Hambantota Port is aiming to become an important regional bunker hub

Sinopec wins Hambantota bunker...

Sinopec wins Hambanto...

Hambantota International Port (HIP) has awarded a tender to Beijing-based Sinopec to operate and mai...
Hambantota International Port (HI...
Colombo Dockyard says work is continuing as usual after the tragic events over Easter

Operations at Colombo Dockyard...

Operations at Colombo...

Colombo Dockyard has confirmed that operations at the yard are now back to normal following the terr...
Colombo Dockyard has confirmed th...
Ravi Edirisinghe will head up GAC activities in Sri Lanka

Industry veteran strengthens G...

Industry veteran stre...

Business veteran Ravi Edirisinghe has been appointed director and chief executive officer of the GAC...
Business veteran Ravi Edirisinghe...
Kavan Ratnayaka, Chairman, SLPA, and D.V. Abeysinghe, Managing Director of Colombo Dockyard, exchanging contracts to build two new pilot boats

Colombo Dockyard to build pilo...

Colombo Dockyard to b...

Colombo Dockyard has entered into a contract with Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) to supply two pil...
Colombo Dockyard has entered into...
SAGT handled its 2 millionth teu on December 19th

SAGT breaks throughput record

SAGT breaks throughpu...

South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAGT) has achieved an impressive milestone in handling 2 million teu i...
South Asia Gateway Terminals (SAG...
A computer-generated image of the new pilot station craft being built for Iraq at Colombo Dockyard

Two shipbuilding projects get ...

Two shipbuilding proj...

Colombo Dockyard recently celebrated the keel laying of two vessels, a 60m buoy tender and 50m twin ...
Colombo Dockyard recently celebra...
Takaaki Anraku, President, Kokusai Cable Ship Company, cutting the rope to break the milk pot against the vessel’s hull

Milestone for Colombo yard

Milestone for Colombo...

Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) ceremonially launched its first ever Cable Laying Vessel, which is bein...
Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) cere...
The Indian-owned tanker Desh Bakht at Colombo Dockyard for repair work

Double celebration for Colombo...

Double celebration fo...

Last month Colombo Dockyard, Sri Lanka’s leading shiprepair and building yard, celebrated its 44th a...
Last month Colombo Dockyard, Sri ...
SLPA chairman, Dr. Parakrama Dissanayake

SLPA seeks East Container Term...

SLPA seeks East Conta...

The Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) will soon seek Cabinet approval for a new development plan for ...
The Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SL...
The Theseus was offloaded at Colombo having been hit by a severe storm en route to the port

CICT helps stricken containers...

CICT helps stricken c...

A container vessel that sustained damage in tropical storm Sagar in the Gulf of Aden, nearly 2000 na...
A container vessel that sustained...
WISTA Sri Lanka committee members coordinated the latest Careers Day in Colombo Port

WISTA event in Colombo promote...

WISTA event in Colomb...

WISTA’s Sri Lanka Careers Day 2018 program, organised by Women's International Shipping & Tradin...
WISTA’s Sri Lanka Careers Day 2...
Container traffic has increased by over 20% this year at Colombo port

Strong growth for Colombo

Strong growth for Col...

Container volumes at Sri Lanka’s Colombo port have surged ahead in the first quarter of the year. Re...
Container volumes at Sri Lanka’...
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