The countdown for the greatest event of the hardware industry in Latin America and the Caribbean Region has begun, Expo F 2018, the International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools, will hold its 2nd edition from September 20 to 22 at the ATLAPA Convention Center, in Panama City, Panama.

Davies Turner, the UK's largest independent freight forwarding company, remains positive about the trading outlook for Turkey despite the country's ongoing economic crisis and depreciating currency.

The Central Asian largest exhibition and conference of transport and logistics services "Transport and Logistics" - TransKazakhstan / Translogostica 2018 will be held from September 18 to 20, 2018.

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released three wind energy market reports stating that as wind installations continue across the country and offshore wind projects move beyond the planning process, technology costs and wind energy prices continue to fall.

Distinct rise in railborne container transport – more conventional general cargo again, less bulk cargo – container throughput slightly lower

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the 2018 World Financial Symposium (WFS) will feature a strong focus on partnership strategies to accelerate delivery of transformation supporting sustained airline financial health.

Top ocean carrier Maersk Line is planning to test the waters of the Northern Sea Route. This week, the newly built sub-Panamax Venta Maersk will head north from Vladivostok for a voyage to St. Petersburg, skipping the Strait of Malacca and the Suez Canal.

Wärtsilä is building the Smart Technology Hub, a new centre of research, product development and production, in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa. As of 2020, all of Wärtsilä's functions and personnel in central Vaasa will transfer to the new hub, along with the logistics and maintenance workshop operations from Runsor.

An expedition was carried out in Greenland this past July that, using technology developed by Latvian company SPH Engineering – a ground penetrating radar (GPR) and drone integrated system – managed to find a World War II aircraft abandoned “in the middle of nowhere”, buried under approximately 100 meters of ice.

A.P. Moller - Maersk and Royal Vopak have agreed to launch a 0.5 percent sulfur bunkering facility in Rotterdam - a first joint initiative that will cater for around 20 percent of Maersk's global demand.


Transmetrics' digital solution optimises marine logistics using AI technologies and Marlink's global multi-band network

According to Chinese state media, the Chinese Academy of Sciences is now working on a fleet of 10 satellites to monitor shipping in the South China Sea. Beijing claims more than 90 percent of the sea's waters as its own, and it has developed a string of island bases with air defense systems, anti-ship missiles and bomber-capable airfields to cement its de-facto control of the region.

Low-sulphur ship fuel, decarbonisation, ballast water management: Stricter international emission limits have moved environment protection to the top of the maritime industry's agenda. The topic will also feature prominently at SMM, the industry's leading international trade fair. Numerous exhibitors will present innovative green technologies, and at the accompanying subject-specific conferences, experts will discuss current trends.

A new 92 metre long ferry built for the Canadian operator Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), and fitted with a broad scope of Wärtsilä solutions, has been delivered. The final commissioning of the vessel took place at the Chantier Davie Canada shipyard in June 2018.

Vessel Performance Optimisation Forum

9 October 2018
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore

 

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