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Monthly Archives: December 2017

World’s Largest Automated Sea Container Terminal Opens

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Phase IV of Shanghai Yangshan Deep Water Port, the world’s biggest automated container terminal, started trial operations. Located at the south of Donghai Bridge, phase IV of the Yangshan Port covers 2.23 million square meters and has a 2,350-meter shoreline. Once it enters full operation, …

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Boskalis Completes Successful Aasta Hansteen Float-over Installation

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Early yesterday morning [11 December 2017] Boskalis successfully completed an impressive dual vessel float-over operation of the Aasta Hansteen topside. Over the last number of years Boskalis through its subsidiary Dockwise, has played a critical role in the transportation of the Aasta Hansteen SPAR from …

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ITC, UNCTAD, WTO launch Global Trade Helpdesk

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Trade Centre (ITC), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the WTO have unveiled an innovative tool to help businesses, in particular smaller firms, benefit from trade. Accessible through a new online hub – HelpMeTrade.org – the Global Trade Helpdesk …

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