NHAVA SHEVA (INDIA) GATEWAY TERMINAL HANDLES THE HIGHEST PARCEL SIZE AT JAWAHARLAL NEHRU PORT

Global trade enabler DP World operated Nhava Sheva (India) Gateway Terminal achieved yet another milestone by handling the highest moves parcel size of 4,568 Moves (6,017 Teu) on MV MSC Perle of the Himalaya Express with an exceptional Gross Crane Rate of 34.5 moves per hour at Jawaharlal Nehru Port.

NSIGT has broken its own record of loading and discharging large size parcels at the port on move count basis, the previous record stood at 4,433 Moves (5,025 Teu) handled on MV Bernadette in 2017. This achievement is a testament to the cutting edge technology and state-of-the-art infrastructure that enables the terminal to deliver higher productivity and ensure better safety standards.

Jibu K. Itty, Chief Executive Officer, DP World Nhava Sheva said, “At DP World, we believe in providing efficient and reliable flow of goods and services through high productivity. Our terminal, NSIGT is equipped with advanced technology, which provides safe, quick and efficient operations in cargo handling.

We also appreciate the dedicated efforts of the Port Trust directed towards improving marine infrastructure at the port, which further enables us to handle large sized vessels and increase utilization.”

Nhava Sheva (India) Gateway Terminal is built to a futuristic design, and the wharf is equipped with the world’s largest and most technologically advanced remote-operated quay cranes, automated gates – powered by Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology, an advanced Reefer Monitoring System and revolutionary Electrical Rubber-Tyred Gantry cranes (E-RTGs), amongst others.