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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.