disconnects need to be highlighted. At one extreme, the US West Coast docks have been near paralysed by an emerging infrastructure collapse, with the widely publicised labour difficulties bringing ports to their knees, writes Barry Parker. 11 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Quickest to the draw

    Authorities and the public are watching to see who will be the first to act on green issues, says Martin Rushmere 11 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Morgan Stanley sells Montreal

    Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners has sold Montreal Gateway Terminals (MGT), the leading cargo container facility at Canada’s Port of Montreal, to a consortium that says it’s committed to promoting the port as an international hub. 10 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Taking off the blindfold

    TOS development remains a dark art for most terminals, but it needn’t be explains Stevie Knight 10 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy

  • India dockers strike postponed

    The proposed dock strike to take place in India this week has been postponed by a week pending talks, says the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF). 09 Mar 2015 - Port Strategy