The Portia team is working with QPMC Mwani to deliver a high-level Concept of Operations for Hamad Port, the new world-class mega-port development in Qatar. Portia is advising on operations and management strategy, making recommendations that will assist the development of this cutting-edge new facility in line with international...
23rd January 2017
Shan Hashmi’s excellent work as a Marine Operations Consultant for Portia
Shan Hashmi’s excellent work as a Marine Operations Consultant for Portia at the National Ports Services (NPS) concession in Jubail Port, Saudi Arabia has been recognised by one of the major clients. Saudi Aramco Shell Refinery Co. (SASREF) presented Shan with a Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of his...
20th December 2016
Myanmar Trade Delegation Visits Portia and the Port of Liverpool
Portia and Peel Ports were delighted to host a trade delegation from Myanmar to the Port of Liverpool yesterday. The Delegation is in the UK as part of a week long-trade mission and was headed by U Win Khant, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Transport and also included...
13th December 2016
Keep Clean Go Green
"Keep Clean Go Green" - that was the message from MMETCo's Stevedoring Division. Portia's local partner put together a team of managers and employees to clean up a local beach as part of their "Environment Awareness Day" initiative. Very well done to all who took part and keep up...
1st December 2016
TMT Ports, Yangon, Myanmar
Portia is pleased to announce that it has commenced a 5-year contract to manage and operate TMT Ports in Yangon, Myanmar. Portia has put in place a small management team comprising of a Terminal Manager, Operations Manager and Engineering Manager.
The Portia team will focus on developing processes and procedures,...
3rd November 2016
Portia's Senior Engineer Welcomes the Arrival of the Final 6 CRMGs
The final 6 CRMGs have now arrived at T2. After overseeing their build, commissioning and loading over in Nantong, Portia's Senior Engineer Richard Cheetham snr was on the quay edge to welcome them to Liverpool. ABB are now well into the automation commissioning phase for the first 6 cranes...
20th October 2016
Last batch of CRMG cranes arrive in River Mersey for Liverpool 2 Container Terminal
Portia’s Senior Engineer has been working closely with Peel Ports as the second batch of six cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes arrived in the River Mersey on Thursday 6 October ready for installing and commissioning at the £400 million Liverpool2 deep-water container terminal.
Their arrival marks end of 13,730 mile...
13th October 2016
Work Place Wellness Programme
Portia and our partner at Khalifa Bin Salman Port, MMETCo are investing in our staff by easing stress, creating a more healthy workforce and increasing motivation. MMETCo Stevedoring Division conducted a WORK PLACE WELLNESS PROGRAMME, at our Labour Accommodation.
The programme was conducted in co-ordination with Volunteers from ART OF...
13th October 2016
Medical camp for our workers in Khalifa Bin Salman Port
Portia's through its partner MMETCo have conducted Medical camp for our workers in Khalifa Bin Salman Port, Bahrain with ICRF (Indian Community Relief Fund).
ICRF functioning under the aegis of the Indian embassy, has been organizing regular Medical checkups at various Labour camps in Bahrain.
Indian Embassy First Secretary Meera Sisodia...
4th October 2016
Portia starts work on Mubarak al Kabeer Terminal project
Portia has started work on the prestigious Mubarak al Kabeer Terminal project in Kuwait. Portia is a sub-consultant to PMDC the Dubai-based company with overall Project Management responsibilities.
Portia are delivering specialist expertise from the perspective of “Proxy Operator”, giving comfort to the client and ensuring that the terminal is...