Tag: Port Call Optimisation

Port of Langnas optimises mooring with Trelleborg automated system
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Port of Langnas optimises mooring with Trelleborg automated system

Trelleborg has supplied its rope-free automated mooring system to the Port of Langnas’ international cruise ferry and domestic ro-ro ferry berths. The Port of Langnas is situated in the Baltic Sea on the archipelago of Aland, which has intensive ferry traffic between Sweden and Finland via Aland. The automated mooring system AutoMoor uses smart technologies to increase...

IMO discusses barriers to Just-in-Time operations
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IMO discusses barriers to Just-in-Time operations

A recent IMO meeting has discussed how to overcome contractual and operational barriers to implement Just-in-Time (JIT) operations, which can cut the time ships spend idling outside ports and reduce emissions. Some ships, such as bulk carriers and tankers have clauses in charter part contracts that act as a barrier to the uptake of JOT....

Intelligent Cargo Systems launches free port call efficiency tool
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Intelligent Cargo Systems launches free port call efficiency tool

Maritime technology start-up Intelligent Cargo Systems has launched a free self-assessment tool that enables containership operators to see how port idle time affect their bunker consumption. The Port Call Calculator asks for a few questions about the ship’s current approach, communication with fleet management in port, real-time measurements of port call idle time, and others...

CargoMate becomes Intelligent Cargo Systems
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CargoMate becomes Intelligent Cargo Systems

Shipping technology start-up, CargoMate is rebranding to Intelligent Cargo Systems. The two-year-old start-up develops port call optimisation technology and has launched a new brand to is better serve its strategic objective of improving the flow of cargo around the world. “What started as a digital logbook to improve the lives of seafarers, has become a...