October Confirms its Reputation With Record Aircargo Volumes

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The latest worldwide air cargo figures – as reported by 75 airlines to WorldACD – confirm what followers of the air cargo industry had noticed already: the month of October 2017 was special. Monthly volumes were higher than ever, whilst revenues (when measured in EUR) …

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Despite Maersk Takeover, Hamburg Süd To Remain Hamburg Süd

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: With yesterday’s [30 November 2017] closing, the Hamburg Süd Group is now part of the Danish company Maersk Line and thus a subsidiary of the world’s market leader in container shipping. “Under this new umbrella, we can strengthen Hamburg Süd’s position worldwide in a challenging …

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DP WORLD Launches Internship Programme For Emiratis Abroad

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DP World has launched an internship programme for Emiratis studying abroad at the Annual UAE Student Forum in Washington DC. The Emirati Abroad Programme offers UAE Nationals studying in countries where the company operates the opportunity to gain experience in diverse cultures and learn about …

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Luxury Cruise Liner Azamara Journey Visits Mormugao Port

Panaji: Port Wings News Network: Luxury cruise liner M S AZAMARA JOURNEY arrived from Mumbai port at Mormugao on 29 November 2017 at noon and was berthed at the Cruise Berth Terminal. The Luxury cruise liner began its voyage route starting from Dubai and comprising destinations of India-Mumbai, Goa, Cochin, …

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CMA CGM Upgrades PAD Service with Weekly Departure

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in container shipping, has confirmed that its PAD service will become weekly, starting 4 January 2018. This unique service will link Northern Europe, the East Coast of the United States, Central America, the Pacific Islands, Australia and New …

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AirBridgeCargo Continues Growth Momentum in 2017

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), one of the fastest-growing carriers in the world, is continuing to solidify its tonnage growth with more than 575,000 tonnes of cargo carried in the first 10 months of 2017 – 15% up year-on-year. The company reported an upsurge in all major …

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Boskalis Strengthens Subsea Services with two Large DSVs

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has strengthened its subsea services proposition with the addition of two large diving support vessels (DSVs). An important section of the Corporate Business Plan 2017-2019 drawn up earlier this year was devoted to strengthening and expanding Boskalis’ subsea services. With …

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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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Call For United Front on Cargo Safety

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Safety aspects of the way in which cargo is packed and transported in unit loads across the global supply chain continue to be the focus of opportunities for improvement. During a session of the Intermodal Europe Conference in Amsterdam on 28 November 2017, four industry …

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