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TCIT Celebrates 10-year Anniversary of Founding Ceremony

Tan Cang International Terminal (TCIT) had just held their 10th anniversary of the founding ceremony on 19 September 2019. Over the past decade, the terminal has achieved astounding milestones and is now renowned as the “largest deep-water port in Vietnam.” Proactivity in responding to the changing industry environments and increasing consumer demand has guided their […]

The Importance of Real-time in a TOS

The Container Handling Industry over the years has witnessed many technological breakthroughs while some were futile others were pervasive, creating incredible opportunities for ports and terminals beyond the scope of known capabilities. Automation and the Cloud have been the most substantial technological advancement to date for terminal operating systems, downplaying the significance of real-time control […]

The AI I Should Look for in a TOS

Terminals have the dual duty to assess their overall business operations to depict any flaws and evaluate the best fit terminal operating system that can combat these hotspots. The era of terminals taking a crucial point in the global supply chain is fast approaching, and terminal operators may be facing circumstances that are outside their […]

AI in Terminals

What does AI mean for Terminals? In this current era, existing processes and available resources which cannot efficiently or immediately meet operational demands, has become the incentive for terminal operating systems to expand their field into alternative technologies. As a result, AI has become quite the common buzz word, sparking opportunities for the Container Handling […]

Breaking Down Artificial Intelligence

What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Technologies that adopt various characteristics of human intelligence and behavior are typically referred to as Artificial Intelligence (AI). It is the study of agents that analyze their surroundings to create plans and accomplish the best decision after accounting for both retrospective and current percepts. AI is a construct using two […]

Terminals at the Root of the Economy

Current Landscape The global supply chain can be alluded to as a network, branching out and connecting several other nodes. Namely, international trade and technological advancements are the underlying sources which influence the overall landscape – extending from the global supply chain to globalization and the entire economy. These two driving forces have formed a […]

Types of Optimization

Terminal optimization is segregated into divisions that are allocated different roles and responsibilities. Optimization in the Container Handling Industry is conceived due to terminals experiencing various bottlenecks when vessels berth at the port, inefficient yard planning affecting container movement, the disarray of CHE instructions causing congestion, and poor management of resources which fail to maximize […]