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Indo-Japan Coast Guards Conduct Joint Exercise Off Chennai

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: A joint Search and Rescue exercise named SAREX-18 was conducted in the Bay of Bengal off Chennai on 17 January between Indian and Japan Coast Guard. A total of nine ICG Ships besides eight aircraft participated in the exercise. Other stakeholders like the Indian Navy, …

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Chevron Shipping Awards Global oil and LNG Contract to GAC 

    Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chevron Shipping Company (CSC) has further cemented its long-standing relationship with the GAC Group by awarding it a global three-year ship agency contract for both crude and LNG vessels. The new agreement secures GAC’s status as Chevron’s exclusive global agent in a partnership …

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Korean Register Starts To Provide Statutory Services to Portugal

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Korean Register, an IACS member classification society, has been granted authorization by the Portugal Maritime Authority (DGRM) to deliver statutory services on behalf of the Portugal flag state. KR’s surveyors will now be carrying out vessel surveys and issuing certificates in accordance with international conventions. …

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MANSA Urges Mumbai Port To Improve Desired Draft Levels

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Irked over the subdued action by Mumbai Port Trust to improve desired draught levels, the Mumbai and Nhava Sheva Ship Agents Association (MANSA) urged the port management to honour its commitment to the trade. In a letter addressed to Deputy Conservator, Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT), …

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