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 ...
Computer generated image of the new Eco Bulk vessel type

Colombo yard to build six bulk...

Colombo yard to build...

Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) is moving to execute a signed contract with Misje Eco Bulk, a Norwegian...
Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) is m...
Colombo will become a more important hub for Subcontinent cargo as a result of the changes

Maersk upgrades services

Maersk upgrades servi...

A.P. Moller - Maersk has announced various improvements to its network between Europe and the Middle...
A.P. Moller - Maersk has announce...
The buoy tender vessel, Al-Faw, being launched in Colombo

Colombo yard launches Buoy Ten...

Colombo yard launches...

Colombo Dockyard has launched a 60 m Buoy Tender Vessel being built for General Company for Ports of...
Colombo Dockyard has launched a 6...
Repair work is coming back to Colombo Dockyard

Colombo yard returns to ‘new n...

Colombo yard returns ...

Since its establishment in 1974 Colombo Dockyard has witnessed recessions, boom times and natural di...
Since its establishment in 1974 C...
CICT has achieved a 40% market share in the Colombo container sector

Positive year for CICT

Positive year for CIC...

Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) handled a total of 2.9 million teu in 2019, represe...
Colombo International Container T...
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