UAE's new Kalba, Khor Fakkan roads to open in end-2019, Q1 2020
The Kalba road's construction marks the first time that the UAE's infra ministry has used AI to conduct satellite works
Truck transport between Khorfakkan and Sharjah cut to 45 minutes
The 89-kilometre-long Sharjah-Khorfakkan Road will be fully opened on April 13, 2019, at a cost of AED-5.5 billion
Gulftainer handles GCC’s largest ever vessel call
Khorfakkan Container Terminal berths largest container ship ever to call in Middle East.
CMA CGM Virginia makes maiden call in Khorfakkan
The maiden call of the CMA CGM Virginia marks yet another milestone for Gulftainer and Khorfakkan Container Terminal.
Gulf Navigation expands fleet, develops shipyard in Khor Fakkan
Dubai-based Gulf Navigation Holding has embarked on an ambitious fleet expansion programme that aims to increase the size of its fleet to 36 ships by 2021.
GAC Fujairah to provide logistics support to KOTC
GAC Fujairah has been awarded a husbandry contract by the Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) to provide ship supply services, spare parts handling and a range of other logistical services in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore.
UASC mega container ship refloated after grounding
The UASC mega container ship Umm Salal has been refloated and is en-route to Khorfakkan Container Terminal after it ran aground in the Malacca Strait two nautical miles off Port Klang in Malaysia.
Gulftainer's Khorfakkan port breaks TEU world record
Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT) performs 4,073 container moves in a single 12-hour shift, defying industry standards.
Damen delivers ASD tug to Sharjah Ports Authority
Sharjah Ports Authority, has taken delivery of a Damen ASD Tug 2411, named Al Luolo’ Aya, which is fully ‘built in Sharjah for Sharjah’.
Gulftainer MD wins Golden Helm Excellence award
Gulftainer MD Peter Richards wins Golden Helm Excellence Award 2015 in the Trade and Export category.
Gulf Petrochem Group bolsters UAE bunker team
Gulf Petrochem Group (GP) has announced the appointment of Deepak Dharwal as bunker trader, bolstering its bunker trading team in the UAE.
INTERVIEW: Stephen Ogden, director of operations at KCT
Gulftainer’s Khorfakkan Container Terminal punches well-above its weight when it comes to regional container traffic, requiring a careful balance to meet the needs of two very different types of client.

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