August 10 - Aaras Shipping Agencies, a member of the Project Cargo Network since August 2010, has recently completed a hydro power logistics project.

Business developement manager, Rashda Qamar says the project involved the inland transportation and customs clearance of the 8500 tonnes (1,250 consignments) of heavy cargo from Karachi Port to Muzzaffarbad, Pakistan. The cargo was brought into Karachi Port onboard Jiangsu H.S.D. Shipping Group's Heng Shun Da and Aaras Shipping handled the whole operation within 72 hours.

Aaras Shipping deploys a team of professionals at its five offices in the major cities of Pakistan.

The company says that its main specialities in the heavy lift sector, include wind turbine logistics, as well as gas and energy logistics. It says that it handles approximately 95,000 cu m of project cargo per month and also offer cargo discharge services as a ship agent.