Port of Felixstowe Rail Improvements Receive Go-Ahead

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The latest enhancements to Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe’s rail connections have been given the green light by the Secretary of State for Transport. The £60.4m scheme, jointly funded by Network Rail and Hutchison Ports, will allow up to 47 freight trains to run per …

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International Container Terminal Services Posts Record Productivity

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) posted record productivity at its flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) in the Philippines for August and September with equipment operators achieving their monthly targets. According to a media statement, the MICT facility has posted an increase of 22 …

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DNV GL Rolls Out Electronic Certificates Across Entire Fleet

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In a historic first for the ship classification industry, DNV GL has commenced the roll out of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates across its entire fleet. The widespread use of electronic certificates will result in significant efficiency gains for ship owners, charterers, regulators …

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Gadkari Exhorts Stakeholders To Manufacture Bio-Fuel Compliant Engines

Panaji: Port Wings News Network: In a bid to reduce pollution at sea, Indian government has initiated talks with engine manufacturers including Wartsila, Cummins among others to make bio-fuel compliant engines for Indian shipping vessels, Mr Nitin Gadkari,  Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping, has said. Addressing the opening …

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