Khalifa Port Fifth Most Productive

Khalifa Port Fifth Most Productive

Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT) has announced that Khalifa Port ranked fifth in Journal of Commerce’s 2013 Europe Middle East and Africa Port Productivity list.


The Journal of Commerce, an independent research firm that focuses on global trade topics, measured the number of container moves per-vessel, per-hour at the world’s ports and marine terminals in 2013.

As mega-container ships replace smaller vessels, port productivity, turnaround times and throughput time for containers are important metrics for carriers and trade customers in order to realize significant cost savings.

Martijn van de Linde, Chief Executive Officer, ADT, said: “We are very proud to rank fifth in the EMEA Port Productivity list in our first year of operations.

Khalifa Port Container Terminal has been constructed to achieve high productivity levels; this not only increases turnaround time for ships, but also benefits the supply chain and local trade as cargo moves faster through the port.”

Considerable productivity progress has also been made on the landside as truck turnaround time currently stands at 12 minutes which makes Khalifa Port Container Terminal the most efficient in the region.

The port’s congestion free access and a robust network of road and future rail connectors add additional value to the trade and its service providers.

The Journal of Commerce Port Productivity rankings were determined by evaluating 483 ports and 771 terminals and analyzing more than 150,000 port calls in 2013.

Press Release; September 02, 2014



Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>

Events>

<< Sep 2015 >>
MTWTFSS
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 1 2 3 4

Marine Maintenance World Expo 29 September – 1 October

The international exhibition of maintenance and repair technologies, tools, spare parts, services and systems for vessels of all sizes, from yachts, commercial fishing vessels, work boats, passenger and vehicle ferries, to cargo ships, cruise ships, naval defence fleets, oil tankers, offshore support vessels and offshore-energy platforms.

Expect to see technologies and services including:

• Hull blasting/cleaning equipment
• Hull coatings
• Spare parts component suppliers
• Hull inspection equipment
• Ultrasonic testing equipment
• Non-destructive testing equipment
• Boat-lifting equipment
• Dry dock tools and equipment
• Underwater ship inspection surveys
• Underwater repair technology
• Marine engine maintenance equipment
• Maintenance of marine engine control systems
• Marine transmission maintenance systems
• Predictive maintenance systems
• Engine and oil analysis equipment
• Wear particle indicators
• Vibration analysis systems
• On-ship/onboard visual monitoring display equipment
• Bow stem slamming and strain monitoring
• Water quality monitoring
• Ship maintenance software
• Lifeboat maintenance systems
• Ship repair specialists from around the world
• Hydraulic analysis, coolant analysis, and other fluid analysis
• Wet/underwater welding
• Propeller polishing equipment
• Wireless handheld inventory monitors
• Marine monitoring and control platform
• Integrated platform management systems
• Load cells
• Mooring tension monitoring systems
• Hull stress monitoring equipment
• Tow load monitoring, mooring load monitoring, jetty management monitoring systems
• Mooring load monitoring and analysis equipment
• Marine equipment status monitoring and control systems
• Salinometers
• Marine monitoring and control hardware
• Marine monitoring and control software
• Fleet management systems
• Alarm monitoring equipment
• Power maintenance systems/electrical maintenance systems

Read more about the event here.

read more >

PIANC SMART Rivers Conference

The SMART Rivers Conference is a biennal forum bringing together those involved in river transport form developing and developed countries…

read more >

NEVA 2015

The NEVA 2015 profile will promote traditional sectors of Shipbuilding, Ship Equipment, Offshore Shelf Construction and Equipment, Ports…

read more >

16th Annual FPSO World Congress 2015

This year, we will bring together more than 750 key stakeholders from oil companies, vessel owners, shipyards, financial organisations…

read more >