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IWAI To Launch New RORO Service to Majuli Island

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: In collaboration with the Government of Assam, Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will be starting a new Roll on-Roll off (Ro-Ro) facility to provide the much-needed connectivity for Majuli Island. The Chief Minister of Assam Shri Sarbananda Sonowal will flag off a new …

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Hapag-Lloyd Establishes Marine Fuel Recovery Mechanism

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: With a stricter International Maritime Organisation emissions regulation (IMO 2020) coming into force as of 1 January 2020, the new sulphur cap for compliant fuel oil will be lowered from 3.5% to 0.5%. This new regulation will significantly improve the ecological footprint of the shipping …

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Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Joins SEA\LNG Coalition

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, has announced during SIBCON 2018 that it has welcomed the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to its membership coalition. The MPA becomes the …

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Daikin Reefer Celebrates 50 Years of Market-Leading Reefer Innovation

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Daikin Reefer, a leading global supplier of container refrigeration equipment, is this month officially celebrating its 50th anniversary. Central to the evolution of the refrigerated container market since the very beginning, Daikin Reefer was one of the first major reefer manufacturers in 1968 and has …

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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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