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Digitalisation – one of the keys for ports’ integration into reinvented maritime industry

Digitalisation

Digitalisation, risk management plus a focused approach to sustainability are imperative for ports’ smooth transition to the exponential maritime landscape In a recent webinar organised by International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) and the Indian Ports Association for South Asia, various issues were identified as keys to facilitate business …

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Teespot seeks to enhance port efficiency and operations through digitalisation

port efficiency

PD Ports to collaborate with Port of Rotterdam to enhance port efficiency and greater data exchange between Europe and the UK A Port Community System (PCS) will be implemented utilising technology used by Port of Rotterdam under a first-phase partnership between PD Ports and Port of Rotterdam International. This system …

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Singapore authorities ramp up safety measures after latest infections

safety measure

Firm action to be taken against companies found to have breached the safety regulations resulting in the infections  The recent cases involving a marine surveyor and a harbour pilot tested positive for COVID-19 have sent Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) and the Ministry of …

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HPC and Roland Berger to undergo study on the restructuring of Port of Beirut

restructuring of Port of Beirut

HPC and Roland Berger to undergo study on the restructuring of Port of Beirut Hamburg Port Consulting (HPC) has joined Roland Berger, the Munich-based international management consultancy, to initiate a study for the restructuring, construction, and operations of Beirut port following the recent chemical explosion incident. They aim to achieve …

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British Ports Association calls for Freeports in England

British Ports Association

British Ports Association calls for Freeports in England: For several years, the British Ports Association has been promoting a port zoning economic vision, which supports regional growth and prosperity, similar to the Freeports strategy. On Monday, November 16, 2020, the BPA announced the launch of the bidding process and the …

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