V O Chidambaranar Port Trust created a new record
by handling 45,396 Metric Tonnes of Coal V in 24 hours at IX berth from
the vessel M.V. Sea Hope on 19.02.2018 surpassing the previous record
of 41,376 Metric Tonnes of Coal
in 24 hours at IX berth from the vessel M.V. Shi Dai-11 on 13.11.2014. M/s.
Seatrans Ship management Private Limited is the Steamer agent and M/s Sea Port
Logistics Private Limited is the Stevedore agent, says a release.
Shri I. Jeyakumar, IRTS., Chairman, V.O.
Chidambaranar Port Trust while thanking the stakeholders, officers and the
employees of the Port who have contributed to achieve this record conveyed that
this Port is continuously striving to achieve improvement in Performance and
productivity in order to attract more volume of traffic through the Port. The Chairman requested all the concerned to
continue to improve the performance in future also.