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Streamline your berth alignment process through Portchain’s digital handshake

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Why digitalize your berth alignment process?

Achieve Just-In-Time operations

Increase berth on arrival, improve vessel speed management, and reduce bunker and emissions by 6-14%. Leverage the power of real-time accurate data sharing to unlock operational savings.

One connection to the terminal-carrier network

Get access to all terminals and carriers on Portchain’s Network through a single interface or API with standardized data.

Accurate data for reliable planning

Connect to the most accurate source of vessel call and terminal berthing data and take your planning reliability to the next level.

Stop chasing - save countless hours from fewer phone calls and emails

Spend your time where it matters and make data-driven decisions based on a common source of truth between terminal and carrier.



Get notified whenever something changes

Stay up-to-date with personalized email notifications ensuring you are always on top with the latest changes.


Replace your emails and spreadsheets

Reduce the limitations of spreadsheets and access real-time data of all your vessels in one place.


Rely on accurate vessel call data

We handle all system integrations, whether through APIs or parsing EDI files, providing you with timely and accurate data updates directly from your partners.

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Streamline all communication around a port call in one single channel

Keep your communications and the port call information in one easy retrievable place.


Increase berth alignment

Use the alignment indicators to easily identify when action is needed to re-align with your partners. Create digital agreements with a traceable audit log of changes.

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Access your berth plan on the go

Stay connected even when away from your desk with our Mobile view, providing convenient access to port-call information while on the go.

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Portchain Connect streamlines and centralizes vessel berth call data all in one place.

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Alignment indicators for port calls


Tracker View


Embedded AIS tracking of vessels


TOS and Carrier system integration

changelog and notifications

Port-call change log and notifications


Structured Communication

Reference case


Hapag-Lloyd is the 5th largest container shipping company in the world. And one of the leading operators in the Transatlantic, Middle East, Latin America and Intra-America trades.

“Portchain's cloud-based solution provides powerful insights into the robustness of schedules and allows us to quickly make changes in real-time. We look forward to creating additional value from this partnership for our customers.”

Volume Transported


per year
Total fleet capacity

2.1 TEU


280 vessels


Providing a wide service coverage with the 6th largest fleet in the world. Ocean Network Express was established on July 7, 2017 by the integration of 'K' Line, MOL and NYK.

“Our partnership with Portchain marks a promising step forward in our commitment to operational excellence and sustainable shipping. By leveraging Portchain Connect, we look forward to delivering quality information to our customers, optimizing our vessel scheduling, enhancing collaboration with terminals, and delivering superior service to our clients.”

Capt. Masaharu Urabe

Global Vessel Operations at Ocean Network Express
Volume transported


per year
Total fleet capacity

1.8M TEU


232 vessels

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United States' largest port for waterborne tonnage, including the area’s largest breakbulk facility and two of the most efficient container terminals in the country.

“Port Houston has a strategic objective to enhance efficiency and resilience through innovative technology. We are excited to improve our berth alignment and collaboration with our customers. The automated data exchange and digital collaboration saves time and effort and improves the berth scheduling process.”

Mike Shaffner

Director Operations Planning and Technology, Port Houston
Total capacity

3.5 TEU

per year
Port Miles


Number of cranes

27 STS


EUROGATE Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven is Germany’s only deep-water container terminal.

“Our collaboration with Portchain is underpinned by a shared commitment to excellence, as we work together to harness the power of data collaboration.”

Pierre Cordes

Planning Manager at EUROGATE Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven.
Total capacity

2.7 TEU

per year
Total Quay Length


Container Gantires



One of the most important Container Terminals of Eastern Marmara and Turkey’s leading Tank Terminal in Vegetable Oil Storage.

“EVYAPPORT is the first Turkish container terminal to join the Portchain Connect Network. We hope that our newest collaboration with Portchain, which we deeply embrace, is inspiring for all Turkish ports.”

H. Kayhan Alipaşaoğlu

Evyapport Container Terminal Manager
Total capacity

8.5 TEU

per year
Total Quay Length


Number of cranes


Are you ready to take your scheduling and berthing processes to the next level?

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Streamline your berth alignment process through Portchain’s digital handshake

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