The smartest container the planet has ever seen..
The 42 container is an innovation, research and serendipity platform for stakeholders in shipping, ports and related technology. It is meant to answer questions about the future of technology, sustainability and logistical efficiency.
During a two-year period the 42 container will be shipped to partner ports and partner events as a showcase. On its journey, onboard sensors continuously measure the conditions and environment inside and around the container. The container acts as a probe through maritime, port and hinterland processes. The collected data and insights helps to understand which challenges are ahead and what questions we have to ask ourselves.
“Excited to explore how new innovative technologies can transform historical products, like a container, and make industry and supply chain smart”
“We Are 42 is a great collaboration of partners aiming to drive a more sustainable world by using innovative technologies to, at the end, improve the lives of people!“
“Intel is excited about the opportunity of partnering with other industry leaders through the Container 42 project that will enable smart freight worldwide. ”
“With The Science of Where and using GIS, people unlock the full potential of data for every situation.”
“By delivering a secure digital foundation we provide the platform for answers. Now.”
“The Port of Rotterdam is committed to digitalization in order to make the port, and the supply chain, more efficient. The collective insights of 42 container inspires and moves us becoming the digital port of the future.”