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  • 14 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad (Westports) revealed that its container operations achieved another record-breaking year by handling 9.95 million TEUs in 2016, an increase of 10% over the previous year’s 9.05 million TEUs. The company said that the continued strong growth of transshipment containers supported the overall growth. Gateway volume complemented by achieving much-improved growth […]

  • 13 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad achieved record operational revenue of RM 1.50 billion and profit after tax of RM 512 million (USD 141.2 million) in 2014. The record level of operational revenue in 2014, increased by 11.5%, has been supported by the expansion of container terminal (CT 7), enabling  Westports to raise its performance to record level of […]

  • 4 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Westports’ full year volumes drop by between seven and twelve percent in 2017.

  • 5 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad has recorded a lower container volume than previously expected for the five-month period ended May 31, 2017. After achieving a 1% growth in container volume to 2.4 million TEUs in the first quarter of 2017, the operator informed that it plans “to maintain similar container throughput as that achieved in […]

  • 29 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Bhd said that the first phase of the expansion of its container terminal facilities has started operations with the addition of four new 52-metre high ship-to-shore cranes and six rubber tyred gantry cranes. When completed, the operator’s CT8 expansion project, which is expected to cost a total of MYR 1.1 billion (USD 270.6 million), would increase Westports’ total […]

  • 21 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad saw a 5 percent decline in its total throughput volumes during the first half of 2017, mainly attributed to the ongoing changes in the container shipping industry. Namely, the company said it handled 4.66 million TEUs during the first half, compared to 4.9 million TEUs recorded in the corresponding period a […]

  • 3 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad has seen an increase in its container operations as the company handled 2.4 million TEUs during the first quarter of 2016. The company said that the transhipment container volumes increased to 1.8 million TEUs, while the group handled 0.6 million TEUs of gateway containers. Conventional throughput in first quarter was 2.6 million tonnes, […]

  • 4 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad saw a 17% increase in container throughput at its Port Klang in the quarter ended March 31, due to added handling capacity and a surge in the transhipment throughput. Westports handled 2.26 million TEUs in the first quarter of 2015 , with the 20% increase in throughput volumes, reflecting, among others, the […]

  • 28 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad (Westports) informed that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Westports Malaysia Sdn Bhd (WMSB), has received an approval-in-principle (AiP) to expand its container facilities from Container Terminal 10 (CT10) to Container Terminal (CT19). The approval was granted by the Government of Malaysia (GoM) in a letter dated August 23, 2017. The move […]

  • 13 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad saw its container volumes drop in the nine-month period ended September 30, mainly due to the industry’s recent mergers and acquisitions. Container operations handled a total throughput of 6.8 million TEU during the nine-month period, dropping by 8 percent from a total of 7.4 million TEU handled in the same period […]

  • 7 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Malaysia’s Westports Holdings Berhad is planning to put in motion a USD 300 million “Container Terminal 8 Expansion Plan,” spurred on by increasing container volumes and high terminal utilization rates recorded in the first nine months of 2014. The company recorded a 12% surge in its container volume throughput to 6.18 million TEU in the first 9 […]

  • 4 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Berhad has expressed interest to take part in a consortium bidding for Colombo Port’s new terminal in Sri Lanka. Westports will jointly bid for the contract to build Colombo Port’s East Container Terminal (ECT) in the consortium of six companies led by Sri Lankan conglomerate Hayleys PLC. In line with the master plan […]

  • 28 June 2011

    Westport Innovations Inc., a global leader in alternative fuel, low-emissions transportation technologies, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with General Motors to help develop advanced natural gas engine technology. Both General Motors and Westport will bring their extensive expertise to develop natural gas engine controls, emissions and performance strategies. “We are excited […]

  • 26 July 2013

    Westport Innovations announced that Nancy Gougarty has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of Westport after resigning her position on the company’s Board of Directors. The change in roles for Nancy is part of Westport’s progression from research and development into an organization focussed on the global commercialization of a wide range of products. […]

  • 24 January 2014

    Gordon Exel, President of Cummins Westport, spoke to a crowd of around 500 at World LNG Fuels 2014 on January 22 in Houston, Texas on the panel Leading Projects, Trends in LNG-Fueled Highway Trucking. Other panel presenters Andrew Littlefair, President and CEO, Clean Energy Fuels Corp., Scott Lavery, Vice President, UPS and Bob Nimocks, chairman […]

  • 20 March 2013

    Heavy-duty trucking customers seeking optimal on-board fuel storage, high-performance natural gas engines, and reliable fueling can benefit from a new joint marketing program by Westport Innovations Inc. and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. that was announced in Louisville, Kentucky, home of the Mid-America Truck Show (MATS). To encourage the use of natural gas vehicles and the […]

  • 24 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Following extensive consultations, the Buller District Council has made the decision to sell the Westport’s Kawatiri dredge. At yesterday’s council meeting, Buller District councilors resolved 6-4 to sell the dredge. The council-owned company, Buller Holdings Ltd, will manage the sales process that will begin next month, when the Kawatiri is on the slip for maintenance […]

  • 30 October 2013
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Westport Innovations announced that Universal LNG Solutions (ULNG) has placed a blanket purchase order for 900 Westport iCE PACK™ LNG Tank Systems to be delivered over the next two years. “This investment by ULNG confirms the industry’s interest in the Westport iCE PACK and the demand for cold liquefied natural gas (LNG),” said Steve Anderson, […]

  • 6 February 2012

    Cummins Westport, a leading provider of high-performance, alternative fuel engines for the global market, announced that Navistar will offer the Cummins Westport ISL G in the International® TranStar and WorkStar trucks. The ISL G is the #1 natural gas engine in North America, with over 13,000 engines produced since it was first introduced in 2007. […]

  • 2 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The restructuring of the shipping alliances is expected to bring modest container volume growth to Malaysian port operator Westports Holdings Bhd, the Star reported, citing Ruben Emir Gnanalingam, the group’s CEO, as saying. “The industry will go through a recalibration process as the shipping lines adjust to different routes and different alliance partners. I would give […]

  • 27 June 2012

    Westport Innovations announced that it has entered into an additional agreement with General Motors for a second advanced technology development program. Westport and GM are now developing two different combustion, controls and emissions approaches to natural gas engines, with the first cooperative technology project being announced in June 2011.  Both GM and Westport will continue […]

  • 13 February 2014

    B.C.-based Sutco Contracting said it has taken delivery of six new Kenworth LNG tractors. The tractors are powered by Westport’s 15-litre liquefied natural gas engine, the company said in a statement. The trucks will be deployed in the company’s wood residual fleet, based out of Chilliwack. [mappress] LNG World News Staff, February 13, 2014; Image: […]