The Director General of Coastal and Port Engineering announced the agreement of the Marine Structures Licensing Committee of PMO with the construction, operation and renewal of licenses of 6 projects in the southern ports of the country.
Foreign transit of goods from Amirabad port to the Caspian littoral states has increased by 256 percent this year.
There is still much to be done to build digitally connected port ecosystems despite the COVID-19 pandemic creating a unique opportunity to leverage and fill digital voids in the supply chains.
Member of the Executive Board and Deputy of Engineering and Infrastructure Development of the Ports and Maritime Organization: Iran; It is one of the leading countries in the field of engineering of localization of marine electronic and telecommunication equipment
Director General of Maritime Safety and Protection of the Ports and Maritime Organization: With hydrography and locating navigable areas, safe navigation in oceans and waterways will be made possible.
Director General of Khorramshahr Port and Maritime: more than 29 thousand 912 tons of container goods have been unloaded and loaded in Khorramshahr port during the first two months of this year.
A green port is a port that invests and encourages in environmentally friendly and sustainable operations in all formats of the ports and maritime industry.
Methanol-fueled propulsion has strong potential for decarbonizing shipping, according to top execs at Wärtsilä.
The maritime industry is set to enter an accelerated phase of innovation as its biggest stakeholders recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, but national governments must help if ports and terminals are going to see the benefits.
The Director General of Port Affairs of the Ports and Maritime Organization reported on the most important measures of PMO in order to timely clear basic commodities from the country's ports.
Container operations in Shahid Rajaei port, as the largest container port in Iran, increased by 11%.
The Director General of Maritime Safety and Protection of the Ports and Maritime Organization: "The maritime industry will undergo serious changes in the near future through the use of new communication technologies in areas such as online monitoring, management analysis, and maritime safety.
P&O Maritime Logistics and DP World Yarimca will launch a new shipping line from Marmara, Turkey, to the Caspian Sea, in an attempt to tap into the growing regional market for containerised goods.
Responding to the dramatic increase in the loss of containers at sea in the past year, the Maritime Safety Committee of the International Maritime Organization discussed the issue at its recent meeting.
Automation and digitalisation remain the best way for ports to handle increased container volumes and preparing ports and terminals for unforeseen events such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the obstruction of the Suez Canal.
ne of the big challenges is how to incorporate the existing global fleet to reduce emissions and how shipowners can protect the current investments to ensure the ships they are building today remain productive in the transition to a global zero carbon fleet.
The maritime industry is rapidly diving into the world of green and blue hydrogen.
Director General of Transit, Logistics and Agreements of the Ports and Maritime Organization: In the first step to reduce port costs, Ro-Ro ships will be granted an 80% incentive.
After several years of construction at CSSC's Tianjin Xingang shipyard in northern China, the hospital ship Global Mercy - the largest civilian vessel of her kind ever built - has completed her official sea trials.
The Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization, stating that the communication and media activities of the Public Relations Office have played an effective role in better understanding of this organization among the public opinion and its specific audience, emphasized: “The key role of the communication and media field in identifying the country's maritime authority cannot be ignored.”
Explaining the most important goals and maritime and port programs of this province in 1400, the director general of Ports and Maritime Authority of Guilan Province said: “increasing the loading and unloading norms and increasing the traffic, transit and export of goods are on the agenda of this year.”
Automation and smart technologies including artificial intelligence (AI) are still the solution to the maritime industry’s biggest challenges, such as how to process more cargo in an environmentally friendly way.
The Director General of Ports and Maritime of Hormozgan: The plan for the construction of a corridor of comprehensive lines in the Persian Gulf port is underway with the aim of creating a suitable platform for providing better services to the private sector and facilitating the import and export of petroleum products.
The Director General of Ports and Maritime of Khuzestan: All health protocols and precautionary measures are observed in order to prevent the spread of Corona virus at the entry points of Khuzestan ports.
Message of Mr. Mohammad Rastad, Deputy Minister of Roads & Urban Development and Managing Director of Ports & Maritime Organization (PMO) on the occasion of Eight Intergovernmental Session of IOC Regional Committee for the Central Indian Ocean (IOCINDIO VIII)
According to the Public Relations Department of the Ports and Maritime Authority of Guilan Province, Dr. Hamidreza Abaie congratulated the World Communication and Public Relations Day with a message.
Message of Mr. Mohammad Rastad, Deputy Minister of Roads & Urban Development and Managing Director of Ports & Maritime Organization (PMO) on the occasion of Eight Intergovernmental Session of IOC Regional Committee for the Central Indian Ocean (IOCINDIO VIII)
In a meeting between the Director General of Ports and Maritime Authority of Guilan Province and the CEO of Anzali Free Zone, it was emphasized on using the full capacities of Anzali and Caspian ports with a national perspective.
Norwegian shipping company Klaveness Combination Carriers became the first shipping line to join a new initiative that will explore the use of Carbon Capture & Storage technologies (CCS) for ships to reduce CO2 emissions
Indian ports are making every effort to keep the country's supply chain intact in the face of rising COVID-19 cases, and both private and public sector terminal operators are contributing to the cause.
Director General of Ports and Maritime of Bushehr: Bushehr port passenger terminal will soon become a modern and large terminal.
401 thousand tons of goods were unloaded and loaded in Bushehr ports during April 2021, which has doubled compared to the same period last year.
Director General of Ports and Maritime of Gilan: Increase in loading and unloading, traffic, transit rate along boost in export of goods are on the agenda this year.
The Egyptian government has accelerated plans to widen and deepen the southern end of the Suez Canal following the six-day obstruction caused by the mega-ship the Ever Given in March 2021.
While the plight of seafarers during the pandemic, the challenges of crew changes, and COVID-related quarantines have fallen from the daily headlines, seafarers continue to be the invisible victims of COVID-19.
Virginia-based startup HawkEye 360 has come up with a unique idea to bolster maritime domain awareness.
After months of reports of delays and bottlenecks as volumes strained the global shipping industry, the worst appears to have passed.
4 contracts for the production of electronic and telecommunication technological equipment of the country's ports by the knowledge-based companies were signed in a ceremony attended by the Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development
4 contracts for the production of electronic and telecommunication technological equipment of the country's ports by the knowledge-based companies were signed in a ceremony attended by the Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development
The first private sector investment contract in the new Iranian year worth 384 billion Rls. was signed for the construction of a factory for the production of livestock and poultry feed in Amirabad port.
A consortium of Finnish research organizations along with companies in the maritime, motor and battery sectors, are working together researching new solutions for clean and efficient marine and off-road transport.
An international consortium of 46 partners, led by the Port of Antwerp, is launching a new program focusing on the greening of Europe’s seaports.
A collation of United Nations organizations joining with international labor leaders and members of the shipping community launched a new due diligence tool for global brands to use to ensure that they are protecting the human rights of seafarers across their supply chains.
In line with the third phase of the Shahid Rajaei port development project and the construction of three oil wharfs, three investment projects are underway to be operationalized by March 2022
Yokohama port in Japan has been ranked as the most efficient port in the world in a new index in which Asian ports dominate.
Director General of Ports and Maritime Authority f Guilan Province, referring to the dredging of Roga Shanbe-Bazaar in Bandar Anzali by this organization, said: "Due to not dredging during the last forty years and mud settlements for various reasons, we are facing the accumulation of more than 60,000 cubic meters of mud."
Singapore is moving forward with a novel way of making deliveries to vessels at anchor in its harbor.
unloading and loading operations in Iranian ports during the first 40 days of the new (Iranian) year is recorded as 13.8 million tons which shows a 2.2% growth compared to the same period last year.
Ports, as the communication gateway of the country, play an effective role in economic and political development and provide effective services for owners of goods and customers. Our country, which has access to the Caspian Sea from the north and the Oman Sea and the Persian Gulf from the south, has significant capacities in this area.
Development of a new Port Management Information System (PMIS) will boost efficiency at an African port.