Portwise, originally founded as part of TBA Group, is a world-leading consultancy and simulation firm for terminal logistics. We believe in the value of a connected world where logistics is and remains an important factor for well-being and prosperity worldwide. Global logistics can be designed and organised smarter, more efficiently and more sustainably. By using our extensive knowledge, smart software tools, and intelligent simulation models we give you the best advice that results in an optimized, sustainable and smart working terminal. 


TBA's design, simulation, and consultancy operations continue under the name Portwise.

The new name and visual identity highlight Portwise’s ambitions to be the absolute authority when it comes to design and planning of terminals, including modernisation, operational improvements planning and financial evaluation.

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Portwise’s validation expertise a vital component in Georgia Ports Authority’s decision process

As a result of improvements recommended by Portwise, Georgia Ports Authority effectively doubled its volume over the last decade.

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Latest updates & research

Portwise uses models, tooling and expertise, to design smarter, more efficient and more sustainable ports and terminals for futureproof logistics around the world.

Brownfield terminal automation: 5 major pitfalls

The road to automation is full of risks and challenges. If such challenges are not tackled adequately, the objectives may not be achieved. Here we discuss a number of pitfalls to be avoided during the implementation of (automation) technology.

Berth capacity as function of call size

The change from being a port as part of a intercontinental rotation to a regional rotation is a big one. Not just for the terminal operator, but certainly also for the cargo owners

Portwise will present at the Future-Proof Technologies Conference in Dubai

Join Dr. Yvo Saanen, Managing Director of Portwise, for a Q&A session at the Future-Proof Technology Event in Dubai on February 29th, organized by Transport & Logistics Middle East.

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