Navis, Tianjin Port Group ink MoU

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world´s organizations across the shipping supply chain, announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with China-based Tianjin Port Group, currently the world´s largest terminal complex on N4, the company said.

As part of the MOU, Navis and Tianjin Port Group will join forces to accelerate technology innovation within Tianjin Port as it moves towards automation. From the development of a future Smart Port project to joint collaboration on technology adoption and service support, Navis and Tianjin Port Group are well positioned to create a new industry-standard for terminal operations excellence.

The strategic relationship comes on the heels of the fastest N4 implementation on record in Navis´ 30-year history. In less than eight months, Tianjin Port Group transitioned its six terminals–each operating different TOS technologies and system versions–to N4 across the entire port complex. With the project completed, Tianjin Port Group will use N4 to move approximately 15 million TEU annually.

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, is a provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world´s organizations across the shipping supply chain. Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and world-class services to enable our container terminals and carriers alike to streamline their ocean supply chains and better collaborate together, transforming how goods are efficiently delivered.

Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) is a provider of cargo and load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the provider of intelligent cargo handling.