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1Mar2020
Donate Blood, Save Lives – Campaign at Hutchison Ports Dammam.

As being part of this community and to help save lives in it, Hutchison Ports Dammam organized a Blood Donation Campaign with the help of King Fahad ...

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16Jan2020
FIRST FEMALE CAPTAIN AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

Hutchison Ports Dammam were pleased to welcome Capt. Kyoungok JUN, Master of the Hyundai Courage. She is also the first female Captain of a large oce...

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9Jan2020
Orphanage visits Hutchison Ports Dammam

Hutchison Ports Dammam were Pleased to welcome The Orphans' Welfare Association (Traaf). The children were given a tour around the port including our...

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29Dec2019
OMAN CONTAINER LINE AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomes the maiden call of Oman Shipping/Oman Container Line’s IEX service at Dammam Port. Hutchison Ports Dammam presented a...

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8Dec2019
OOCL VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On the 8th of December, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed representatives from OOCL (Orient Overseas Container Line). We gave the delegation a tour of ...

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27Nov2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT 2019

Hutchison Ports Dammam organized a football tournament during the month of November, where teams were divided by each department. Security department...

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25Nov2019
Hapag Lloyd Visits Hutchison Ports Dammam

Hutchison Ports Dammam were honored to welcome a delegation from Hapag Lloyd shipping line. The Hapag Lloyd delegation took a tour of our facilities...

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19Nov2019
WAN HAI LINE VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

Hutchison Ports Dammam were pleased to welcome a delegation from Wan Hai Shipping line head office in Taipei. The WHL delegation took a tour of our f...

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11Nov2019
Hutchison Ports Dammam Receives “Award for Promotion of Gender Equality 2019”

On November 11th in Dubai, Hutchison Ports Dammam were honored to receive “Award for Promotion of Gender Equality 2019” at the Transport & Logistics ...

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6Nov2019
Hutchison Ports Dammam Welcomes Bahrain Port delegation.

Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed a delegation from Bahrain Port. During their visit,the delegation took a tour of our terminal facilities and Saudi Ar...

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30Oct2019
Fire and Evacuation Mock Drill Conducted at Hutchison Ports Dammam

Supporting Safety awareness program, the Safety Department of Hutchison Ports Dammam organized a fire and evacuation mock drill for shipside stevedor...

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23Oct2019
US EMBASSY VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

Hutchison Ports Dammam were pleased to welcome a delegation from the US embassy in KSA along with representatives from Dammam Port Management (Mawani...

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20Oct2019
Hutchison Ports Dammam Welcomes NEOM delegation.

Hutchison Ports Dammam were pleased to welcome a delegation from NEOM. The delegation received an introduction of the terminal's facilities and servi...

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16Oct2019
Deputy Governor of KSA Eastern Province visits Hutchison Ports Dammam.

Hutchison Ports Dammam were honored by the visit of H.R.H. Prince Ahmed Bin Fahad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Governor of KSA Eastern Pr...

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13Oct2019
Hutchison Ports Dammam Congratulates SABIC for being Exporter of the year.

Hutchison Ports Dammam congratulates SABIC for their outstanding growth at our Dammam container terminal. SABIC is ranked among the largest petrochem...

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13Oct2019
Hutchison Ports Dammam Welcomes Minister for Transport, KSA

Hutchison Ports Dammam were honoured to welcome H.E. Dr. Nabeel bin Mohamed Al-Amudi, Minister for Transport, Saudi Arabia at Saudi Logistics Confere...

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9Oct2019
NIDLP VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

Hutchison Ports Dammam were pleased to welcome a delegation from National Industrial Development and Logistics Program.(​Third from the left)Jay New,...

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1Oct2019
WOMEN EMPOWERMENT AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed their new colleague Hanadi Al Hejazi to the Commercial Team as to support the 2019 World Maritime Day theme "Empoweri...

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1Oct2019
MAWANI President visits Hutchison Ports Dammam

President Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI) – HE Eng. Saad bin Abdul Aziz Al-Khalb visits Hutchison Ports Dammam accompanied by management team. The pre...

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30Sep2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES YAZAKI CORPORTATION

Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomes delegation from one of Japan's largest automotive parts supplier Yazaki Group. The delegation received an introductio...

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29Sep2019
EUKOR Car Carriers visits Hutchison Ports Dammam

Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed a delegation from EUKOR Car Carrier Inc., led by Capt. Park Jinsang, Port & Cargo Operations Manager, Middle East and...

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15Sep2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM RECEIVES THE DELEGATION FROM AL BARRAK SHIPPING AGENCY

On 15 September, Hutchison Ports Dammam received a delegation from Al Barrak Shipping Agency led by Eng. Barrak I.B. Al-Omani, Executive Director of ...

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11Sep2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM RECEIVES NYK RORO DELEGATION

On 11 September, Hutchison Ports Dammam hosted Seiichi Miyachi, NYK Senior Resident Representative and Kohei Odo, NYK RoRo Team of Tokyo, along with ...

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5Sep2019
HUTCHISON PORTS AND ENERGY CITY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY SIGNS MOU TO JOINTLY DEVELOP SPARK LOGISTICS AR...

On 5 September, Hutchison Ports had signed an MOU with Energy City Development Company (ECDC) to jointly develop, market and operate the Logistics Zo...

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1Sep2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM ACHIEVED 23,456,789 TEU MILESTONE

On 1 September, Hutchison Ports Dammam handled its 23,456,789th TEU from vessel Maersk Karlskron. This milestone was achieved through the remote cont...

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27Aug2019
POINT OF SALE (POS) SYSTEM GOES LIVE AT DAMMAM

On 27 August, Hutchison Ports Dammam launched the new 24x7 Self Service Point of Sale (POS) system, making it the first and the only container termin...

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24Jul2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES EXXONMOBIL

On 24 July, Jay New, CEO and General Manager of Hutchison Ports Dammam, welcomed the delegation from the petrochemical products exporter ExxonMobil, ...

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22Jul2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM EXPRESSES APPRECIATION TO HAJI ABDULLAH ALIREZA CO. FOR COLLABORATION

Hutchison Ports Dammam thanks Haji Abdullah Alireza Co. (HAACO) for their continuous support and co-operation. HAACO has represented some of the le...

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21Jul2019
LANDMARK ARABIA KPI WORKSHOP.

On 21st July, 2019, a delegation from Landmark Arabia, led by Mr. Menon Unnikrishnan, Head Logistics, Landmark Saudi Arabia, visited Hutchison Ports...

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18Jul2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES THE NEW CEO OF CMA CGM – KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA.

On 18th July 2019, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed Mr. Michel Azrak, who has recently appointed as the CEO of CMA CGM Group, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia....

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17Jul2019
HEALTH AND SAFETY AWARENESS DRILL AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 17 July, Hutchison Ports Dammam organised a Summer Heat Safety Awareness Drill in the yard, focusing on safety and precautionary measures during...

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4Jul2019
DAMMAM EXPRESSES GRATITUDE TO HAPAG LLOYD

On 4 July, Hutchison Ports Dammam celebrated with Hapag Lloyd for offering innovative liner and logistics solutions to the KSA and wider GCC market. ...

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2Jul2019
DAMMAM EXPRESSES GRATITUDE TO MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING COMPANY

On 2 July, Hutchison Ports Dammam took an opportunity to thank Mediterranean Shipping Company for their continuous support and co-operation over the ...

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19Jun2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM EXPRESSES GRATITUDE TO CMA CGM

On 19 June, Hutchison Ports Dammam took an opportunity to thank CMA CGM for their continuous support and cooperation throughout the year of 2018. Le...

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19Jun2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM EXPRESSES GRATITUDE TO MAERSK LINE

On 19 June, Hutchison Ports Dammam took an opportunity to thank Maersk Line for their continuous support and cooperation throughout the year of 2018....

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20May2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM AND CUSTOMERS GET TOGETHER AT RAMADAN IFTAAR

On 20 May, Hutchison Ports Dammam celebrated Iftaar with some of its key customers, Saudi Ports Authority, Customs, Coast Guard and the terminal mana...

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8Apr2019
X-PRESS FEEDERS VISIT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

‎On 8 April, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed representatives from X-Press Feeders' regional office and their local agents at Hutchison Ports Dammam. ...

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21Mar2019
DAMMAM HOSTS CAREER ORIENTATION TOUR FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

On 21 March, a group of students from King Faisal University in Al-Ahsa toured Hutchison Ports Dammam. The educational and career orientation tour wa...

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12Mar2019
DAMMAM EXHIBITS AT THE SECOND MARITIME CONGRESS

Hutchison Ports Dammam participated and exhibited at the second Maritime Congress in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, during 11-12 March 2019. The conference, o...

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12Feb2019
SABIC DELEGATION VISIT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 12 February, Hutchison Ports Dammam hosted a visit for Eng. Mohammed Abdulaziz Bin Battal, Director of MEA Solids Supply Chain at Saudi Basic Indu...

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23Jan2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES SADARA CHEMICAL COMPANY

On 23 January, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed a delegation from Sadara Chemical Company, an alliance between two corporate leaders in their respecti...

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14Jan2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM CONDUCTS SECURITY CONTROL AND ISPS CODE IMPLEMENTATION WORKSHOP

On 14 January, Hutchison Ports Dammam organised a Security Control and ISPS Code Implementation workshop to delegations from Dammam Port Authority an...

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1Jan2019
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES MV MALIK AL ASHTAR AND HOSTS WORKSHOP UPON THE RETURN OF AGS SERVICE

On 1 January, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed the inaugural call of the MV Malik Al Ashtar, under the merged AGS/ME3 service jointly operated by Hapa...

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30Dec2018
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES MAWANI’S CUSTOMER SERVICE DELEGATION

On 30 December, a delegation from MAWANI’s Customer Service Department visited Hutchison Ports Dammam. During the terminal visit both parties exchang...

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19Dec2018
EMPLOYEE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

On 19 December, an in-house basketball tournament was held at Hutchison Ports Dammam's employee residential complex. Employees from various departmen...

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18Dec2018
SAFETY WORKSHOP AT DAMMAM

A week-long safety workshop jointly hosted by Hutchison Ports SAFCOM and Hutchison Ports Dammam completed on 18 December. The workshop aimed to monit...

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3Dec2018
DAMMAM HOSTS CMA CGM TEAM BUILDING WORKSHOP

On 3 December, Hutchison Ports Dammam held a terminal operations orientation workshop for the local representatives of CMA CGM. The workshop provid...

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28Nov2018
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM HOSTS EMPLOYEE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

On 28 November, an in-house football tournament was held at Hutchison Ports Dammam's employee residential complex. Employees from various department...

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28Nov2018
MAWANI DELEGATION VISITS TERMINAL

On 28 November, a delegation from MAWANI, the Saudi Ports Authority, visited Hutchison Ports Dammam to discuss the growth potential of Dammam Port an...

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27Nov2018
DAMMAM ORGANISES CAREER ORIENTATION PROGRAMME FOR LOCAL STUDENTS

On 27 November, Dammam Port Authority and Hutchison Ports Dammam jointly held an educational and career orientation tour for a group of senior studen...

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11Nov2018
DAMMAM CONGRATULATES OOCL ON OPENING OF LOCAL OFFICE

On 11 November, Ghazi H. Buaisha (second from left), Customer Service Manager of Hutchison Ports Dammam, presented a traditional Saudi sword to OOCL ...

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18Oct2018
EXPLORING OPPORTUNITIES WITH TRANSWORLD FEEDERS

On 18 October, a delegation from Transworld Feeders lead by Eng. Azmi A. Al Dehaim – Managing Director, visited Hutchison Ports Dammam to explore pro...

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23Sep2018
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM PARTICIPATES IN SAUDI NATIONAL DAY 2018 CELEBRATION

On 23 Sept, Hutchison Ports Dammam partnered with MAWANI (Saudi Port Authority) to participate in KSA National Day. A 40' reefer container, decorated...

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1Aug2018
ALG DELEGATION VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 1 August, a delegation from ALG Transportation Infrastructure & Logistics visited Hutchison Ports Dammam for a brainstorming session to understand...

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25Jul2018
JAPANESE GUESTS AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 25 July, a delegation from Kosei Aluminum Co. Ltd. Japan visited Hutchison Ports Dammam. The delegation learned about container and RoRo operatio...

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23Jul2018
SAFE SHIP AND SECURED PORT

On 23 July, Security Department of Hutchison Ports Dammam carried out an orientation and training programme on International Ship and Port Security f...

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20Jul2018
OOCL DELEGATION AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 17 July, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed a delegation from OOCL led by Capt. Keli Lu (fourth from left), Regional Group Operations Manager. Jay N...

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5Jul2018
WATERMELON DAY AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 5 July, Hutchison Ports Dammam held a Watermelon Day, delivering the fruit to the frontline workers as Saudi Arabia is going through the hottest d...

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5Jul2018
NYK RORO DELEGATION VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 5 July, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed a delegation from NYK RoRo Division led by Yuki Tomizawa San (second from right), Representative for Middl...

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4Jul2018
END USERS MATTER TO HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 4 July, Landmark Arabia joined Hutchison Ports Dammam for a KPI review workshop at the terminal. Hutchison Ports Dammam provides value-added servi...

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24Jun2018
No Container Deposit (NCD) Initiative at Hutchison Ports Dammam

Hapag Lloyd in collaboration with Hutchison Ports Dammam, launched the NCD facility on 24th June 2018 for their import customers in Dammam port. Unde...

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6Jun2018
MAWANI delegation visit Hutchison Ports Dammam

On Tuesday, 26th June 2018, Hutchison Ports Dammam CEO Jay New welcomes His Excellency President of Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI) Eng. Saad Al-Khale...

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12Apr2018
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TOUR PORT

On 12 April, a group of high school seniors toured Hutchison Ports Dammam. The educational and career orientation tour was organized by Dammam Port A...

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3Apr2018
TRANSPORT AND TRAFFIC ENGINEERING DAY 2018

On 3 April, Hutchison Ports Dammam displayed at the second Transport and Traffic Engineering Day Exhibition held in Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal Unive...

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27Mar2018
DONATE BLOOD, SAVE LIVES CAMPAIGN

On 27 March, Hutchison Ports Dammam and the Dammam Port Authority jointly organised the Blood Donation Campaign in the Healthcare Centre of Dammam Po...

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13Mar2018
DAMMAM ENTERS NEW SERVICE AGREEMENT

On 13 March, Hutchison Ports Dammam entered into an agreement to provide consolidated hubbing and gateway services to Innova Refining and Trading Co....

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4Mar2018
NEW DIRECT CONNECTION AT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM.

On 4 March, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed m.v. Victor Monrovia serving in IAGX Service, 1 of the 3 Services operated by Tehama Shipping Services (T...

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1Mar2018
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM PROMOTES TERMINAL OPERATIONS TO SAUDI YOUTHS

On 1 March, Hutchison Ports Dammam in collaboration with Dammam Port Authority (Mawani) organised a port tour for a group of young family members of ...

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15Feb2018
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT’S DELEGATION VISITS DAMMAM

On 15 February, a delegation led by HE Abdulrahman M. Al Eissa - Deputy Minister of Transport (Privatization), Saudi Arabia, visited Hutchison Ports ...

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13Feb2018
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM PRESENTS 2017 AWARDS

On 13 February, Dammam presented their 2017 Top Performer Awards to customers including container and ro-ro shipping lines, shipping agents, end user...

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31Jan2018
EMPLOYEES PARTICIPATE IN BREAST CANCER DETECTION CAMPAIGN

On 31 January, Hutchison Ports Dammam's employees and their family members concluded their participation in a breast cancer early detection campaign ...

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4Dec2017
Transport Arabia Excellence Award - 2017

On 4th December 2017, Hutchison Ports Dammam won the prestigious Transport Arabia Excellence Award 2017 in the Container Terminal of the Year categor...

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9Nov2017
DELEGATION OF SAUDI CUSTOMS VISIT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 9 November, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed the delegation of Saudi Customs led by His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Al-Hakbani, Director General of Saudi ...

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5Nov2017
US COAST GUARD DELEGATES VISIT HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 5 November, Delegation of US Coast Guard led by Anthony J. Myers, International Port Security Program Liaison Officer – US Coast Guard visited Hut...

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22Oct2017
ON-DOCK EMPTY CONTAINER POOLING FACILITY

In October, Hutchison Ports Dammam officially launched the operations of the on-dock empty container pooling yard facility for shipping lines to rece...

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8Oct2017
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM ORGANISES SAFETY WEEK

Hutchison Ports Dammam in collaboration with Dammam Port Management, Coast Guard Authority, and Customs Authority have organised ‘The Hutchison Safet...

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2Oct2017
TANZANIAN DELEGATION VISITS HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 2 October, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed the Tanzanian delegation led by Donald Talawa (4th from right), Corporate Development Director of Hutch...

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17May2017
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM READY FOR ULTRA LARGE CONTAINER VESSELS

On 17 May, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed the 13,154-TEU MV Hyundai Pride, the largest vessel ever called at Dammam Port so far. The vessel is one...

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4May2017
GROWING CUSTOMER CONFIDENCE

On 4 May, Hutchison Ports Dammam celebrated the inaugural call of the Ocean Alliance’s MEA2 Service. The MV CMA CGM Uruguay was the first of the seve...

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2May2017
CMA CGM CONFIDENCE-BUILDING ORIENTATION HELD

On 2 May, Hutchison Ports Dammam held a terminal operations orientation for 22 local representatives of CMA CGM and the shipping line's local agency....

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1May2017
Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomes THE Alliance

On the May Day, Hutchison Ports Dammam celebrated the maiden call of THE Alliance’s AGX Service’s container vessel MV Seaspan Ganges. The AGX connect...

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29Mar2017
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM WELCOMES THE MEA2 SERVICE OF THE OCEAN ALLIANCE

On 29 March, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed Ocean Alliance representatives during the operations team work meeting before their maiden call of MEA2 ...

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21Feb2017
DAMMAM SETS NEW MILESTONE

On 21 February, Hutchison Ports Dammam successfully discharged three units of out of gauge (OOG) cargoes weighing 152 MT by Zamil's heavy lift floati...

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14Feb2017
Maiden call from a new Feeder Service at Hutchison Ports Dammam.

On Feb 14th, 2017, Hutchison Ports Dammam welcomed maiden call of New Feeder Service by Qatar Navigation (Milaha), a maritime and logistics conglomer...

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9Jan2017
NEW RORO FEEDER SERVICE IN HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM

On 9 January 2017, the MV Neptune Ploes made her first call at Hutchison Ports Dammam under a service that connects hub ports at Jebel Ali and Abu Dh...

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25Dec2016
HUTCHISON PORTS DAMMAM RECEIVES TWO NEW SEMI-AUTOMATED QUAY CRANES

On 25 December, ZPMC's MV Zhen Hua 41 delivered two new semi-automated post-panamax quay cranes to Hutchison Ports Dammam. The terminal now has five ...

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6Oct2016
20 million TEU handling milestone

On 6 October, Hutchison Ports Dammam accomplished a productivity milestone by handling its 20 million TEU since the start of operations in 1997. The ...

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8Aug2016
HYUNDAI MERCHANT MARINE MAIDEN CALL ON NEW CME SERVICE AT IPS – DAMMAM PORT

On Monday, 8th August 2016, MV Hyundai Glory operated by Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) called at IPS – Dammam Container Terminal. IPS welcomed the 29...

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1Aug2016
IPS COMMENCED WEIGHING BRIDGES.

On 1 August, IPS commenced its weighing service for export containers as commitment to the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) amendments to ...

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21Sep2015
IPS Productivity Record and Excellent Performance

On 21 September, IPS together with Dammam Port Management, APL's Representatives, and key end user Landmark Group, celebrated the record Vessel Opera...

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18May2014
New Record at IPS Railway Terminal

On 18th May 2014, IPS set another highest bar of productivity record at IPS Railway Terminal by the 981 boxes (1509 TEUs) in a day loading operations...

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1Jan2013
Deployed 8 New RTGs

IPS has ordered and deployed additional 8 RTGs to rise its of overall RTGs in service to 33. This will increase container stacking and yard capacity.

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1Jan2013
Developing New Berth

IPS is developing berth 29 to increase its berths to 7 berths expanding 1680 meters. IPS being in the middle of further expansion and development tha...

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1Jan2012
Gate Automation

IPS has implemented a new gate automation technology doubling the speed of trucks entering the terminal. IPS is also focusing on making landside imp...

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1Jan2012
Container Delivery Service

IPS is tendering a container delivery service to its clients/consignees from container yard through x-ray machines to New Delivery Area (NDA). This w...

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1Jan2012
One Stop Shop

IPS has opened a One Stop Shop for custom brokers and consignees to process all their clearance formalities in one place. This offers a multitude of ...

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