Record Container Volumes at TMT Ports

We are proud to announce that through the joint efforts of Portia Management Services Limited and its partner KT Services and Logistics (KTSL), TMT Ports Yangon, Myanmar handled 9,694 TEU in June. This represents the largest monthly throughput since the start of container operations. TMT Ports handled these volumes in a safe and productive manner […]

Mobile Crane Operations

Portia’s Senior Engineer, Richie Cheetham has continued his good works with Peel Ports. Portia were asked to project manage the shipment of two Liebherr Straddle Carriers on behalf of Peel Ports from the Port of Liverpool to Clydeport, in Scotland. The Straddle Carriers each weighing 64 tonnes were loaded in Liverpool onto the Peak Bremen […]

Global Safety Day

On 20th April 2017 Portia’s partner in the Khalifa Bin Salman Port in Bahrain, MMETCo presented a MIME act with the theme of “24/7 Safe” as part of APMT’s celebration of Global Safety Day. The topics covered included: 1. Early Morning life of employees • Start your day healthy and with positive thoughts 2. Toolbox […]

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 Banyar Aung from KTSL, Portia’s partner […]

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 the good work.  

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 along with the remote control stations […]

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 (11,930nm) journey from Nantong, China […]

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 LIVING, Bahrain. The Art of […]