Rotterdam Port, Partners launch Container Logistics Blockchain Pilot project

ROTTERDAM : ABN AMRO, the Port of Rotterdam Authority and Samsung SDS, the logistics and IT arm of Samsung, have joined forces to launch a container logistics pilot based on blockchain technology. The parties informed that their goal is for a complete, paperless integration of physical, administrative and financial streams within international distribution chains. “Currently
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As a part of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, APM Terminals Pipavav has initiated the “Pashu Uday” project with a vision to increase the population of productive livestock through integrated livestock development, capacity building of the livestock owners and awareness about career options in livestock management among school students in 30 villages around the port.
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Shri Pon. Radhakrishnan, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Finance and Shipping held discussions on Four Lane Elevated Link Road from Chennai Port to Maduravoyal project on 5thOctober 2018 at Chennai Port Premises, says a release. Joint Secretary (Ports),   Ministry of Shipping, Chairman, Chennai Port Trust and Senior Officers of NHAI, Navy and Govt. of
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The Joint Command and Control Center at the Port of Long Beach.The Port of Long Beach will build and demonstrate a $7.1 million “microgrid” to show the promising new technology’s effectiveness in providing a clean, reliable supply of electricity for critical operations at the nation’s second-busiest seaport. With the help of a $5 million grant
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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has announced that on September 11, a naming ceremony for an ice-breaking LNG carrier, jointly ordered by MOL and China COSCO Shipping Corporation, was held at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd (DSME). As a crowd of VIPs and personnel involved in the project looked on, the newbuilding was named
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Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, along with Bangladesh Premier, Sheikh Hasina, Tripura Chief Minister, Mr Biplab Kumar Deb, and West Bengal Chief Minister, Ms Mamata Banerjee, jointly inaugurated the commencement of works of the Agartala-Akhaura rail project this week by way of video conferencing. The Agartala-Akhaura rail project was conceptualised in 2010 and the MoU
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The Jawaharlal Nehru Port trust under the ministry of shipping, the ministry of railways and the state governments of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh have inked a MoU for implementation of a 362 kilometre new railway line between Indore and Manmad. The project will reduce the distance from Mumbai/Pune to key central India locations by 171
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An MoU was signed on Tuesday between JNPT-Ministry of Shipping, Ministry of Railways, government of Maharashtra and government of Madhya Pradesh for implementation of 362 km Indore-Manmad New Railway Line Project. The project will reduce the distance from Mumbai/Pune to key central India locations by 171 km. Present at the signing were Mr Nitin Gadkari,
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V.Group, the leading global marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, announced that it has engaged with management consultancy Accenture to transform its approach to crew management. Named Embark, the project seeks to develop an in-house shared services model which streamlines and optimises key processes for V.Group’s seafarers, customers, and colleagues. Embark will
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A freight distribution center placing high-demand logistics capability inside a global trade gateway will soon take shape here. The Port of Oakland said today that work should begin this fall on a long-awaited Seaport Logistics Complex. The complex is envisioned as a cargo-handling campus that could change the trajectory of Port business. Currently a West
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