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Chennai Port Launches Bunkering Terminal Project

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chennai Port, which is located strategically on the East Coast close to the “International Mainline Vessel Routes” and also part of the coastal cargo routes along East Coast of India, is aiming to become a major Bunkering Hub in India. Presently, a small 30 Metre …

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Rinkesh Roy Assumes Charge as Chairman of Chidambaranar Port

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: Shri Rinkesh Roy, IRTS, has assumed additional charge as Chairman V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust, Tuticorin on 12 June 2018. An Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS) Officer of 1992 batch, is the Chairman of Paradip Port Trust from 23 December 2015. Shri Rinkesh Roy has worked …

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Another New Container Service for London Thamesport

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: A new short-sea container service has been launched on 29 May 2018 from Hutchison Ports London Thamesport providing even more choice for shippers in the South of England. The new service is operated by I-MOTION Shipping, an associate of Interface Terminal Ghent (ITG), and provides …

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Editorial: Narendra Modi Government After Four Years

Port Wings, 30 May 2018: With the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance completed four years on 26 May 2018, people as well as media houses taking stock of the developments that shaped these years and could give political dividend to Narendra Modi when he will seek re-election in 2019. In the …

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Disruption Challenges Faced by Online Logistic Start-ups

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In the recent years, digitisation has led to disruption of major industries and sectors, transforming business processes and functions. Logistics, however, has been one of the least impacted sectors. This is slowly changing as the next generation entrepreneurs from the freight forwarding community are taking …

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Editorial:Unshackle Major Ports To Compete With Private Ports

Port Wings, 23 May 2018: There are 12 major ports including Kamarajar Port (erstwhile Ennore Port), India’s first corporate port registered under Companies Act, 1956. All of them are controlled by Tariff Authority of Major Ports (TAMP) who regulate all tariffs, both vessel related and cargo related, and rates for …

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Cochin Port Trust To Honour Best Performers

    Cochin: Port Wings News Network: Best Performing Port Users and Outstanding employees of the Port will be awarded on the occasion of the ‘Cochin Port Day’ on 25 May 2018 at Samudrika Hall, Willingdon Island. Shri. Justice (Retd.) P. Sathasivam, Governor of Kerala will be the Chief Guest …

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KR Releases Faster Upgraded SeaTrust-HullScan

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: IACS member, Korean Register (KR) has significantly updated its SeaTrust-HullScan software to offer much faster operating speeds and many more functions. SeaTrust-HullScan V2 is a specific software package developed for the structural strength analysis of bulk carriers, double hull oil tankers, containers ships based on …

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Cochin Port To Commemorate Arrival of First Ship

Cochin: Port Wings News Network: ‘Cochin Port Day’ will be celebrated on 25th May 2018 in commemoration of entry of first ship into Cochin Harbour. The construction of the inner harbour from the year 1921 is deemed as the transformation of Cochin as a modern and safe Port. The first …

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