IMO recognises Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has recognised the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) as a component of the World-Wide Radio Navigation System (WWRNS) for operation in the Indian Ocean Region. IRNSS is an independent regional navigation satellite system developed by India to provide accurate position information service to assist in the navigation of ships.

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Loadsmart lands $90M from BlackRock, Maersk, for digital shipping platform

Investors just delivered another $90 million into the coffers of Loadsmart, a digital freight startup, the company announced Friday (Nov. 20). BlackRock led the Series C funding round, which also included key industry investors like international shipping giant Maersk, which has been an investor since Loadsmart’s Series A round, and TFI International Inc. Chromo Capital co-led the.

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Standardized codes to facilitate digitization of terminal operations

A new database is being launched which provides, a clean, consistent, machine-readable standardized container facility identification of over 11,000 facilities in 160 countries. While it might seem like intuitive elements of a global shipping network, the Bureau International des Containers (BIC) and the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) are pointing to it as another example.

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Lloyd’s Register launches dedicated maritime decarbonization hub

Lloyd’s Register [LR] has launched a dedicated centre of excellence to accelerate decarbonisation of the world of shipping. The Maritime Decarbonisation Hub, a joint initiative between Lloyd’s Register Group and Foundation, brings together thought leaders and experts with the aim of helping the maritime industry design, develop and commercialise the pathways to future fuels required for.

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APM Terminals expands API offer and terminal coverage

Following the successful launch of APM Terminals API (application programming interface) and Data Services store earlier this year, APM Terminals has increased the number of terminals providing data via its APIs. The company has also added new APIs for Export Booking Inquiries and Container Event history. Meeting customer’s expectations for fast and reliable delivery in.

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Supplynote raises $600,000 from SOSV, others

Supplynote, a Noida-based provide chain automation platform, has raised $600,000 in a bridge spherical, led by US-based multi-stage enterprise capital agency SOSV and Australia-based world VC agency Artesian Ventures. Existing traders SucSEED Ventures, CIO Angel Network, Venture Catalysts and angel traders Arjun Soni, Angad Soni and Sunny Vohra additionally participated within the spherical, the corporate.

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APM Terminals upgrades container tracking platform

APM Terminals (APMT) has made a personalisation option available as part of its roll-out of a standardised container tracking system for customers, enabling customers to save containers to a watchlist and set up email notifications. Aiming to save time and optimise container flow, more than 22 of the company’s terminals provide access to container tracking,.

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