PEMA releases global market surveys on port equipment deliveries

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PEMA - Port Equipment Manufacturers Association

A voice for the industry

Port Equipment Manufacturers Association

A global voice for a global industry

Port equipment and technology

Enabling safe, sustainable and efficient ports

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PEMA’s mission is to provide a forum and public voice for the global port equipment and technology sectors, reflecting their critical role in enabling safe, secure, sustainable and productive ports and thereby supporting world maritime trade. Chief among our aims is to foster good relations within the communities we represent, by providing a forum for the exchange of views on global trends in port equipment and technology design, manufacture, operation and maintenance. PEMA also aims to promote and support the global role of the port equipment and technology industries by raising awareness with the media, customers and other stakeholders; forging relations with other industry associations and bodies; and contributing to best practice initiatives. PEMA membership is open to suppliers of port equipment, providers of technology that supports port handling operations, and consultants in the fields of port and equipment design. An introduction to PEMA (1312)   Please take a look around our website and don’t hesitate to contact us for further information.


>> Just released

PEMA IP08 Laser Technology in Ports and Terminals_001Laser Technology in Ports and Terminals

This Information Paper is intended to provide a high-level overview of the use of laser technology in the ports and terminals sector. The document describes how laser technology works and how it is used today in port and terminal applications, both manned and automated. The various types of laser system are reviewed in depth, together with a detailed overview of technology deployment in ship-to-shore, yard, horizontal transport and gate operations.

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2013 Market Surveys on Global Container Port Equipment Deliveries publicly released

Prepared annually, these surveys are divided into three main equipment areas: ship-to-shore container cranes, yard container cranes and mobile port handling equipment, covering reach stackers, FLTs and terminal tractors.

Read the full news release here >

Download the surveys here >


>> Welcome to our newest members

PEMA is pleased to welcome INTERCON Technical Information Systems L.L.CSpohn + BurkhardtNantong Rainbow Heavy Machineries Co Ltd and ZPMC.


>> Coming up

PEMA AGM & Members Meeting 2015

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3 – 5 February 2015 | Steigenberger Airport Hotel | Amsterdam

We are delighted to announce details of PEMA’s 2015 AGM & Members Meeting, a chance for PEMA members and invited guests to get the latest updates on association activities and new members, and to progress the work of the PEMA Communications, Environment, Safety, Special Events  and Technology Committees and workgroups.
This meeting is open to PEMA members and invited guests only.

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Note: this meeting is only open to PEMA members and invited guests.



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About PEMA

Advanced equipment and technology underpin the performance of today's seaport, marine and intermodal terminal industries. PEMA represents the interests of equipment and technology suppliers on a worldwide basis, providing a platform to inform, educate and promote best practice, both within the industries we serve and externally with port and terminal operators and other key stakeholders.…

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Officers & Board

  Ottonel Popesco, President CEO, Cavotec Ottonel Popesco joined Cavotec Group in 1988 and is currently the company's CEO. Prior to Cavotec, Ottonel worked for five years as sales and marketing director in one of the ABB companies. He is a registered professional engineer and an associate member of the Facilities Engineering Committee of the…

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