PSA Corporation (PSA) and Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) marked the graduation of the first batch of 29 PSA engineers and ICT managers from SIT’s Systems Engineering programme. The two organisations had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in March 2017 on various collaborations which include, amongst others, developing and implementing a training programme focusing on automation technology to meet PSA’s capability development in preparation for its Tuas port.

The Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, successfully priced and sold $216.2m worth of Senior Lien Revenue Bonds, on 24 July.

The Port of Felixstowe reported an improvement in volumes handled last week, although still lower than expectations, as it continues to grapple with problems caused by its new terminal operating system installed last month.

Kerry Logistics Network is leveraging on its long presence in Georgia and the Caucasian region to develop a port and Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Georgia.

Singapore is continuing to invest in navigational safety in the waters of one of the world’s busiest ports as it sees a significant drop in major incidents over the last decade.

Netherland-based Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has received a Letter of Award from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) for the port development project Tuas Terminal Phase II in Singapore, also referred to as Tuas Terminal Finger Pier 3, the company announced Wednesday. 

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is teaming up with IBM for a multi-year digitalisation plan to transform its operations with the Internet of Things (IoT).

A Philippine-flagged bulker Action Trader collided with a dolphin at the dockside in the Port of Gresik, Indonesia.

Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) in a consortium with Van Hattum en Blankevoort (Royal VolkerWessels) and TBI subsidiary Mobilis has been awarded a contract by the Port of Rotterdam Authority to build quay walls and a jetty, as well as to execute related activities for the construction of a new tank terminal in the port of Rotterdam.

UK Shipping Minister John Hayes vowed to be a ‘resolute, committed and determined champion’ of the UK ports sector when he spoke at the UK Major Ports Group annual reception on 27 November.

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