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  • 12 January 2010

    Mumbai: A major portion of the Arabian Sea has been reclaimed near Badhwar Park in south Mumbai’s Backbay Reclamation — the stretch which came into focus as the landing spot for Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab and his aides on the night of November 26, 2008. [mappress] Source:dna, January 12,2010;

  • 8 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    A container terminal operator APM Terminals, part of A.P. Møller – Maersk Group, has through its Mumbai terminal established a new record for Indian ports by handling a total of 2.01 million TEUs during the 2014-15 fiscal year. APM Terminals Mumbai is one of three terminals currently operating at Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNP), India’s largest container […]

  • 25 September 2013

    The Dutch dredging company Van Oord has won the Mumbai Port maintenance dredging contract, reports joc.com. This deepening program, vital for Indian port’s future, is scheduled to commence next month. So far, Mumbai’s draft restrictions have prevented larger vessels to dock at the port’s berths. According to joc.com, the Mumbai Port Authority is currently developing […]

  • 28 November 2011

    The government admitted to delays in the development of an Mumbai Port offshore container terminal due to difficulties with several contractors and the port authority. “There is some delay in the construction of an Offshore Container Terminal at the Mumbai Port due to a delay by the Build, Operate and Transfer operator, dredging contractor and […]

  • 8 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    APM Terminals Mumbai established a new record for Indian ports by handling a total of 2.01 million TEUs during the Fiscal Year of 2014-15, representing the period between April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015. APM Terminals Mumbai is one of three terminals currently operating at Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNP), India’s largest container port, accounting […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    For the second year Dredge Yard was the key sponsor of the India’s biggest Dredging Conference, held in Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai last week. The annual event focused on analyzing the key trends and developments, highlight recent government initiatives and discuss the best practices and the most promising technologies related to the dredging industry. […]

  • 11 June 2012

    The construction of Offshore Container Terminal in Mumbai Port is going on. Due to delays by the build, operate and transfer (BOT) operator and dredging contractor the project got delayed. As per the License Agreement signed between Mumbai Port Trust and M/s Indira Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd., the berth should have been commissioned long back. […]

  • 25 October 2006

    And now, a Mumbai boat show to scale up the luxury boating industry. A new generation of wealthy Indians are turning converts to the profligacy associated with owning a yacht, and boat manufacturers the world over are taking note. Come February, at the Mumbai International Boat Show, they will arrive in multiples to effect more […]

  • 15 February 2016

    APM Terminals Mumbai became the first Indian container terminal to go paperless by providing shipping lines electronically with the required export form 13 for export containers entering the terminal by truck. APM Terminals Mumbai has also introduced an ‘Online Import Delivery Process’ to simplify and streamline the import cycle of terminal operations to reduce gate […]

  • 9 August 2010

    The 800,000-strong fishing community in Maharashtra on Monday demanded compensation for what they claimed were huge losses to their trade following the oil spill outside Mumbai. The state government and maritime authorities have banned all fishing activities in and around the Mumbai coast till the oil slick is brought under control while the Municipal Corporation […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Italdraghe, an Italian dredger builder, will once again be exhibiting its range of dredgers and dredging equipment at the Inmex-SMM shipbuilding show to be held at Bombay Exhibition Center in Mumbai from 23rd-25th September 2015. India is an important market for Italdraghe and recently it has seen increasing demand for dredger components such as cutter heads, dredging pumps […]

  • 29 November 2011

    The government admitted to delays in the development of an Mumbai Port offshore container terminal due to difficulties with several contractors and the port authority. “There is some delay in the construction of an Offshore Container Terminal at the Mumbai Port due to a delay by the Build, Operate and Transfer operator, dredging contractor and […]

  • 1 August 2012

    Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) and Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) have resolved their differences over a crucial dredging project. According to The Economic Times, the differences were resolved after an intervention by the shipping ministry. JNPT and Mumbai Port had differences over sharing of costs for the dredging project. N. Muruganandan, joint secretary in the […]

  • 14 May 2015

    India Gas Solutions informed that four companies have submitted bids to build an LNG import facility on India’s west coast.

  • 27 June 2007

    Union government-run Mumbai Port will set up exclusive berths for ships that ferry cars and roll-on, roll-off ships in a bid to strengthen its stature as a hub for automobile exports in the country. “The Ballard Pier Extension berth will be dedicated for pure car carriers, while one berth at Indira Dock will be dedicated […]

  • 6 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    India’s container terminal APM Terminals Mumbai has accepted the Direct Port Delivery service initiated by the Indian government as part of its “Ease of Doing Business Program” to enhance the country’s access to the global logistics chain. In the past, import containers were sent to Container Freight Stations (CFS) 1-1.5 days after arriving by vessel. […]

  • 14 May 2015

    India Gas Solutions informed that four companies have submitted bids to build an LNG import facility on India’s west coast.

  • 9 July 2012

    According to livemint.com, the Union government-controlled Mumbai port and Jawaharlal Nehru (JN) port are sparring over sharing costs for a channel-deepening project for a common navigational channel, potentially delaying the award of contract to Dutch dredging firm Royal Boskalis Westminster NV. Royal Boskalis had emerged as the lowest bidder for the work on 18 June […]

  • 21 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has opened a new office in Mumbai to strengthen its presence in the Indian maritime industry. “The opening of our new office in Mumbai is a strategic, long-term investment by Bahri and underscores the company’s strong commitment towards the Indian market as we look to expand into other verticals […]

  • 1 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The 7th Annual Conference ‘Dredging in India’ will take place on August 23-24, 2016, at ITC Maratha, Mumbai. The mission of this conference is to highlight the key trends and opportunities in the sector and discuss the key challenges. The event, organized by India Infrastructure Publishing, will focus on strategies and solutions to meet the future […]

  • 24 October 2011

    There is a shell with 45 kilos of explosive waiting to explode near Mumbai’s prime commercial neighbourhood. And no one knows how to diffuse… (mumbaimirror) [mappress] Source: mumbaimirror, October 24, 2011;

  • 14 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Hyundai Merchant Marine launched its China India Express (CIX) service with the first regular service call in Mumbai.