A joined adventure

The partners involved in the 42 container have a shared vision on how new technology will increase safety, sustainability and efficiency in shipping and ports. With recent developments in software, hardware, standardization and legislation, (semi) autonomous vessels with optimal decision support are more real than ever. But still many questions and answers remain uncertain and the 42 container is one of the platforms to explore that unknown terrain.
The Port of Rotterdam Authority enhances the competitive position of Europe’s biggest port as a logistics hub and world-class industrial complex.
Together with our clients and partners, IBM is using innovative technologies, like AI, Cloud and IoT turning Rotterdam into the World’s Smartest Port.
Cisco designs and sells broad lines of products, provides services, and delivers integrated solutions to develop and connect networks around the world.
Esri, the global market leader in geographic information system software, location intelligence, and mapping, offers the most powerful Geospatial Cloud available.
Axians supports its customers in the field of integrated Information and Communication Technology; to make the world smarter, every day!

Intel® IOT in Action: Making the Shipping and Logistics Industry smarter.

HyET Solar Powerfoil, thin, lightweight, flexible and cost effective solar modules, the ideal replacement for heavy glass panels.

Van Donge & de Roo involved in shipping and logistics, we pride ourselves to be “miles ahead in shipping”, one of THE reasons to be part of this project!

Enables autonomous ships to make safe, clean and efficient port calls.

Future-proof and cost-effective power systems using superior and sustainable battery technology.


Flexible energy storage systems built on the revolutionary Lead-Crystal battery technology.

Tripany as an IoT & Cloud partner collaborates with Advanced Mobility Services in the field of telematics, fleet and process management applications.