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AD Ports lines up Fujairah development

June 21 - Abu Dhabi Ports and the Port of Fujairah, UAE have signed a 35-year concession agreement, granting the former exclusive rights to develop port infrastructure and manage its operations.

As part of the agreement, the entities have announced the establishment of Fujairah Terminals, an operational arm wholly owned by Abu Dhabi Ports.

Through the establishment of Fujairah Terminals, the agreement will grant Abu Dhabi Ports the exclusivity to enhance existing infrastructure in addition to managing all container, general cargo, ro-ro and cruise Ships in the port.

The agreement also includes the deepening of berths to 16.5 m to allow for larger vessels, building a 300,000 sq m yard of storage space as well as an additional 1 km quay to accommodate the expected growth in the number of ships arriving at the port.

PIC Caption: The agreement was signed by Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, ceo of Abu Dhabi Ports and Captain Mousa Murad, general manager of Port of Fujairah.

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Drake closes Cometto deal for ANI

May 20 - The Drake Group, in its capacity as representative of the Cometto brand in Australia, has received an order from Australian Naval Infrastructure (ANI) for 16 self-propelled MSPE modules.
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Dsouza joins Virgin Atlantic 

May 20 - Virgin Atlantic Cargo has named Bosco Dsouza as its account manager in Melbourne as the airline looks to continue its expansion in Australia. 
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Sohar launches online route planner

May 20 - Sohar Port and Freezone has launched an online route planner that provides information on available connections to hinterland destinations.
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Crowley realigns activities

May 17 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has realigned its shipping and solutions business units in a bid to enhance its focus on non-asset based customer solutions.
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