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Rotterdam uses IoT to save 1 hour of berthing time

For the Port of Rotterdam, it is about using technology to help customers.  Lee Kok Leong reports on how the port is leveraging on the IoT to save one hour in berthing time which can amount to US$80,000 US dollars in savings for shipping companies.

Raoul Tan, business manager digital development, Port of Rotterdam

What does it mean to be a smart port?

Lee Kok Leong, our special correspondent, talks to Raoul Tan, business manager digital development, Port of Rotterdam, and finds out that a smart port is not all about having the latest and most advanced technology.  It is, in fact, using technology to create value for customers. 

WEC Mondriaan Rotterdam, cargo container ship near port Credit: Kees Torn

Port of Rotterdam uses IoT to reduce berthing time of ships

For the Port of Rotterdam, it is about using technology to help customers.  Lee Kok Leong reports on how the port is leveraging on the IoT to save one hour in berthing time which can amount to US$80,000 US dollars in savings for shipping companies.