Miami Port Conference Starts Next Week
The Port & Terminal Technology conference will take place on April 21-22, 2015, at the Hilton Hotel – Miami Downtown, Miami, USA.
This industry event has been running successfully in Europe for the last nine years and is now in its seventh year in the United States.
The conference is a targeted event specially designed for, and aimed at, representatives from operations, maintenance and engineering from port authorities, terminal operators, consultancy firms, dredging contractors, maritime construction firms, consulting engineering firms and suppliers of cargo handling and terminal equipment and those involved in the effective development and operation of container ports and terminals around the globe.
It will explore topics such as port and terminal design, quay and breakwater design, increasing productivity for cargo handling, simulation for cargo handling, impact of larger ships on port infrastructure, terminal efficiency, fender systems, traffic flow, environmental issues, dredging, port automation, etc.