Karaikal Port Handled 9 Coal Rakes in Single Day
Best ever performance of Karaikal Port siding 09 coal rakes loaded in a single day through In motion Wagon Loading system with a silo of 800 MT Capacity.
Karaikal Port berthed her first ever capsize vessel MV Berge Mcclintock, to discharge 77,381 Mts of Steam Coal for M/s. Adani Enterprises Limited, with Ports’s fully mechanized system.
Mr. V Raghunandan, Chief Executive Officer of Karaikal Port Pvt. Ltd. congratulated the entire team for making such a feat possible.“KPPL is capable of setting even higher benchmarks and we are gearing up to do so in the coming months, “- Mr. V Raghunandan, CEO, KPPL.
Karaikal port has achieved another milestone by discharging 60145 Mts of cargo in 24 hours through Mechanized Conveyor Handling System.
Karaikal Port berthed its first Bitumen Cargo vessel MV Asphalt Alliance this month.
Panamax Vessel carrying 70,000 MT of Blast Furnace (BF) Slag cargo, berthed for first time at Karaikal Port.
Karaikal Port achieved the best average discharge rate per day of 27000 tonnes of fertilizer cargo. The fertilizer (Muriate of Potash) was imported by Indian Potash Limited (IPL) through Supramax vessel with a shipment size of 40,000 tonnes.
Groundbreaking for a new LNG import terminal in presence of by Shri. V. Narayanasamy – Hon’ble Chief Minister of Puducherry, Shri. M. Kandasamy – Hon’ble Minister of Ports, Social Welfare and pollution Control, Puducherry.
IN MAY 2019
First Sand Vessel berthed
First Crude, Iron Ore, Lime Stone, Edible Oil, Wheat Export Vessel Berthed & Oil Tank Farm Inaugurated