IAPH conducted a survey during October 2020 to all ports concerning the use of data under the FAL Convention and the role of digitalization within the port sector, revealing that the majority of respondents struggle with the mandatory requirement on electronic data exchange.
The classification society, Bureau Veritas (BV) successfully completed an underwater remote survey using the Seasam technology eco-system from Notilo Plus onboard a Corsica linea ship.
Digitalization plays a crucial role in the shipping industry and in how operations can improve. Therefore, Newport Shipping launched an online portal aiming to improve and ease ship repair and retrofit works.
With digitalization being at the forefront goals of the shipping industry, Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe is about to deploy 5G technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) as part of the UK Government’s 5G Trials and Testbeds Programme.
Given the fact that most modern container ships are equipped with loading computers, North P&I Club launched a guidance, focused on the importance of correctly using computer programs for container stowage.
The International Maritime Security Associates, INC (IMSA) launched a shipboard based cyber security assessment tool to assist the industry be in line with the IMO 2021 cyber security regulations.
With a new Safetytech PoC Fund, the Safetytech Accelerator aims to facilitate the trials of digital products and services that can significantly enhance safety and reduce risk in safety-critical industries and infrastructure.
The Port of Rotterdam along with the STC International shake hands and developed a new online Port Management Programme focused on digitalization.
Director General of Amirabad Ports and Maritime noted that one of the most important goals of port smartization is to turn the port into a neutral interface to provide services to maritime sector.
A leading fintech company for trade and trade finance collaborated with a Singapore-based company, launching a new logistics module, blockchain-enabled, expanding Kratos that will enable shipping stakeholders to easily collaborate and do business together.
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