Shipping

Omani port to double handling capacity

Maersk_container_ship_in_the_Port_of_SalalahOman’s largest port is set to double its general cargo handling capacity following a government decision to award a commercial bid worth OMR 55 million (US$143 million) to Netherlands-based marine contractor Archirodon Construction (Overseas) Company

Hits: 6020

Read more ...

Jeddah officially opens Red Sea Gateway Terminal

RSGTThe new Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT) at Jeddah Islamic Port has been officially opened, and is the first privately funded build operate and transfer (BOT) port development in Saudi Arabia

Hits: 7508

Read more ...

Dubai Maritime inks land lease deal with Dubai Shipbuilding

Dubai_MaritimeDubai Maritime City has signed a land lease (Mustaha) agreement for 25 years with ship repair and building entity, Dubai Shipbuilding.

Hits: 5647

Read more ...

Hyundai Mipo to build tankers for Kuwait

hyundi-portHyundai Mipo Dockyard has received an order worth US$250mn to build four chemical tankers for Kuwait.

Hits: 5569

Read more ...

DP World to spend US$850mn on expansion plans

DP_World_expansionDP World plans to spend US$850mn on investment over the next three years to expand its key Jebel Ali port that will increase its capacity to 19 million TEU by 2014 and to create 1,000 new jobs at the new terminal.

Hits: 5633

Read more ...

Alain Charles Publishing, University House, 11-13 Lower Grosvenor Place, London, SW1W 0EX, UK
T: +44 20 7834 7676, F: +44 20 7973 0076, W: www.alaincharles.com

twn Are you sure that you want to switch to desktop version?