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Cruise Traffic Picks up Momentum at Mormugao Port

Panaji: Port Wings News Network: Luxury Cruise liner MV COSTA NEO CLASSICA arrived at Mormugao Port on 7 December morning with 1222 high end guests and a crew of 575 to the state. This is the 6th cruise liner to dock at Mormugao port during the current cruise tourism season. …

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Korean Register Launches Survey Services Using Drones

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced that it is now conducting inspection services using drones, responding to the industry-wide trend to use more unmanned technology. The new service which has been successfully trialled and now launched, follows extensive collaboration …

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DP WORLD Chairman Meets Ecuador Minister of Foreign Trade

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem met with Ecuador’s Minister of Foreign Trade, Pablo Campana, at the global trade enabler’s flagship Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone in Dubai recently. The visit follows the ground-breaking ceremony held in September this year …

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Classification Steps up to the Digital Challenge: DNV GL

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The maritime world is in the middle of a period of rapid change, with increasing digitalization, new regulations and shifting markets. Classification societies can help to remove barriers, speed up the process, and assist stakeholders make the most of the new landscape, IACS Chairman Knut …

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