GateHouse Maritime Joins Delivering Green

Thomas Donslund, Chief Technology Officer at GateHouse Maritime joins Delivering Green: Creating Sustainable Supply Chains Online Event to share more data about how the maritime industry can reach its NetZero goals. You can register here for free and learn more about ocean data and sustainability! The supply chain and logistics industries are exploding right now […]

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VIDEO | Shipping Embraces The Digital Challenge

The maritime industry has always been considered more traditional in comparison with the rest of the supply chain. In recent years, however, it has also been forced to face the challenges of digitisation. With the new International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) regulations and drive to reach 50% reduced GHG emissions by 2050, the sector is embarking […]

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One Year On: What Lessons The Suez Canal Blockage Taught Us?

In March 2021 the Suez Canal was blocked by the large container ship Ever Given. The event focused the attention of the world to how vulnerable supply chains can be when something like that happens. We spoke to Antony Francis from Endava about what the blockage has taught us, can it happen again and what […]

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VIDEO | Redesigning Logistics For Women

The logistics industry has changed a lot during the last few decades but much more needs to be done when it comes to equality and openness. We spoke to Sandra Rothbard from Freight Matters about how logistics needs to redesign itself to feel more accommodating and welcoming towards not only women but minorities. You can […]

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Key data to meet changing marine logistics expectations

Data transfer can serve as a guiding star for marine logistics in a post COVID era – so says Martin Wallgren, Chief Information Officer for the GAC Group. The fight against the COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, as many countries now face a fresh wave of infections. However, the global vaccination programme has given […]

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New hi-tech system to fight emission at Port of Felixstowe

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) will work with Britain’s biggest and busiest container port, the Port of Felixstowe, to improve efficiency, reduce harmful carbon emissions and enable more containers to be handled. This project applies digital technologies such as machine learning and optimisation techniques to build predictive models for container flows around the port. This will […]

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As the first round of tender data has started to roll in, Xeneta data indicates that most of the 2022 contracts will be at record-high levels. As carriers reap the benefit of a great year so far; shippers are still looking to bring predictability and stability to their supply chain. So what prices are coming in? Xeneta data for four trades show bids landing in three main price brackets:  The lowest bids are being offered by some carriers but require […]

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Data can unlock safety, efficiency and more in shipping

Technology can help the maritime industry to improve efficiency, reliability and safety. We spoke to Søren Christian Meyer, CEO, ZeroNorth, about intelligent weather routing, the costs of implementing data monitoring and investing in clean technologies, as well as what shipping companies are struggling the most when it comes to data. How can weather monitoring improve […]

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Historic Collaboration for Maritime Shipping

BSR established Clean Cargo nearly 19 years ago to help tackle the hard to abate maritime shipping sector. Clean Cargo has grown to over 80 shipper, carrier and freight forwarder members, representing major freight buyers and over 85 percent of the global container cargo carried worldwide. Since inception, the collaborative initiative has focused on reporting, decarbonization, and best […]

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VIDEO | Data Improves Predictability in Ports

Ports generate a lot of data, however many of them are not using their data to its full potential. The Logistics Point spoke to David Yeo, founder and CEO of Innovez One, a provider of digital solutions for port optimisation, about the journey ports have to make when digitising, what deep tech is and how […]

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