Search results for: Digitalization

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  • 17 July 2020
    Automation, Infrastructure, Innovation, IT & Software

    A digital twin is a dynamic digital representation of an object or a system. It uniquely describes in a binary format a person, product, or environment’s key characteristics and properties and can be rendered in one or more physical or digital spaces.

  • 22 July 2020
    Automation, Infrastructure, IT & Software

    The coronavirus pandemic is proving to be a catalyst for the digitalization of shipping, prompting ocean supply chain stakeholders to abandon manual processes and embrace automation to drive business growth, a new survey by transport management systems provider Haven Inc shows. The survey found that global business lockdowns had highlighted the time and cost savings […]

  • 7 July 2020
    Automation, Business & Finance, IT & Software

    Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), a non-profit group established to further digitalisation of container shipping technology standards, has published standards for the exchange of operational vessel schedules (OVS). The standards can be implemented by vessel operators, as well as their Vessel Sharing Agreement (VSA) partners and operational service providers, to enable automatic sharing of schedule information. […]

  • 13 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    HHLA aims to be the gateway to the future, enabling containerships, trains but also data flow through this gateway.

  • 8 March 2018

    Transas CEO: Maritime operations and fleet processes continue to be in limbo.

  • 7 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    The payment process in container shipping ready for digital disruption.

  • 6 June 2016

    Despite a 20 percent capacity reduction and closure of over 500 shipyards, ordering levels for new ships are well below world capacity, Martin Stopford, Non-Executive President of Clarksons Research Services said while speaking ahead of the SMM maritime trade fair in Hamburg. As a result, shipyards and equipment manufacturers face a challenging year, he stressed. In […]

  • 29 April 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Infrastructure, Innovation, Outlook & strategy, Ports & Logistics, Technology, Vessels

    A new partnership between IMO, WCO, UNECE and ISO has been signed to support the increased maritime digitalisation.

  • 13 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Japanese shipping giant NYK unveiled what it claims to be the world’s first onboard use of digital currency.

  • 19 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Digitization is rapidly transforming the ocean container shipping industry, according to ocean shipping electronic marketplace INTTRA. In a new whitepaper – “Blueprint 2032: How Technology Transforms Ocean Container Shipping”, INTTRA reports that the pace of technology innovation is accelerating as businesses seek new and more efficient ways to optimize. INTTRA sees three technology trends converging […]

  • 15 July 2020
    Business developments & projects

    The Hague-based LNG giant Shell has bought a ‘minor stake’ in GLX Digital, an Australian trading software solutions developer for global commodity markets.

  • 31 July 2020

    Digitalization, big data, and new technologies such as artificial intelligence are key in enabling the post-COVID recovery, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim told a webinar on Digital Connectivity and Data Standards. Lim added that the pandemic has affected us all, both socially and economically, and has had an unprecedented impact on shipping business and seafarers. The pandemic has shown that shipping, […]

  • 21 May 2020
    Innovation, IT & Software, Technology

    The Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) believes that the potential of eliminating paper from trade and digitising bills of lading might be sped up in the post-COVID-19 reality. As explained, despite the enormous potential in savings of time and money, the promise of an electronic bill of lading (eBL) for the container shipping industry has […]

  • 27 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Evergreen Marine Corporation has launched GreenX, an integrated container logistics solution platform.

  • 7 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Tankers is launching a new standalone digital business.

  • 1 May 2019
    Equipment

    Oilfield software specialist FutureOn has launched a cloud-based platform which enables the digital twin of an offshore field from first concept to first oil and beyond.

  • 26 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    CMA CGM launches eSolution, a digital system aimed at enhancing the customer experience.

  • 7 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The international shipping association BIMCO has elected a new president, who has set a goal to promote digitalisation across the industry during his two-year presidential term. In his new role, Anastasios Papagiannopoulos, CEO of Common Progress, informed that he aims to work on three themes, including digitalisation, reducing administrative burden for the ship’s master, and encouraging the successful implementation […]

  • 31 October 2017

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Shell Eastern Trading (Shell) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate in the research and development of projects in areas of clean fuel technologies, automation and digitalization. Under the MOU, the duo plans to cooperate on developing innovative solutions to reduce emissions in the port, […]

  • 7 June 2018

    It will be a long journey for shipping companies to embark on their digital transformation.

  • 12 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s Ulstein and Germany’s Schottel are to optimize ship operations with digital services.

  • 10 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Synergy CEO: Technology will unlock the maritime sector’s true potential.