Container carrier Maersk Line has participated in a fast-growing BoxTech container database, a digital platform that facilitates an automated seamless flow of container information between different parties throughout the supply chain.
The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) is launching a number of initiatives to adapt to digitalisation and the rapidly changing maritime industry, incoming chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen announced at a press conference in London today.
Rolls-Royce is focusing on the shift from mechanical to electrical and digitalisation for its marine business as it expects challenging markets to continue in 2017.
Mumbai-based crew travel company Fly Hi reports that it has launched an innovative new digital e-commerce platform called Just One Click (JOC).
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has launched the first Smart Port Challenge 2017 (SPC 2017) on Monday as part of the port authority’s wider effort to develop innovation and push ahead with digital transformation.
Technology group Wärtsilä will be be hosting a series of presentations on the advantages of digitalisation for the future of shipping at its stand – or Digital Lounge as it prefers to call it – at Nor-Shipping.
Industry leaders today kicked off discussions at the sixth edition of Sea Asia with a focus on digitalisation and the need for industry players to embrace this new reality in order to remain competitive in today’s market environment.
Norway-headquartered classification society DNV GL has partnered with the Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) to explore smart shipping, digitalisation, big data and real time information management initiatives.