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Hapag-Lloyd Presents New Region South Europe Set-up

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Hapag-Lloyd on 10 October 2019 officially opened its headquarter for the new region South Europe. CEO Rolf Habben Jansen presented the keys of the office complex in Genoa (Italy) to the new Senior Managing Director Juan Pablo Richards. During the opening event, Habben Jansen explained …

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Conclusion of SOP With Bangladesh on Chattogram and Mongla Ports “Win-win Situation” for Both Countries: Mansukh Mandaviya

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Shri Mansukh Mandaviya, MoS (I/C)  Shipping has said that Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s  foreign policy initiative  regarding use of Chattogram and Mongla Ports in Bangladesh for movement of goods to and from India will bring revolutionary cost-cutting in  shipments to and from the …

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Wärtsilä Introduces High-Speed, Compact Engine W14

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: The technology group Wärtsilä launched its first Wärtsilä-branded high-speed engine, Wärtsilä 14, at the Wärtsilä Annual Technical Seminar in Mumbai held recently. The Wärtsilä 14 is a high-speed, compact engine designed to fit requirements for limited space and weight. The engine is designed to lower …

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Svitzer Signs Deal for Two Innovative Icebreaking Tugs

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Svitzer, the leading global towage operator, has signed a new deal with Turkish shipbuilder Med Marine for two new ice class tugs, the company announced on 1 October 2019. The new 30m ice class tugs are expected to be delivered in Q4 2020 and Q1 …

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh Launches ICGS Varaha in Chennai

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The fourth in the series of seven 98-meter Offshore patrol vessel (OPV) Varaha, named after the third incarnation of Lord Vishnu, was commissioned by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at Chennai Port on 25 September 2019. Tamil Nadu deputy Chief Minister O Paneerselvam, Fisheries Minister …

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