Frank Coles wins inaugural SMART4SEA Leadership Award

Frank Coles, Chief Executive Officer of Transas, has won the prestigious inaugural SMART4SEA Leadership Award, recognising his outstanding contribution to transformative thinking in the maritime industry. The 2018 SMART4SEA awards, held yesterday (Tuesday) on the eve of the SMART4SEA Conference in Athens, focus exclusively on the initiatives and individuals who foster ‘Smart Excellence & Sustainable […]

Port of Rotterdam teams with IBM to build a connected, smart port of the future

The Port of Rotterdam Authority and IBM are to collaborate on a multi-year digitisation initiative to transform the port’s operational environment using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in the cloud to benefit the port and those who use it. The initiative will also prepare the Port of Rotterdam’s entire 42-kilometre site to host connected ships […]

Financial strength maintained at Steamship Mutual after capital return

At Steamship Mutual’s recent Board Meeting in Singapore the Directors noted the continued growth in the Club’s owned entry by 4.5 million tons, increasing the combined owned and chartered entry to 156 million tons. The overall cost of claims for the current P&I year is significantly higher than the very low level at the same […]

WISTA Singapore launches Asia Conference to celebrate milestone year

Women leaders from all over the world will gather in Singapore to attend the forthcoming WISTA Singapore Asia Conference taking place on 10th May 2018. The theme of the conference is “#UnlockingAsia – Opportunities and Threats” and topics such as “Ports & Terminals”, “Cyber Security” and “One Belt One Road Initiative” will be explored by […]