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.

Myths and reality about technological developments: separating hype from value​ 

In this article, we explore several key insights that were shared during the presentation. We zoom into the myths and realities surrounding technological developments and discuss how to distinguish hype from actual value.

The ASC yard vs. the transhipment factor

In a recent keynote (#CTAC USA 2023 in Norfolk), Rich Ceci and Yvo Saanen presented lessons learnt from 20 years of terminal development in the port of Virginia.

Portwise Welcomes Kaj de Groot as Director of Automation Projects

Kaj de Groot will join the Portwise team, bringing his extensive experience and expertise in automation and autonomy to lead the new business line within the company, dedicated to automation projects.

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