FFFAI Signs MoU With NITIE To Train People for Logistics

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in India (FFFAI) and Indian Institute of Freight Forwarders (IIFF, the Training arm of FFFAI) have added one more significant feather to its cap by signing the MoU with National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), a prestigious training institute and …

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Editorial: Managing the Fleet

Chennai: There is no doubt that the introduction of digital technology during the past decade or so has opened vast new opportunities for enhancing efficiencies throughout the maritime sector. Nowhere is this development more apparent, and more necessary than in ship to shore communications. Being instantly connected via high-speed internet …

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DNV Approves Data Infrastructure Of Key Industry Players To Support Efficient And Standardised Ship-To-Shore Data Use

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DNV’s recently published D-INF (data collection infrastructure and vessel connectivity) class notation proves its worth as a powerful quality assurance tool in three first approval projects for digital infrastructure solutions developed by COSCO, Kongsberg Digital and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). Digitalization of the maritime industry …

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Paradip Port Project for Deepening and Optimisation Of Inner Harbour Facilities To Be Developed at Rs 3,004.63 Crore

New Delhi: Port Wing News Network: Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways aims for robust investor confidence by underpinning strong vision and leadership from long term strategic infrastructure plan including a pipeline of investable projects that are economically, socially and environmentally sustainable and practically deliverable. One of those visionary initiatives …

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Lagos Free Zone Announces Major Expansion Plan by BASF

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Lagos Free Zone (LFZ), the first and only economic free zone in Nigeria to be integrated with the country’s deepest seaport, has announced that one of its most prestigious clients is expanding its Nigerian business by setting up a unique research and manufacturing facility in …

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First Ever Cape-Size Vessel Berthed at V.O. Chidambaranar Port

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: On 26 May 2022, the first Cape Size vessel, ‘MV Cape Breeze’  with Length of 292 Metres, Breadth of 45.05 Metres and DWT of 1,80,000 Tonnes, was berthed at the V.O. Chidambaranar Port. The cape-size vessel loaded with 92,300 Tonnes of Lime Stone, consigned from …

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