Shipping and Containers

P&O Ferrymasters look to WMS experts as sustainable solution comes to the UK

P&O Ferrymasters look to WMS experts as sustainable solution comes to the UK

Evolve Automation, the Leicester-based industrial robotics specialist is introducing a dynamic warehouse management system to the UK which, says the company, brings end-to-end systemisation, visibility and control to warehouse and logistics operations across most market sectors. Called CORAX and developed by Dutch WMS experts Davanti Warehousing, the market-proven SaaS (software …

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Port of Gothenburg introduces pilot scheme for emission-free construction sites

Port of Gothenburg introduces pilot scheme for emission-free construction sites

As much as 20% of carbon emissions from the transport sector currently derive from construction equipment. This figure is expected to rise to 50% as the development of emission-free road transport gathers momentum. To mitigate emissions in the construction sector even further, the Emission-Free Construction Sites project has been initiated …

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China props up the bulk trades as industry hopes for the best but plans for the worse

CHINA PROPS UP THE BULK TRADES AS INDUSTRY HOPES FOR THE BEST BUT PLANS FOR THE WORSE

China is stockpiling every kind of commodity at a “mind-blowing” rate, with the country’s imports propping up an overall fall in trade volumes globally, bulk terminal operators and shippers were told last week at a virtual conference organised by the Association of Bulk Terminal Operators (ABTO). In an introductory presentation …

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P&O Ferrymasters to enable smarter flows of trade with first ‘ Track and Trace’ system for containers in Europe

P&O FERRYMASTERS TO ENABLE SMARTER FLOWS OF TRADE WITH FIRST TRACK AND TRACE SYSTEM

P&O Ferrymasters has announced the launch of an advanced track and trace service for its container customers, making it the first major logistics business in Europe to introduce the technology. The service will allow customers to receive real-time updates on the precise location of their goods as they are transported …

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