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MHI to launch Cyber Security workshop 21 May, 2024
In recognition of the growing importance of cybersecurity for the supply chain, MHI is hosting a one-day Cybersecurity Workshop on September 17, 2024, at its office in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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CP&A advises on Container Crane Procurement Peer Reviews
Thursday, May 16, 2024 Casper, Phillips & Associates (CP&A) has delivered a presentation to port authorities titled, ‘Peer Review of Container Cranes’, to assist in future procurement processes.
Unirope’s Brown elected to OIPEEC Management Board
Wednesday, May 15, 2024 Unirope president Justin Brown has been nominated to the Board of the International Organization for the Study of Ropes (OIPEEC).
Hendrik Veder Group appoints Sustainability & Circularity specialist
Tuesday, May 14, 2024 In a move that testifies its commitment to creating sustainable change within the marine, oil and gas, and shipping industries, Hendrik Veder Group has announced the appointment of a Sustainability & Circularity Specialist.
Machinery Regulation 2027 rules apply now
Thursday, May 09, 2024 The EU Machinery Regulation 2023/1230 replaces the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC and comes into effect in January 2027. However, some rules apply now, such as requirements for notified bodies (January 20, 2024).
Siemens launches cybersecurity SaaS 
Wednesday, May 08, 2024 Production facilities are increasingly the targets of cyberattacks. Industrial companies are therefore required to identify and close potential vulnerabilities in their systems. To address the need to identify cybersecurity vulnerabilities on the shop floor as quickly as possible, Siemens has launched a new cybersecurity software-as-a-service.
MHI announces new VP of finance
Wednesday, May 08, 2024 After 36 years of dedicated service, MHI announces the retirement of Vice President of Finance, Mike Laurent.
CraneWerks regional expansion 
Tuesday, May 07, 2024 CraneWerks has announced Bo Ambrose has joined the team as regional sales engineer, marking a pivotal moment for the company, as it expands across the East Coast of the United States.
Tele Radio Shows Port Remote Controls at TOC Europe
Wednesday, May 01, 2024 Tele Radio will show a variety of radio remote control solutions for port and cargo supply chain applications at TOC Europe, (June 11-13) at Rotterdam Ahoy Centre, the Netherlands.
ASME Foundation supports Next Generation of engineers
Wednesday, May 01, 2024 The ASME Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), convened more than 250 industry and community leaders and STEM advocates to celebrate the promise of a diverse engineering workforce at its “Optimism Engineered: Empowering Future Visionaries” GALA 2024, in New York recently.
Konecranes appoints Claes Erixon executive VP, Technologies
Tuesday, April 30, 2024 Konecranes has appointed Claes Erixon executive Vice President, Technologies, and member of the Konecranes Leadership Team.

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