Colombo concession in limbo

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It looks as if the concession process for the Colombo Port East Container Terminal (CPECT) will be cancelled, with bids submitted by the sev...

Ris.Ga fuel savings for SAGT

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Control Techniques, part of Emerson Industrial Automation, has installed its propr ietary RIS.GA (RISparmio GAsolio) diesel fuel saving syst...

Colombo deadline extended

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Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) has extended the deadline for submitting proposals to build the first container terminal at the Port of Col...

More needed in Colombo

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Sri Lankaā€™s Colombo port needs to move fast to build new deepwater container terminals if it is to remain competitive, according to Amal R...

Battle lines drawn in Colombo

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The government of Sri Lanka is evaluating five bids to build and operate a 2.4M TEU/year container terminal at Colomboā€™s South Harbour dev...

…five in for Colombo

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Five parties are reported to have submitted Expressions of Interest to build and operate a new container terminal at the Port of Colomboā€™s...

SAGT in rate row

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After losing around 230,000 TEUto P&O Ports' South Asia Gateway Terminal (SAGT) last year, the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) is using rat...

SAGT throughput up

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South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT), the Colombo, Sri Lanka container terminal operator managed by P&O Ports, reports a 22 per cent increase...

Keeping Colombo in the game

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Sri Lanka's main port faces a number of stiff challenges to its status as a container hub port for South Asia...

SAGT steaming ahead

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South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT), the P&O Ports-backed operation in Sri Lanka, reports "steady progress" in vessel operations and redevel...