Wednesday Jan 17, 2018
A memorandum of cooperation on the construction of mini refinery of Euro 6 petrol was signed during the commemoration ceremony of the National Transportation Day between Khuzestan Province Administration of ports and maritime and Naghshe Jahan Part Refining Company.
During the unloading of a ship carrying grain at Imam Khomeini port with a total unloading of more than 31,333 tons of cargo per day, a new record was found in the history of the operation of loading and unloading of basic goods.
Imam Khomeini port in addition to participating actively in second international exhibition of transportation and related industries presented its capabilities, advantages and achievements of the industry marine transportation.
The first training course of fast rescue in country’s ports was held with the aim of increasing the operational capability of the forces of the safety and firefighting center.
During the competitions of the Khuzestan coastal football league, hosted by this large port complex, Imam Khomeini port’s team won as the champion.
During the eight months of the current year, the transit of goods from Imam Khomeini port has reached to over 1.6 million tonnes with 75 percent growth.
The International Convention of Load Line was described with the aim of promoting the scientific capabilities and knowledge of the inspection centers of country’s ports, hosted by Imam Khomeini port in December of this year.
The 34th PIANC World Congress will be held on May 7-12, 2018 at the Hotel Riu Plaza, Panama City, Panama.
The Iranian Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development announced the completion of Phase 1 in Chabahar Port and capacity promotion to 8.5 million tons.
On the sidelines of the Port States Forum parallel to the World Maritime Day in Panama, the Iranian Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development met with the Polish Minister of Marine Economy, Panamanian Minister of Maritime Affairs, and the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO).
4th Mediterranean Days Congress will be held on 17-19 Oct. 2018 in Seville, Spain, with moral sponsorship of the World Association of Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (PIANC).
During a meeting of the Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) met with Mr. Ricardo Martinelli, the Panamanian President, on the sidelines of the Port States Forum parallel to the World Maritime Day in Panama City.
Following the completion of the construction and operation of the storage tanks of oil products with the capacity of more than 26 thousand tons, with the private sector participation, the capacity of Imam Khomeini port was increased in storage, loading and unloading of oil products.
In the course of fire and rescue maneuver in the grain transit silo of Khomeini, the Fire Department's operational forces measured their readiness and ability in firefighting and transporting the injured from height.
The agreement of Scientific and Research Cooperation between the Khuzestan Province Administration of Ports and Maritime and Amir Kabir University (Mahshahr branch) was signed with the aim of expanding the field of scientific, research and educational cooperation
Following the welcome of merchants and goods’ owners from the optimal services for the loading and unloading of goods in Imam Khomeini port complex, the process of loading non-oil products has reached to more than 7 million tons during the eight months of this year with 19 percent increase compared to the same period last year.
With the transport of more than 2 million tons of goods through rail transport in Imam Khomeini port, the growing trend of this type of transportation continues during the eight months of the current year.
The process of localizing repairs of sensitive and intelligent electronic modules of powerful radar of the Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) system was completed using internal power in Imam Khomeini Port.
The Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) was invited by Mr. Jorge Barakat Pitty, the Panamanian Minister of Maritime Affairs to attend the ceremony for World Maritime Day in Panama City, and met with Mr. Ricardo Martinelli, the Panamanian President.
With a record of managing and developing Bushehr Port, Mr. Mohammad Rastad was appointed by a mandate of the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development as the new Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).
A high-ranking economic delegation from Germany visited the Golden Gate of the Iranian Economy, and discussed the operational potentials and development plans of Shahid Rajaee Port.
The meeting of PIANC-Iran Delegates in 2017 was held on 12th Nov. at Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran.
After being audited by Keyhan Quality Registrar Company (KQR), the Port and Maritime Director General of Khorramshahr Port became the first Iranian sea port to receive an ISO 9001:2015 Certificate.
Operational management of the grains' terminal No.1 at Imam Khomeini port complex and maintenance of its strategic equipment by holding auctions and during legal procedures, in the form of a three-year contract, were awarded to the qualified private sector.
during the ceremony in addition to inviting foreign and Iranian seafarers of berthed ships at Imam Khomeini port complex,happy and joyful moments were created by holding a friendly futsal match in sport salon of the port complex.
The Manager of the Turkish Çanakkale Port paid a visit to different sections of Lengeh Commercial Port, and announced the preparedness of his country to export minerals to Kuwait through the mentioned port.
The first donated wheat consignment from India to Afghanistan arrived at the Chabahar port from indian port of kandla.
The ninety-eighth meeting of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC 98), held in London with over 170 member States and consultative organizations, entailed three import achievements for the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Thanks to its easy access to free waters and being located on the main route of navigation into the Persian Gulf and Strait Hormuz for countless commercial vessels and oil tankers, Chabahar Port has created a unique position for Iran in the region. Thus vessels sailing toward Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Bahrain would have pass through the Gulf of Oman, near Chabahar Port, and that has created one of the heaviest maritime traffic volumes in this area.
The Ports and Maritime Director General of Hormozgan Province announced the renovation of railway line number 2 of Shahid Rajaee Port, and its operation to facilitate cargo transfer in the largest commercial port of the country.
Over 45,342 tons of clinker was exported from Khorramshahr Port to the Iraqi Port of Umm Qasr, registering a growth of 113 percent compared to the previous year.
The first meeting of PIANC-Iran young professionals in 2017 was held on 11th Oct. at Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran.
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