ICTSI to further expand Manila International Container Terminal

ICTSI to further expand Manila International Container Terminal

The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has given the nod for capacity improvements at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT), the flagship operation of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Curious
ICTSI Manila to order mega vessel handling equipment

ICTSI Manila to order mega vessel handling equipment

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) is set to order the most modern equipment that will have the largest vessel handling capability in the Philippines, existing or planned, and at par with those used …
Mar 6, 2017 /  Vessels
Manila’s International Container Terminal Handles 2m TEUs

Manila’s International Container Terminal Handles 2m TEUs

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) said its flagship terminal in Manila handled two million twenty-foot equivalent units last year, a milestone for the company. The port operator owned by tycoon …
Jan 18, 2017 /  Curious
Höegh: Helping to “bridge” the infrastructure gap in French Guiana

Höegh: Helping to “bridge” the infrastructure gap in French Guiana

TPI asked Höegh to transport the breakbulk units consisting of metal beams with a length of 17 to 25 metres from Le Havre, France to Degrad des Cannes, French Guiana. The beams will be used in the …
Oct 24, 2016 /  Vessels
Cargo Ship Used For Smuggling Guns Sinks In Manila Bay

Cargo Ship Used For Smuggling Guns Sinks In Manila Bay

A cargo vessel that was confiscated in 2009 by the Philippines Bureau of Customs (BOC) for being used in gun smuggling sank in Manila Bay on Sunday (Jul 17). Philippine Coast Guard spokesperson Commander Armand Balilo …
Jul 19, 2016 /  Accidents
U.S. Destroyers Sailing Near Disputed Islands

U.S. Destroyers Sailing Near Disputed Islands

U.S. destroyers have sailed close to Chinese reefs and islands in the disputed South China Sea in recent weeks, U.S. naval officials said on Thursday, patrols likely to fuel tensions ahead of landmark ruling over …
Jul 7, 2016 /  Curious
Passenger Ship Catches Fire at Navotas Port, Manila

Passenger Ship Catches Fire at Navotas Port, Manila

A passenger vessel caught fire around 8 p.m. on Monday while at port just a mile away from Market 1 of the Navotas Fish Port in Manila. In a report by Athena Imperial on Tuesday, fire volunteers Lester Razon said …
Jul 5, 2016 /  Accidents
WAN HAI Lines to launch China-Manila-Thailand Service

WAN HAI Lines to launch China-Manila-Thailand Service

Wan Hai Lines will expand further on its present intensive intra-Asia network by launching a China-Manila-Thailand Service (CMT) with its maiden voyage on 26th April, 2016, starting from Ningbo. The joint venture …
Apr 15, 2016 /  Vessels
Teekay Manila inaugurates world class training centre

Teekay Manila inaugurates world class training centre

November 16 marked the inauguration of Teekay Manila’s Learning and Development Training Centre – a facility equipped with new simulators able to provide training on Dynamic Positioning (DP) and offshore …
Dec 2, 2015 /  Curious
ICTSI opens Manila International Container Terminal Yard 7

ICTSI opens Manila International Container Terminal Yard 7

International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) inaugurated today, November 26 Yard 7 of the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) including the commissioning of four new rubber tired gantries …
Nov 26, 2015 /  Curious