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  • 3 January 2013

    Colombo Dockyard was the ideal option for NAUTILUS MARINE ACQUISITION CORP / VEGA OFFSHORE the joint owners of Offshore Support vessels SK Line 71&72,who were looking out to carry out charter requested modifications to the brand new deliveries. The two 1678 GRT OSV’s built in FUJIAN FUNING SHIPBUILDING HEAVY INDUSTRY – FU´AN, CHINA, were placed […]

  • 3 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Colombo Dockyard was the ideal option for NAUTILUS MARINE ACQUISITION CORP / VEGA OFFSHORE the joint owners of Offshore Support vessels SK Line 71&72,who were looking out to carry out charter requested modifications to the brand new deliveries. The two 1678 GRT OSV’s built in FUJIAN FUNING SHIPBUILDING HEAVY INDUSTRY – FU´AN, CHINA, were placed […]

  • 5 July 2012

    Sri Lanka’s Shipbuilding and Ship repairing pioneer, Colombo Dockyard PLC took part at one of the biggest International Shipping Exhibitions “Posidonia 2012”. This platform has been an effective mode for Colombo Dockyard to promote its facilities and products to the Greek and European markets. Colombo Dockyard teamed up with Chris Marine SA its representative in […]

  • 17 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Construction of Port City Colombo, a brand new city development built as an extension of the Central Business District of Sri Lanka’s vibrant commercial capital, is steaming ahead, creating history for Sri Lanka day by day.  According to the Port City Colombo’s latest announcement, the Parliament of Sri Lanka is scheduled to take up a […]

  • 14 February 2012

    Bernhard Schulte Ship Management Group, (BSM) recently signed a ship repair agreement with Colombo Dockyard PLC. BSM is one of the largest ship management companies in the world, globally managing over 670 vessels of which over 300 are under full management. Colombo has been providing repair facilities to a wide spectrum of global owners over […]

  • 15 March 2013

    Colombo International Container Terminals Ltd. General Manager Tissa Wickramasinghe was invited to be a guest speaker at the third annual Global Liner Shipping Conference which was held in Dubai on 25 and 26 February 2013. Being the only speaker from Sri Lanka, the subject allocated to him was the latest port development in Colombo and […]

  • 18 May 2012

    The sophisticated offshore research vessel BOS Angler called in for drydocking related repairs in March 2012. The Managers FJORD SHIPPING, NORWAY placed confidence in Colombo for her repairs to be carried out in Colombo. The highly sophisticated vessel capable of 3D survey capabilities had been in operation in the Indian coast prior to arriving in […]

  • 18 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

      The sophisticated offshore research vessel BOS Angler called in for drydocking related repairs in March 2012. The Managers FJORD SHIPPING, NORWAY placed confidence in Colombo for her repairs to be carried out in Colombo. The highly sophisticated vessel capable of 3D survey capabilities had been in operation in the Indian coast prior to arriving […]

  • 15 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    A P Moller -Maersk one of the biggest vessel operators globally with over 600 vessels places repeated confidence in Colombo for repairs, when one of the latest container carriers in their fleet Safmarine Ngami called in for her first special survey repairs during January 2013. The container carrier Safmarine Ngami called in for her first […]

  • 30 June 2006

    Hanjin Shipping will establish a joint venture company scheduled for operation in Colombo, Sri Lanka on July 1, 2006. Navigation Maritime Colombo (PVT) Ltd, Hanjin’s joint venture partner, has served as an agency for the Korea’s largest carrier since 1995. Colombo is the administrative capital and center of commerce and trade of Sri Lanka. Along […]

  • 29 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Wencai Zhang, the Vice Chairman of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), recently inspected the Colombo Port Expansion Project, according to news360.lk. During this visit, Priyath Bandu Wickrama, the SLPA Chairman, explained the ongoing development work in the Colombo Port. Colombo International Container Terminals Ltd. started these expansion works in December 2011. With an envisaged investment […]

  • 15 February 2013

    A P Moller -Maersk one of the biggest vessel operators globally with over 600 vessels places repeated confidence in Colombo for repairs, when one of the latest container carriers in their fleet Safmarine Ngami called in for her first special survey repairs during January 2013. The container carrier Safmarine Ngami called in for her first […]

  • 22 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port City Colombo has just released this beautiful photo of the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Wan Qing Sha, during her recent work on the Port City land reclamation scheme. This capital project, conducted by China Harbor Engineering Company (CHEC), is a brand new city development built as an extension of the Central Business District of […]

  • 25 January 2010

    Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) in Sri Lanka has secured repeat business from Van Oord, and says the trailing suction hopper dredger Volvox Olympia is currently repairs at the yard. This is the second Van Oord vessel to utilize Colombo’s repair facilities after the split hopper vessel Costa Blanca was successfully attended to in November last […]

  • 28 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Government of Sri Lanka (GOSL) has identified the expansion of Port of Colombo to cater the increasing demand of services in the international shipping industry. After comprehensive studies the proposed development in South of Colombo Port was identified essential. This entire infrastructural development project is called “Colombo Port Expansion Project (CPEP)”. The proposed Colombo South […]

  • 23 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Sri Lanka’s Port of Colombo reached 6.2 million containers in December 2017, for the first time in its history.

  • 4 October 2010
    Vessels

    Dredging International Marine & Waterway Contractors, Belgium owned Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) was allocated emergency drydock space at extremely short notice proving Colombo’s ability serve the demanding needs of her callers. Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) provided the required emergency drydocking and repair services for one of world’s biggest dredger owners /operators Dredging International -when […]

  • 19 April 2012

    According to Sri Lanka Ports Authority, as an effective measure to ease the long berthing delays experienced by Roll on Roll off vessels at the Port of Colombo, SLPA has decided to route all such vessels to the Magam Ruhunupura Mahinda Rajapaksa Port with effect from May 31, 2012 with consultation of shipping lines and […]

  • 2 December 2011

    Container carrier Kota Halus (Dwt 18,872) called in for her first special survey repairs during November 2011. The repairs were completed within 7 days, one day ahead of the quoted period. Colombo was the best option for the owners/ managers given the strategic location placing the vessel on the trading route, the vessel discharged her […]

  • 10 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Colombo will go up to the 21st position from 32 in the Top 50 World Container Ports list this year with the new berths of the Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) coming into operation. The completion of the CICT final stage will have dramatic effects for container throughput at the South Asia island nation with […]

  • 25 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Megapolis and Western Development Minister, Patali Champika Ranawaka, today toured the Port City land reclamation operations in Colombo, Sri Lanka. According to Minister Ranawaka, China Harbor Engineering Company (CHEC) completed 50% of all land reclamation work so far. The Port City project is currently the single largest private-sector development project in Sri Lanka, and it is envisioned […]

  • 15 March 2013

    Sri Lanka Ports Authority is planning to call for tenders for the construction of the second terminal of Colombo South Harbour by 2017. Sri Lanka Ports Authority Chief Engineer (Planning and Development), Susantha Abeysiriwardena told Daily News Business that SLPA would call for international tenders for the construction of the second terminal of Colombo South […]