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Harwich International Welcomes Polar Research Ships

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Hutchison Ports Harwich International has become a new base for the British Antarctic Survey’s two ice-strengthened Royal Research Ships, the RRS James Clark Ross and the RRS Ernest Shackleton. The two ships are making their inaugural calls at the port in September before deploying to …

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Hapag-Lloyd Launches Optimised App

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Beginning immediately, all Hapag-Lloyd customers can make use of the advantages offered by the carrier’s optimised app. The app’s functionality has been expanded to include Quick Quotes and online booking. Quick Quotes makes the quotation process for container shipments faster, easier and more convenient – …

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Gadkari Urges Automobile Companies To Diversify to Alternate Fuel

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari has called the urgent attention of automobile companies towards the need for an efficient public transport system in the country, run on electricity or alternate …

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Chennai Custom Brokers’ Association Organises its 60th AGM

Chennai: Port Wings News network: Chennai Custom Brokers’ Association conducted its 60th Annual  General Meeting on 5th September 2018.  President S.Nataraja,  in his Presidential address, thanked the members for electing his team for the tenure 2017-19. He further said the members have faced many issues in Clearance, Transport strike and other …

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DNV GL Releases Autonomous and Remotely Operated Ship Guideline

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: As digitalization continues to reshape the maritime industry, the first commercial autonomous vessels are due to launch in the next several years. To help build a safety culture around these new technologies, DNV GL has released a new class guideline covering autonomous and remotely …

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Boskalis Acquires Triton Knoll OWF Cabling Contract

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has acquired the contract for the supply and installation of the export and inter-array cables for the Triton Knoll offshore wind farm (OWF), UK. In September 2017, Boskalis signed the Preferred Supplier Agreement which has now been converted into a …

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