APM Terminals Pipavav (Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd), one of western India’s fastest growing gateway ports, announced the successful berthing of the largest container vessel with capacity of approximately 9,971 TEUs in the history of the port.
With 1,300 new Indian-built Ford automobiles loaded onto the Grand Dahlia on August 27th for delivery to Mexico, a new era for the Indian auto industry and Gujarat Port Pipavav commenced.
On August 26, a consignment of 1,380 new Figo Aspire vehicles produced at a brand new plant of Ford India in Sanand, Gujarat, were loaded onto NYK’s Grand Dahlia at the newly constructed NYK RORO terminal facility at the port of Pipavav.
APM Terminals, part of A.P. Moller-Maersk (MAERSKb.CO), said on Friday it is interested in buying into Greek ports Piraeus and Thessaloniki, slated for privatization if a new bailout deal is agreed between Athens and the European Union.
Global container terminal operator APM Terminals will host a study tour of its brand new Maasvlakte II facility and discuss port industry challenges and responses at the 40th edition of TOC Europe in Rotterdam this June.
Watch the celebrations of the official opening of the new APM Terminals Maasvlakte II Rotterdam facility, the world’s most technologically advanced and environmentally sustainable container terminal.
APM Terminals hosted a celebration of the official opening of the new APM Terminals Maasvlakte II Rotterdam facility, the world’s most technologically advanced and environmentally sustainable container terminal.
On Tuesday afternoon, 3 March, the MSC Oscar arrived at the APM1 terminal in Rotterdam. With a capacity of 19,224 TEU (20-foot containers), the 396 meters long and 59 meters wide ship is the largest container ship in the world.
The new deep-water terminal, scheduled to receive its first commercial vessel call later this month, will be the world’s first container terminal with zero emissions on site and off site. The contract term begins January 1st 2015.