Entries by Gabriella Garces

Innovation: Virtual Reality Training Simulator at the Airspace Integration Week 2023

From September 25th to 28th, Madrid was the epicenter for aviation and space navigation, alongside cutting-edge drone technology, during the international event Airspace Integration Week 2023. ENAIRE, leading air traffic management company in Spain, showcased a range of innovative simulators and state-of-the-art displays, while actively participating in high-level conferences. Virtual Reality Training Simulator One of […]

Drones in Action: How the Port of Rotterdam Reduces CO2 Emissions

The Port of Rotterdam has achieved a pioneering milestone by obtaining authorization to deploy long-range drones in inspection and surveillance operations, marking a crucial step in reducing CO2 emissions and promoting sustainable energy in the port sector. How will the drones in Port of Rotterdam work? These drones, managed from the Command and Control Center […]

Sustainable Energy: 6 Projects to Transform the Future of Shipping Logistics

Sustainable energy is the main focus in the journey towards innovation. Today, we want to share with you 6 groundbreaking projects that focus on energy transition in 2023. These initiatives are not just milestones, but beacons of hope in our collective mission towards a greener, more sustainable future. Sustainable Energy  WarmtelinQ: Underground Potential Meet WarmtelinQ, […]

Maritime Safety in the Era of New Technologies and Sustainable Fuels

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has recognized the role that maritime safety and sustainability play in a world where technological advancements and environmental concerns shape industries. As proof to this commitment, the IMO has chosen “Navigating the Future: Safety First” as the World Maritime Theme for 2024, reflecting its dedication to ensuring safe and sustainable […]

The ACI Guide to Airports Worldwide

In an effort to enhance airport efficiency globally, ACI World and ACI-North America have join forces and presented “Airport Capacity: Guidance on Airport Capacity Declaration.” This guidance document, developed in collaboration with Mott MacDonald Limited, provides clear guidelines in three key areas of airport operations: capacity assessment and declaration, governance and responsibilities, and capacity evaluation […]

Solar Farms Out at Sea: Pioneering Clean Energy Advancements

Picture solar farms like this: rows of solar panels generating electricity on circular rafts, braving waves as high as 10 meters in China’s Yellow Sea, about 30 kilometers off the coast of Shandong province. This experiment by State Power Investment Corp. and Ocean Sun AS is a groundbreaking test of offshore solar technology, offering new […]

BlueTechPort: Port of Barcelona and Tech Barcelona Join Forces for Innovation.

Port of Barcelona and Tech Barcelona have opened the doors to BlueTechPort, a new innovation space for companies aiming to drive progress in all sectors related to the blue economy.   Located at Pier 01 in Palau de Mar and owned by Tech Barcelona, this place will host businesses and entrepreneurial projects linked to the […]

The Panama Canal faces a new challenge: The Dry Season

The Panama Canal is taking decisive action in response to the challenging weather conditions affecting water availability in its surrounding lakes. With the looming El Niño phenomenon, the canal is closely monitoring the situation and implementing water conservation measures during the rainy months to replenish vital water reserves.   According to the Panama Canal, the […]

Navigating the Challenges of Seaport Technology Adoption

The maritime industry is evolving rapidly, and seaports worldwide are increasingly leveraging technology to optimize their operations, improve efficiency, and enhance sustainability. However, the adoption of new technologies in seaports comes with its fair share of challenges. From cost considerations to interoperability issues, change management, and cybersecurity concerns, seaports face several hurdles when it comes […]