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Yearly Archives: 2018

Associations Seek To Permit Hosiery Related Goods Carrying Vehicles To Operate During Peak Hours

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In a press release issued on behalf of all Associations — Tirupur Exporters’ association (TEA), Dyers Association of Tirupur (DAT), The South Indian Imported Machine Knitters Association (SIIMKA), Tirupur Industrial Federation  (TIF), Tirupur Computer Embroiderers Association, Tirupur Export Knit Printers Association, (TEKPA), Association of  Buying …

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Tenth Batch of Students Receives Howe Yoon Chong PSA Scholarship

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: PSA International Pte Ltd (“PSA”) hosted the Howe Yoon Chong (“HYC”) PSA Scholarship awards ceremony on 16 May 2018, where 38 deserving students received their Scholarships. PSA Group Chairman, Mr Fock Siew Wah, was the Guest of Honour at the ceremony, and presented the students …

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DSV Opens First Office in Panama

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: On 16 May 2018, DSV opened the doors of its new office in Panama City, an important hub for Central America and the Caribbean, not least due to free zones. “It is a strategic decision to move into Panama. Many of our customers use Panama’s …

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Chennai Port Surpasses Previous Record Handling of Project Cargo

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Chennai Port has recorded another landmark performance by handling Project cargo of 4257 Tonnes, in a single day on 13.05.2018, imported from the vessel m.v. Lady Celine at SQ I. The above noteworthy achievement surpasses the previous record of 3531 Tonnes imported from the …

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Cargologicair Helps Giro D’italia Teams Make History

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: CargoLogicAir (CLA), the British all-cargo airline, helped to ensure competitors taking part in the historic 101st Giro d’Italia bike race reached the starting line on-time – in Israel! For the first time, the race has commenced outside of Italy with individual time trials for riders …

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Chidambaranar Port Donates Sports Cycle to Budding Cyclist

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: Shri I. Jeyakumar, Chairman, V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust on 11 May handed over a Sports Cycle to a budding Cyclist Miss J.Srimathi, studying 8th Standard in St. Peters Higher Secondary School, Keelamudimun. In order to train using professional equipment and achieve greater heights, V.O. Chidambaranar …

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Digitization Saves More Than Just Time at APM Terminals Pipavav

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: APM Terminals Pipavav have developed an online version of Form 13 (gate-in permits issued by terminals) required for each import/export container. Known as e-form 13, it will save close to 3 million kilometres of road trips and their associated carbon emissions each year. For customer …

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APL Further Reduces Fleet Carbon Emissions in 2017

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: APL on 10 May announced a 50.7% reduction in carbon dioxide emissions per transported container per kilometer in 2017, compared to its base level in 2009. This achievement marks APL’s eighth consecutive year of improved environmental performance, as reported in the Business for Social Responsibility’s …

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