JNPT has been
bestowed with “Container
Port of the Year” at the Gateway Awards 2018 for the improvement in operational
flow, performance efficiency achieved in the financial year 2018, initiatives
undertaken to achieve higher levels of productivity and growth across all
operations in the port including enhancement of soft and hard infrastructure to
provide seamless cargo movement.
Shri Neeraj Bansal, Chairman-in-Charge
was also honoured with ‘Indian Maritime Port Personality of the Year’ award for
his significant contribution to JNPT for making the organisation
customer-driven and achieving significant growth on a year-on-year basis. This
is the third award that has recognised Shri Bansal’s work.
Accepting the Container Port of the Year award
on behalf of JNPT, Shri Bansal said that the award is recognition for the collective
efforts of the JNPT team and of various initiatives to increase the overall
efficiency of the Port providing world class facilities to the EXIM trade.
The Gateway Award was instituted to recognise
and promote best practices, innovation and motivation in the Indian Maritime industry.
The 10th edition of the Gateway Awards showcased
the outstanding achievements and exceptional accomplishments of individuals and
organisations in the Indian Maritime industry.