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Four New Vessels Join AET Fleet

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In two separate ceremonies at South Korean shipyards this week, leading tanker owner – AET – has named and welcomed four newbuild tankers into its fleet. At Samsung Heavy Industries, Geoje, South Korea on Wednesday, 24 January, AET named two 113,400 dwt Aframax tankers “Eagle …

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MISC Berhad Maintains its Position in FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: MISC Berhad’s consistent performance and improved transparency of its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices has enabled the company to maintain its position in the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index, one of the globally recognised sustainability indices. In the latest assessment, MISC’s overall rating has improved …

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Milaha Acquires its Largest Container Vessel

    Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime and logistics conglomerate, has acquired its largest container vessel to date, Majd, a 3,768 TEU vessel. The new vessel will be one of the 17container vessels that the group operates, and is part of the ongoing expansion of the …

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Chevron Shipping Awards Global oil and LNG Contract to GAC 

    Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chevron Shipping Company (CSC) has further cemented its long-standing relationship with the GAC Group by awarding it a global three-year ship agency contract for both crude and LNG vessels. The new agreement secures GAC’s status as Chevron’s exclusive global agent in a partnership …

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Mumbai Port Trust to Develop International Cruise Terminal

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Union Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Mr Nitin Gadkari and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on 11 January 2018 laid the foundation stone for an international cruise terminal at Ballard Pier, Mumbai. According to Mumbai Port …

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MANSA Welcomes Mumbai Port Decision of 24X7 Cargo Handling Operation

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Mumbai and Nhava Sheva Ship Agents Association (MANSA) has welcomed Mumbai Port’s decision to implement round the clock (24-hour) cargo handling operations, which was otherwise 22 hours in the past. Welcoming the Mumbai Port initiative, MANSA, President, Captain Vivek Anand said, “Continuity in working throughout …

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