Mr.Noboru Ueda
Chairman and President

‘ClassNK is keen to support Indian maritime industry’

CHEMTECH Foundation bestowed SMP World Expo 2014 ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Award upon Noboru Ueda, ClassNK Chairman for his contribution to the global maritime industry. During his inaugural speech of SMP World Expo 2014 themed on Maritime Industry – Bridge...

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Mr.Prakash Tulsiani
APM Terminals Pipavav

‘Relaxation in cabotage for all Indian ports is must’

Port Pipavav, a successful public-private enterprise, is emerging as an important gateway port on the West Coast of India for containers, bulk and liquid cargo. Prakash Tulsiani, MD, APM Terminals Pipavav, talks to Supriya Oundhakar about necessity of relaxati...

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Mr. Rajiv Agarwal
Managing Director and CEO
Essar Ports

‘Being Growth Market, India will Definitely Attract Investments

As port is part of infrastructure development, the sector is riddled with problems arising out of environment, security clearances and land acquisitions. These clearances as well as acquisitions take a lot of time. Time consuming process for land acquisitions ...

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Mr.N N Kumar

‘It is Right Time to Corporatise Ports’

The Indian Port sector is grappled with severe capacity constraint, poor hinterland connectivity, tariff setting restrictions, shallow draughts etc. While having exclusive interaction with SMP World, JNPT Chairman N N Kumar, feels that there is an urgent need...

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Mr.Chitta Dash
Marine Manager
South West Asia Lloyd's Register Asia

‘We Understand Risk’

Chitta Dash, a DMET (now MERI) 1980 graduate, is at the helm of Lloyd’s Register’s South West Asia Marine business. Subsequent to taking over the leadership, he has developed a highly competent team, trained to discharge their duties as responsible Class/R...

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