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January 19, 2018updated 28 Apr 2022 11:23am

Deals this week: BOURBON, Maersk, APM Terminals

BOURBON has entered a partnership agreement with Bureau Veritas for the development and deployment of automation and real-time monitoring fleet applications.

BOURBON has entered a partnership agreement with Bureau Veritas for the development and deployment of automation and real-time monitoring fleet applications.

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The collaboration aims to improve digital technologies to counter cyber-security threats.

The solution is currently being piloted on Bourbon Explorer 508 vessel during a voyage in Trinidad waters.

BOURBON’s strategic partner Kongsberg has developed an application to gather data from ship’s dynamic positioning (DP) systems as part of the initiative.

"A.P. Moller – Maersk is set to partner with IBM as part of a new joint venture (JV) to develop a global trade digitalisation platform for the shipping industry."

The project is also being supported by a partnership between Bureau Veritas and APSYS.

A.P. Moller – Maersk is set to partner with IBM as part of a new joint venture (JV) to develop a global trade digitalisation platform for the shipping industry.

The JV aims to commercialise core capabilities in order to support the digitalisation and automation of the global supply chain system.

IBM will also offer additional cloud-based, open-source technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), internet of things (IoT) and analytics solutions.

The JV plans to offer the solution globally in the next six months, subject to the receipt of regulatory clearance.

APM Terminals‘ Poti unit has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Poti New Terminals Consortium to build a new bulk cargo terminal in Georgia, US.

The new terminal is set to cost an estimated $100m and will be able to process 1.5 million tonnes of dry bulk cargo a year.

Poti New Terminals will handle the design, development and operation of the new breakwater, dry bulk cargo terminal and related infrastructure as part of the deal.

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2022: So far In Venture Capital

Global investment in 2022 has been majorly dominated by North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, whereas the Middle East, and South and Central America have recorded low investments comparatively. In light of this, Europe and North America have been identified as the major destinations for Private Equity and Venture Capital (PE/VC) investments.   GlobalData’s whitepaper analyzes which sectors PE/VC firms have been investing in, looking at Technology, Media, and Telecom, with these sectors recording $356 billion and a deal volume of over 10,000 deals in 2022. Healthcare, Financial Services, Business & Consumer Services, and Construction sectors have also seen high investment activity by PE/VC firms, recording a deal value of over $70 billion each.   But what can this mean for you?   Understand how the Deals Database on GlobalData Explorer can be leveraged to:  
  • Track the Aggregate Investment Volumes in PE/VC-Stage firms across geographies and sectors, in addition to viewing the specific deals that drove these volumes
  • Identify the top investors already active in any sector-Geography combinations
  • Assess the Performance of Financial and Legal Advisors, supporting the Dealmaking in any segment of choice (Customizable League tables)
  • Understand what is driving the PE/VC fundraising (Deal Rationale)
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