Indian Register of Shipping Wins Two Indian Navy Contracts

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has secured a contract for the provision of classification services for 4 large survey vessels for the Indian Navy. These 110 metre vessels, which will be constructed by the Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd., Kolkata, are the largest hydrographic …

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North P&I Club Enhances Asia Pacific Loss Prevention Team

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: North P&I Club has further strengthened its Loss Prevention team in the Asia Pacific region with the addition of Andrew Glen, who has relocated to Singapore from North’s UK based head office. Andrew, a Master Mariner, joined North in 2006 and spent seven years in …

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Mumbai Port To Hold Maritime Conclave 2019 Road Show on 31 January

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Ministry of Shipping (MoS) along with Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG) will be organizing an international event Maritime Conclave 2019 which will be held on 14th – 15th February 2019 at East Coast Railway Stadium, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. In the context, Ministry of Shipping …

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“Yantian Express” en route to Freeport

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The container fire that broke out on board the “Yantian Express” on 3 January was largely contained and brought under control after one week by immediately launched fire-fighting efforts. Since then, the remaining salvage operations have made considerable progress. According to a media statement from …

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Mumbai Port Handles Record Tonnage of Raw Sugar in Bulk

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: On 15 January, 2019, Mumbai Port created a record in shipment of sugar in bulk by loading 7004 MT in a single day. According to a media statement issues by Shri S.G. Shenoy, Chief PRO, Mumbai Port Trust, this was made possible due to the …

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Chennai Port Holds Road Show for Maritime Conclave 2019

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The road show for the 2nd Edition ‘Maritime Conclave 2019’ to be held at Bhubaneswar (Odisha) on 14th & 15th February, 2019 was conducted at Chennai Port on 25 January 2019. The Road show was attended by key stakeholders in Southern India such as Port …

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TN Excels in Industrial Growth for Centuries: Nirmala Sitharaman

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Systematic reforms have been taken courageously by the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi and one such measure is the GST which is the India’s biggest economic reform said Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while addressing the inaugural session of the …

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AirBridgeCargo’s Commitment to Healthcare Industry Sees ‘abc pharma’ Volumes Grow 60% in 2018

  Chennai: Port Wings News Network: AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is promising freight forwarders and their pharmaceutical customers more specialist cool chain solutions in 2019 after demand for its ‘abc pharma’ product rose 60% year-on-year in 2018. The growth across ABC’s international network significantly outpaced the market average increase for pharma …

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