NIGHT NAVIGATION ACHIEVEMENTS.
Nov 14, 2011
Port Qasim Authority is pleased to announce the historical acievement of berthing the largest container ship during the night.
M.V. Maersk Utah Container Ship with a length of 292 meters and draft of 11.7 meters was berthed at 0130 hours on 14th November, 2011.
Since the start of Night Navigation facility at PQA in 2004, this vessel with the largest L.O.A. was berthed due to immaculate planning of Port Operations Department, Ship Agent and Qasim International Container Terminal (DP World) and the induction of three ASD tugs and one fast pilot boat in the craft of PQA during the last two years.
Certificate Awarded to PQA on 8th Annual Environment Excellence Awards 2011 by National Forum for Environment & Health
Sep 05, 2011
PQA Data Center & Electronic Communications Network inaugurated by Chairman, Vice Admiral (R) M. Shafi HI(M) on June 20, 2011.
Jun 20, 2011
PQA signed agreement with PIBT to build country's first dedicated coal, clinker & cement terminal
Nov 06, 2010
A dedicated Coal, Clinker & Cement Terminal is being undertaken at a cost of US$ 180 million with handling capacity of 8 million tonnes per annum with a storage capacity of 0.9 million tons. An Implementation Agreement has been signed on November 6, 2010 with PIBT (Pakistan International Bulk Terminal). The Terminal would be country's first dedicated dirty bulk cargo handling facility and is expected to become operational within next three years.
Prime Minister of Pakistan inaugurated a Grain & Fertilizer Terminal on 26th October 2010.
Oct 26, 2010
A specialized Grain & Fertilizer Terminal developed by M/s Fauji Akbar Portia at a cost of US$ 135 million with handling capacity of over 4 million tonnes per annum has been formally inaugurated by Prime Minister of Pakistan on 26th October 2010. This terminal was created by reclaiming 22 acres of water and has a 300 meter long jetty.