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Posted: 1 day ago

Panama Canal Authority: Optimized routing pivotal in reducing GHG

Route optimization is a critical tool, which could offer the shipping industry an exponential reduct...

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  • Vessels
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Posted: 4 days ago

Lim: Digitalization, big data, and new technologies key in enabling post-COVID recovery

Digitalization, big data, and new technologies such as artificial intelligence are key in enabling t...

Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

TradeLens blockchain platform welcomes two new Asian partners

Earlier this month, digital freight forwarder Shipwaves and SAGT, the first public private partnersh...

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  • IT & Software
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Precious Shipping: IMO 2020 was absolutely pain-free for us

The IMO 2020 sulphur cap, mandating the switch for all ships to use fuels with a maximum 0.5% sulphu...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Maersk unveils a digital supply chain management platform

Maersk is launching a digital platform that aims to assist small and medium-sized companies to manag...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

Seaspan splashes $146 million on boxship acquisition

Containership owner and operator Seaspan Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atlas Corp., reve...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

Kalmar to supply zero-emission RTGs to Safiport Derice in Turkey

Finnish port automation solutions provider Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has won a contract to supply tw...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

Sea Machines raises $15 million to speed up development of self-piloting technologies

Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics has closed a new $15 million financing round with significant pa...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Survey: Coronavirus pandemic a catalyst for shipping’s digitalization

The coronavirus pandemic is proving to be a catalyst for the digitalization of shipping, prompting o...

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  • Automation
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

DSME, Port of Rotterdam team up on smart ship – smart port interface

DSME will join hands with the Port of Rotterdam Authority (PoR) to realize maritime digitalization b...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Port of Helsinki gets EU support for green investment projects

Finland’s Port of Helsinki has received financial support from the EU for port investment proj...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Enterprise completes combination loading of NGL and Olefins

North American provider of midstream energy services Enterprise Products Partners L.P. has loaded co...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Port of Hamburg becomes more sustainable with solar-powered mooring systems

A newly-built berthing area in the Elbe River is powered by nineteen solar panels. The panels provid...

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  • Innovation
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

HHLA container terminals use machine learning technology to boost productivity

Germany’s Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) is one of the first ports worldwide to develo...

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  • IT & Software
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Port of Rotterdam launching a blockchain pilot project on PIN-free container handling

Several industry majors led by the Port of Rotterdam are rolling out a new pilot blockchain project,...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 25 days ago

Svitzer Australia and Smit-Lamnalco extend service deal for four years

Svitzer Australia and Smit-Lamnalco have extended the agreement from 2015 under which Svitzer will c...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 25 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

Unifeeder opts for Digital Twin

Denmark-based shortsea operator Unifeeder A/S and Dutch firm We4Sea B.V. have signed a cooperation a...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

DCSA rolls out standards for digital exchange of operational vessel schedules

Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), a non-profit group established to further digita...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 28 days ago

K Line eyes tougher targets on its decarbonization path

Japanese shipping major Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) aims to improve its CO2 emissions efficiency ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 28 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Maersk to acquire Swedish customs service specialist

A.P. Moller – Maersk has reached an agreement with Bridgepoint Development Capital to acquire ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Green target met ahead of schedule: Yang Ming cuts CO2 emissions by 51 pct

Eleven years ahead of schedule, Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation m...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Silverstream Technologies to work on maximizing its air lubrication system’s potential through machine learning

Air lubrication technology manufacturer Silverstream Technologies in collaboration with the Universi...

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  • Technology
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Furuno acquires Danish maneuvering and steering systems provider

Japanese electronics company Furuno has acquired Danish company EMRI A/S, specializing in autopilots...

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  • Technology
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Nautilus Labs, Insatech Marine partner up to drive ship connectivity

Nautilus Labs and Insatech Marine have announced a partnership to jointly deliver end-to-end instrum...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Singapore: Maritime technology startups to benefit from new initiative

More than 50 Singapore based startups to get liquidity boost ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

ABS chief calls for adequate training of seafarers to cope with digital challenges

The shipping industry has been fairly slow in adopting digitalization, due to its conservative natur...

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  • Technology
Posted: about 1 month ago