A time-lapse video from our colleagues at BCTC, good to see a busy container terminal supporting the rebuilding in Beirut.
18th February 2021
Time Lapse video of CRMG Cranes at The Port of Liverpool
Portia would like to share this time lapse video from Peel Ports, showing 5 cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes being discharged in the Port of Liverpool. These are the first batch of a total of 10 CRMGs’ being installed as part of the next phase of growth at Liverpool2,...
6th February 2021
BCTC’s Achievement Acknowledged
Attached is a link to an article that was published in the annual issue of the Executive Magazine. It is extremely inciteful and elaborates in a truthful and eloquent manner on what our friends and colleagues at BCTC have been through and what they have collectively achieved in successfully...
18th January 2021
Portia Supporting the Deep-water Terminal in the Port of Liverpool.
Portia are once more proud to be supporting Peel Ports at this exciting time for the Port of Liverpool. Portia's Senior Engineer will be working with closely with Peel Ports and ZPMC personnel on the unloading, installing and commissioning of a further 5 cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes, as...
9th January 2021
BCTC's Terminal Manager, Sarah Haidar - a great example of female empowerment in the Maritime Sector
Great to see our friend and colleague Sarah Haidar presenting on the important topic of female empowerment in the Maritime Sector. This is Sarah at TOC Europe back in 2010. https://lnkd.in/gHPfZTC
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31st December 2020
BCTC Terminal Visit
Our friends and colleagues at BCTC had a boost last week when they were visited by Mr. Elie Zakhour (President of the International Chamber of Navigation, Beirut. Mr. Zakhour met with Ziad Kanaan (Deputy General Manager), Sarah Haidar (Terminal Manager) and their teams who made presentations about the practical...
8th December 2020
Captain Bill Chalmers (FICS) – “A Guide to Port and Terminal Management”
Portia are delighted to announce that one our Consultants, Captain Bill Chalmers has published his second book. Following his first book – “A Guide to Ships, Their Cargoes and Working Environment”, Bill has produced a “sister” volume -“A Guide to Port and Terminal Management”. The latest book focuses on...
7th September 2020
BCTC mark the 1 month anniversary of the Beirut Port Explosion
Our friends and colleagues at BCTC marked the one month anniversary of the explosion in Beirut Port, by ceasing operations and holding a minutes silence to remember the deceased.
6th September 2020
NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
Portia are delighted to announce that Captain Shan Hashmi our Marine Technical Consultant / Operations Manager based in Jubail Port in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has attained the NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.
Captain Hashmi has...
4th September 2020
Beirut Container Terminal Consortium Welcomes its First Vessel Berthing
The Gezari Shipping Line vessel the Electra A became the first vessel to berth at the BCTC terminal when she docked last night. Gezari are a local company long associated with the Port of Beirut and so it is fitting that they have brought the first vessel back into...