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Chennai Port Surpasses Its Own Record in Container Handling

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chennai Port, considered as the East Coast’s Gateway Port, surpassed  its own record  in  container handling by crossing  1,565,346 TEUs  on  21 March 2019, 10 days ahead of the current financial year as against  1,565,130  TEUs  handled from 01.04.2015 to 31.03.2016. Appreciating the achievement, Shri. …

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Chidambaranar Port Surpasses Previous Container Year Traffic

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: V.O. Chidambaranar Port, which is one of the Indian Major Ports driving the economy of Southern Tamil Nadu, has created the previous financial year Container Traffic of 6.97 lakh TEUs on 13.03.2019, 18 days ahead during the current financial year. The Port has achieved the …

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DP World Announces Robust Financial Results

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Global trade enabler DP World on 14 March 2019 announced a strong financial results for the year ended 31 December 2018. On a reported basis, revenue grew 19.8% and adjusted EBITDA increased 13.7% with adjusted EBITDA margin of 49.7%, delivering profit attributable to owners of …

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48th Safety Week Celebrated in Chidambaranar Port

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: 48th Safety Week was celebrated in V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust from 04.03.2019 to 11.03.2019. Shri U. Rajendran, Traffic Manager, V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust welcomed the gathering and presented the Annual Safety Report. As a part of the celebrations, a weeklong activities were conducted from 04.03.2019 …

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Gadkari Inaugurates Two Multi-purpose Berths at Deendayal Port

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated two multi-purpose berths – No14 & No. 16 at Deendayal Port at Kandla through video conferencing on 8 March 2019. The Minister also laid …

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First Imported River Sand Vessel at Kattupalli Port

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: It was a moment of great pride for Adani Kattupalli Port Pvt Ltd (AKPPL) when MV LMZ VEGA, a bulker carrying 55,805 MT of River Sand arrived at Kattupalli port during the month of February 2019. This is the first lot of Imported River sand …

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ICTSI FY2018 Net Income Up 22% to US$221.5 Million

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has reported its audited consolidated financial results for the year ended December 31, 2018 on 7 March 2019. According to a media statement, consolidated volume higher by six percent to 9,736,621 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) (FY2017: 9,153,458 TEUs); Revenue …

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DP World Mundra Registers Highest Berth Productivity

Mundra: Port Wings News Network: Global trade enabler DP World operated Mundra International Container Terminal (MICT), has achieved a new milestone by registering the highest berth productivity of 179.38, which is approx. 1.29 times higher than the average. In 2019, MICT has successfully maintained the berth productivity of over 170while …

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Chennai Port Sets Record In Crude Discharge

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chennai Port has set another landmark achievement by handling 88,000 Tonnes of Crude Oil  on 18.02.2019, from the  vessel m.v. NORDIC MOON carrying 1,46,025 Tonnes through the  42” diameter pipeline from Bharathi Dock (BD-III) to CPCL refinery in Manali. The above achievement surpasses the previous …

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Chennai Port Trust Launches Pensioners Grievance Portal

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chennai Port is the third oldest port amongst the 12 Major Ports of India having 15310 Pensioners and Family Pensioners under the rolls.  The expenditure incurred by Chennai Port for Pensioners and Family Pensioners is around INR 27 Cr per month which adds to INR …

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