The Next Generation Container Port
On Thursday afternoon, the Supply Chain committee discussed about the future of container port. The speakers included Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, National University of Singapore Associate Professor Chew Ek Peng Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, National University of Singapore Associate Professor Lee Loo Hay, and Senior Assistant Director (Tuas Port Development) / Project Director (Next Generation Port), Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Eugene Khoo. The speakers presented on their award winning terminal concept, the Sustainable Integrated Next Generation Automated Port (SINGAPort). This concept is able to address Singapore’s land scarcity and the rising labor cost.