How we work

Creating a step change in operational performance through technology

Portchain uses mathematical optimization and machine learning to create a step change in operational performance for carriers and terminals. We leverage the latest technologies to create solutions with consumer-grade design and user experience

Decision support tools

Berth Optimization Engine

Increase terminal throughput while simultaneously lowering costs

Our cloud-based Berth Optimization Engine works side-by-side with your TOS to optimize berth planning, increase throughput, and lower costs

Schedule Optimization Engine

Increase schedule reliability while simultaneously lowering bunker costs

Our cloud-based Schedule Optimization Engine works side-by-side with your scheduling system to reduce bunker cost and increase schedule reliability

"AI software start-up Portchain thinks it can bring efficiencies to container shipping. Now some big names in box shipping are giving it support"

James Baker
11 July 2019

"The AI comes in by cutting down the time it takes to come to a conclusion"

Eric Johnson
10 June 2018

"We want to give planners super powers"

Laurence Doe
1 August 2018

"Portchain tackling one of container shipping's biggest challenges"

Louise Vogdrup-Schmidt
31 October 2017