PEMA releases global market surveys on port equipment deliveries

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Port Equipment Manufacturers Association welcomes four new members

ZPMC, Nantong Heavy Rainbow Machineries, Spohn + Burkhardt and INTERCON Technical Information System...

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PEMA Joins International Association of Port Cities

July 19, 2018 – PEMA joins the International Association of Port Cities (AIVP), solidifying the co...

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PEMA Autumn Members Meeting 2018

July 5, 2018 – PEMA is pleased to announce that its Autumn Members Meeting 2018 will take place at...

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University of Hamburg Team win PEMA Student Challenge for Second Year Running

June 29, 2018 – The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) hosts the PEMA Student Ch...

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Automation & Control Technologies Committee

“Container ports and terminals are facing a continuous challenge to improve efficiency in their operations, which in part, is driven by the steady increase in vessel size. At the same time, there is also a high demand for improved safety and better sustainability in ports and terminals worldwide. Automation has played a key role in meeting these challenges during the last two decades, and there remains no end in sight for this development, especially in the current landscape of new and emerging technologies.”

Kari Rintanen, Manager Port Technology Research, Konecranes

PEMA Automation & Control Technologies Committee Chair

Founded in August 2010, the PEMA Automation & Control Technologies Committee (formerly the Technology Committee) is dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding of the role of automation, information and communication technologies in modern port and terminal operations.

Formed of PEMA members and other experts in the manufacture and supply of advanced software, hardware and systems, the Committee promotes innovation, thought leadership, best practice awareness in the development and use of equipment drives, controls and robotics, process automation, automated identification, sensing, location and navigation, communications and data management technologies, operations software, systems integration and associated ICT in ports and terminals. As part of its remit, the Committee also develops and promotes industry guidelines and standards.

Member case studies, white papers and research reports

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This case-study from IDENTEC SOLUTIONS documents the successful deployment of RFID technology by Georgia Ports Authority, supporting productivity, safety and sustainable growth.


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