Capt.Nihal Keppetipola and Upul Jayatissa sign the agreement on behalf of Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA), with Capt.Sandeep Mehta and Krishan Balendra of Adani and John Keell Holdings respectively

Sri Lanka reaches biggest ever...

Sri Lanka reaches big...

A US$700 million agreement to develop the Colombo West International Container Terminal (CWICT) - be...
A US$700 million agreement to dev...
A group photo at the keel laying event attended by representatives of the Embassy of France in Sri Lanka and Maldives, Orange Marine, Bureau Veritas and Colombo Dockyard

Cable layer construction start...

Cable layer construct...

A keel laying ceremony marking the start of construction of the Sophie Germain, the latest cable lay...
A keel laying ceremony marking th...
Construction is now underway at Colombo Dockyard on the new Eco Bulk carriers

Construction starts on bulk ca...

Construction starts o...

Last month Colombo Dockyard laid the keels of the first two bulk carriers for Misje Eco Bulk of Norw...
Last month Colombo Dockyard laid ...
A computerised rendering of the new cable layer being built for Orange Marine at Colombo Dockyard

Colombo Dockyard orders ABB pr...

Colombo Dockyard orde...

Colombo Dockyard has placed an order with ABB for an integrated propulsion system for an advanced ca...
Colombo Dockyard has placed an or...
Maersk is redesigning its ocean network in West and Central Asia

Maersk to revamp regional netw...

Maersk to revamp regi...

Maersk Line is restructuring its regional container shipping network that connects India, Bangladesh...
Maersk Line is restructuring its ...
Zafir Hashim, Head of Transportation, John Keells group

Powerful joint venture to supp...

Powerful joint ventur...

UK-based Inchcape Shipping Services and Sri Lanka’s John Keells Holdings have signed a joint venture...
UK-based Inchcape Shipping Servic...
The pilot launch for SLPA was handed over at a ceremony in February

Colombo yard launches pilot bo...

Colombo yard launches...

Colombo Dockyard Limited (CDL) marked two notable events last month. The first was the delivery of t...
Colombo Dockyard Limited (CDL) ma...
Honourable Rohitha Abeygunawardena, the Minister of Ports and Shipping, speaking at the event to mark the start of construction of the new CFS

Colombo port operations ‘retur...

Colombo port operatio...

A joint communiqué issued by Sri Lanka Ports Authority, South Asia Gateway Terminal and Colombo Inte...
A joint communiqué issued by Sri...

Cable layer contract for Colom...

Cable layer contract ...

Sri Lanka’s Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) has secured a contract to build a cable laying and repair v...
Sri Lanka’s Colombo Dockyard PL...
Bulk carrier with fertiliser at Colombo port

Colombo imports fertiliser to ...

Colombo imports ferti...

Two bulk carriers carrying a total of 64,500 tons of imported fertilisers from China arrived at the ...
Two bulk carriers carrying a tota...
The keel laying ceremony was held in a health-conscious way

Keel laying ceremony at Colomb...

Keel laying ceremony ...

Colombo Dockyard has carried out the keel laying ceremony involving a new 19m pilot and patrol boat ...
Colombo Dockyard has carried out ...
OOCL has revised the port rotation of its China India Express 3 service

OOCL subcontinent service gets...

OOCL subcontinent ser...

OOCL is enhancing one of its key services between the Far East and India. The China India Express 3 ...
OOCL is enhancing one of its key ...
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