A file photo of a dredger at work.
A file photo of a dredger at work.

Jaisu Shipping debarred from dredging in Kochi port

The Board of Trustees of Kochi Port has decided to debar the dredging contractor Jaisu Shipping from carrying out dredging operations in the port's channel for the next five years. T... »

Container operations pick up speed at Vallarpadam

ICTT After some teething troubles, there are welcome signs that container operations are gathering momentum at the newly commissioned Vallarpadam International Container Transhipment Term... »

Kochi port drafts realty plan for Willingdon Island

A scene from Wellingdon Island in Kochi. File Photo:Photo: Vipin Chandran

The Cochin Port Trust is initiating a master plan for the development of real estate in the Willingdon Island, draft of which will be ready for discussion with stakeholders in about 15 week... »

Jaisu Shipping cries foul over Kochi Port's show cause notice

Dredging in progress for the International Container Transhipment Terminal, in Kochi. File Photo: H. Vibhu

The dredging contractor Jaisu Shipping has questioned the issue of show cause notice issued by the Kochi Port for non completion of capital dredging work for ICTT, Vallarpadam at a time when th... »


A ship sails into Kochi Port.

Ship-builders sail out of still waters

The second half of 2008 witnessed recessionary trends that shook all sectors of the world economy, including the shipping sector. Freight rates of dry bulk, liquid bulk, general and containeris... »


Officials of Cochin Shipyard at the launch of vessels and
delivery to a client.

Cochin Shipyard forges ahead through rough weather

The public sector Cochin Shipyard Ltd is proposing to expand capacity by setting up a ship-lift system at an investment of Rs 500 crore. The new system, to be set up at the northern end of the prem... »

Vallarpadam is a sad story: Southern Railway GM

RAKESH MISRA, General Manager - Southern Railway

A career railwayman for over three-and-a-half decades, Rakesh Misra, General Manager - Southern Railway, spoke to Business Line on issues related to the zonal railway. Misra was in... »

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