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Largest Dredger Built to IRClass Delivered in Europe

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: The largest dredger under IRClass named “SHANTI SAGAR – 17” of 8000 cu.m capacity has been successfully delivered to the Owners – Adani ports and SEZ Ltd by the yard – IHC Holland B.V at Netherlands, Europe. The vessel is a trailing suction hopper dredger …

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PNG Impacted Community Landowner Groups Ink Agreement with ICTSI

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Impacted community landowner groups in Lae in Papua New Guinea have signed an agreement with International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) through the ICTSI Foundation and ICTSI subsidiary South Pacific International Container Terminal, Limited (SPICTL) as a necessary first step towards moving the joint ICTSI-community …

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Milaha Links Sri Lanka, Bangladesh With New Feeder Service

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate, has announced the launch of a direct feeder service between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. According to a media statement, Colombo and Chittagong will be the 7th and 8th new ports of call for Milaha this year, and …

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Hapag-Lloyd Delivers Significantly Higher Operating Result

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Hapag-Lloyd closed the third quarter of 2017 with a significant positive group net profit and a much improved operating result (EBIT). The integration with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) is almost completed and on schedule to be finalized by the end of the year. For …

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QTerminals’ Board of Directors Appoints Neville Bissett as CEO

    Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Board of Directors of QTerminals, the recently-established operator of the first phase of Hamad Port in Qatar, has appointed Neville Bissett as the company’s first Chief Executive Officer. QTerminals was established as a jointly-owned entity by Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) …

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Major Ports Register Positive Growth During April-October 2017

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Minister for Shipping, Road Transport & Highways and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Mr Nitin Gadkari reviewed the work of all ports in Goa this week.  He interacted with stakeholders including PPP operators, port users and other private sector …

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