Ezion: Port Melville recognized as security regulated port
Ezion Holdings Limited, a leading Singapore headquartered, Liftboat developer, owner and operator as well as offshore logistics support service provider, announced that its Port Melville Port Corp in the Northern Territory of Australia has received formal notification recognizing Port Melville as a security regulated port by the Australian Government under the Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Act 2003 (the Act).
Port Melville Port Corp is under the control of the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Ezion Offshore Logistics Hub (Tiwi) Pty Ltd which has been appointed as the exclusive port operator for Port Melville under the same Act.
Captain Larry Johnson, CEO of Ezion’s Australian Operations said: “This is truly a milestone event that paves the way for commencement of phase two development that includes export of local products and a wide range of port services in support of the Oil & Gas Industry. We are grateful for the trust and support given to us by both the Australian Government and the local community. We believe this project will go a long way in enhancing the economic activity and viability of the Territory.”
Press Release, May 06, 2014