Ministry of Shipping will implement a new Stevedoring and Shore Handling Policy for all Major Ports from 31st July, 2016.
Archives for June 2016
The RFID is an access control system on digital platform for regulating movement of vehicles, cargo and people into the sensitive wharf area. The system dispenses away with manual checkings and reduces the waiting time at the wharf gates.
Vice Chairman of ICS took the opportunity today to highlight the courage that is currently being displayed by seafarers, of all nationalities, with respect to the rescue at sea crisis taking place in Europe and in the Mediterranean.
CMA CGM S.A. (CMA CGM) today announces that it has crossed the 90% ownership threshold in Neptune Orient Lines Limited (NOL).
The Shipowners’ Club announced that it has entered into a partnership with ISWAN to improve conditions and the lifestyle of ships crews by providing a 24-7 advice line, health guidance and general support for seafarers.
The highly anticipated arrival of Royal Caribbean International’s new world-class and most technologically advanced ship, Ovation of the Seas at the port city of Tianjin in northeast China, took place today to huge fanfare.
Maersk Line likely to make increased use of the expanded Panama Canal and reroute one or more services with larger vessels to begin sailing through the new Panama Canal locks.
The inaugural transit of the Panama Canal Expansion began with the transit of Neopanamax vessel COSCO Shipping Panama through the new Atlantic-facing Agua Clara Locks.
The largest and most powerful engine from MAN Diesel & Turbo’s portfolio ever designed and built has entered service.