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Industrial Port coming up in the Suez

Construction is set to get underway on a Russian industrial port in the Suez Canal following a deal reportedly agreed with Egypt, according to media in both countries. Russia’s Trade Minister Denis Manturoc has announced that Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi had allocated Moscow an 80 hectare area in Port Said that could later be […]...Read More


Safety comes first at SOHAR Port and Freezone

OIEC hosts Oman Traffic Safety 2016 in which the HSSE Team from SOHAR Port and Freezone actively participated. Three-day event demonstrated and encouraged corporate safety culture. Organised by Oman Expo, in association with the Royal Oman Police, the Oman Traffic Safety 2016 aims to redouble efforts to curb the rise of serious road accidents on […]...Read More


Mwani Qatar, Milaha Join Hands to Manage Hamad Port

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, Chairman of Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) and Sheikh Ali bin Jassim bin Mohammad Al-Thani, Chairman of Qatar Navigation (Milaha), witnessed the signing of an agreement between Mwani Qatar and Milaha to establish a new company, QTerminals, to manage Hamad Port. As per […]...Read More


Dubai Trade and Imdaad to offer advanced e-payment solutions

Dubai Trade, the single window for cross-border trade and smart trading solutions, and Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management solutions in the GCC, have announced the integration of Imdaad’s website and Dubai Trade’s secured e-Payment gateway, “Rosoom”. Almost 3,000 of Imdaad’s customers can now process payments online eliminating the need to visit its […]...Read More


LIEBHERR MOBILE HARBOUR CRANES SPREAD IN SCANDINAVIA

Thirty seven years after the first delivery of a Liebherr mobile harbour crane to Scandinavia the demand for Liebherr products remains robust. In 2015 three Liebherr mobile harbour cranes were delivered to Scandinavia....Read More


AUTOMATED ELECTRIC POWERED HORIZONTAL TRANSPORT

When implementing a quay to stacking area transportation system, there are basically three electric powered alternatives. Which concept provides greater added value completely depends on the characteristics and requirements of the application....Read More


APM Terminals Vado orders Hybrid Straddle Carriers

APM Terminals has signed a contract for the delivery of 19 advanced container handlers which will employ advanced diesel/electric power sourcing to increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions for Italy’s newest container terminal. Vado, Italy – APM Terminals has concluded a contract with Finnish-based container handling equipment manufacturer Kalmar for the delivery of 19 Hybrid […]...Read More


Flemming Dalgaard Appointed CEO of Gulftainer

Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately-owned, independent port operator based in the UAE has announced the appointment of Flemming Dalgaard as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Group. Former CEO Peter Richards will now serve on Gulftainer’s Executive Board and lead the expansion of the company’s footprint in the United States as Chief Executive Officer […]...Read More


Milaha reports net profit of QR 1.095 bln for 2015

Qatar Navigation (Milaha) Q.S.C. today announced its financial results for the twelve months ended December 31, 2015. Milaha delivered a net profit of QAR 1.095 billion for the full-year of 2015, a 4% increase compared to the same period in 2014. Key financial highlights: · Operating revenues increased by 14% to QAR 2.998 billion for […]...Read More


Abu Dhabi’s container port ready for next phase of expansion

Annual handling capacity at Khalifa Port Container Terminal will grow to 2.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units from the current 1.9 million Port operator, Abu Dhabi Terminals, announced that Khalifa Port Container Terminal is ready for the next phase of expansion and that new equipment will be added in 2016 and 2017 to keep up with […]...Read More


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