Navis In the News

Nov 7, 2016 – Cranes Today

Turnkey Automation

DP World Brisbane has adopted the latest automation technology from Kalmar and Navis to ensure fully integrated operations that deliver optimum productivity and reduce operational costs. The combination of automated stacking cranes and shuttle carriers from Kalmar, integrated with Navis’s N4 terminal operating system, will offer DP World Brisbane excellent customer service as a result of higher waterside productivity, added stacking capacity, more consistent operational performance and additional pickup and delivery flexibility.


Nov 1, 2016 – World Cargo News

Khorgos Gateway Targets 200,000 TEU

The Khorgos Gateway Dry Port in Kazakhstan expects to handle between 45,000 and 50,000 TEU this year, and wants to see that increase to as much as 200,000 TEU in 2017. Located on the Kazakhstan Chinese border, along the New Silk Road, the Khorgos Gateway Dry Port is operated by DP World. It is being developed in concert with China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative.

Nov 1, 2016 – World Cargo News

Navis Looking to SaaS

Speaking at the TOC Europe conference in Hamburg in June, Navis president Benoît de la Tour identified SaaS (Software as a Service) as a key area where he wanted Navis to strengthen its product offering. Last month, Navis took a significant step in that direction when it appointed Raj Gupta as its new chief technology officer and senior vice president of engineering. 

Oct 30, 2016 – Port Strategy

Crafting Our Own Data-Rich Future

How can data make a real impact on the industry if we are still missing the basics on data accessibility and lack the necessary mindsets to drive collaboration? The big challenge will be how to drive change across the supply chain, to prove value and collaboration incentives and to make sure that everybody is a proactive part of the change. Navis’ Oscar Pernia explains why we need forward thinking to realize the benefits of big data.

Colombia-based container terminals Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Cartagena (SPRC) and Terminal de Contenedores de Cartagena (CONTECAR) have selected Navis’ N4 terminal operating system (TOS) to upgrade their existing systems.Both the terminals are currently using Navis’ SPARCS TOS. By upgrading their TOS, the terminals aim to improve their service reliability as well as provide better customer satisfaction, increase competitiveness and modernise their overall terminal operations.

Oct 1, 2016 – Container Management

Caacupe-mi to Build New Port in Villeta

Paraguay’s Caacupe-mi has announced it will build a new port in Villeta following the successful implementation of a new terminal operating system (TOS) at its two existing terminals in the country: one in Asuncion and another in Pilar, the southernmost tip of the country. “Given the geography of Paraguay, we believe that having multiple locations instead of one major port is most beneficial for trade and provides a unique solution for our customers, especially when considering river draft restrictions,” stated Roderick Temperley, CEO of Caacupe-mi.

Oct 1, 2016 – Container Management

Double Success for Navis in Latin America

Software system supplier Navis has announced that Colombian terminals Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Cartagena (SPRC) and Terminal de Contenedores de Cartagena (Contecar) will both migrate to the N4 terminal operating system (TOS) following a combined 20-year run on Navis Sparcs. Furthermore, the newly opened Puerto Central terminal in San Antonio, Chile, has partnered with Navis for its software systems.

Sep 28, 2016 – World Cargo News

Navis launches N4 3.2

The latest version of the N4 TOS includes new functionality for supporting multi-lift container handling, automation and the SOLAS Verified Gross Mass requirement. “Supporting industry expectations, this new release of N4 executes on the vision to provide a technology platform that increases the productivity and efficiency of terminals in various operational environments. N4 3.2 includes a rich set of features and enhancements that help terminal operators to meet the new regulatory requirements of SOLAS, help IT teams administer and maintain N4, and provides innovative solutions for terminals using automated equipment,” Navis said in a statement.

Sep 15, 2016 – Port Technology International

Navis Open Submissions for Inspire Awards 2017

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for leading organizations across the shipping supply chain, has announced that submissions are now being accepted for the second annual Navis Inspire Awards, sponsored by Port Technology International.

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading terminal operators, today announced that Termont Montréal Inc., a longstanding terminal operator at the Port of Montréal, has gone live with Navis’ N4 release 2.6 terminal operating system (TOS). The implementation of the new TOS is part of a project to expand terminal productivity and improve efficiency. Termont currently handles more than 500,000 TEUs annually using STS cranes, RTGs, and front-end loaders.