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Calcutta Port
Business  /  Published 01.07.21

Calcutta: 1st coal delivery to Dhaka

The first consignment of coal for a thermal power plant being developed by state-owned NTPC Ltd through a joint venture in Bangladesh is getting ready at the port in Calcutta and will be shipped to Mo...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 09.06.21

Capesize vessel entry to benefit port

A ship nearly twice the size of a standard football pitch has anchored off the Sagar Island, bringing thermal coal from Australia for the cement plants in Nepal. The capesize vessel, the jumbo class ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.05.21

Yaas: Tide too high but effect limited

The water level in the Hooghly rose above the predicted 7 metres from the low tide level on Wednesday but the absence of heavy rain spared large parts of Calcutta from being waterlogged. A few pocket...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 25.05.21

Port trust gears up for storm aftermath

Taking lessons from its experience while facing Cyclone Amphan last year, Calcutta Port Trust has decided to take a number of steps to minimise the impact of Yaas on the city. The port trust has set ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 25.04.21

At placid port, a clear winner

Gupta is riding a hope of consolidating Hindu votes in the constituency and securing over 46,000 votes that Rakesh Singh, the Congress candidate in 2016 and now his fellow worker in the BJP, had bagge...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

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Business  /  Published 12.04.21

Calcutta Port Trust posts 26% surplus hike

A combination of cost control and revenue boost shored up the port’s finances, which follows the accounting practise of trusts. The port management cut down overtime expenses by 30 per cent, squ...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 26.02.21

HPL mulls 50% capacity hike

Haldia Petrochemicals has proposed to expand its capacity by 50 per cent, entailing an investment of Rs 8,500 crore. The company is embarking on a project which will enable it to produce 345,000 tonne...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 26.02.21

CPT seeks pvt jetties

Syama Prasad Mukherjee Port, formerly Calcutta Port Trust (CPT), is embarking on multiple projects to enhance cargo handling capacities in Calcutta and Haldia. Most of these ventures are in partnersh...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 23.02.21

Hiranandanis get port access

Calcutta Port Trust has come to an agreement with Hiranandani Group, allowing the company to use the river channel to bring liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers to Haldia, clearing one more step in bui...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 26.07.20

Calcutta Port Trust floats plan for a cargo tunnel

Calcutta Port Trust will undertake a study to examine if it is feasible to construct a tunnel under the river Hooghly to facilitate movement of cargo by avoiding the city traffic. The primary objecti...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta


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