Articles tagged under: Tuna port
January 10, 2018
Bhuj: Public hearing for environment was held at Tuna for discussion on dredging at Tuna port pertaining to deepen the draft at jetty from existing 15 meter to 18 meter. If draft is deepened to 18 meter, two lakh capacity ships will be able to arrive at this port. At present with 15 meter draft, ships only upto 1 lakh tonne weight are able to use this port.
Villagers from Tuna and surrounding villages discussed environmental impact, employment and other issues during the hearing which wa...Read More
July 14, 2015
In yet another significant achievement in the field of developing Railway infrastructure in the country, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today (i.e. on 14/07/2015) inaugurated the newly constructed broad-gauge railway-line between Gandhidham and Tuna-Tekra Port in Gujarat by flagging off a goods train. Gandhidham is a town in Kutch district of Gujarat while Tuna-Tekra Port is a port 20 k.m. west of Kandla in Gulf of Kutch in Gujarat.
The inauguration was done from De...Read More
March 18, 2015
Kandla Port Trust has invited expression of interest(EoI) to set up a renewable energy park on 1,000 ha land at Kandla and Tuna. Global tenders are out in this regard and the last date for submission of expression of interest(EoI) is 2nd April.
This project has been taken up under 'Make in India' policy introduced by Government of India.
Proposed port led SEZ will be one of the biggest multipurpose SEZs in India. It will cover 3600 ha land in Kandla and 1400 land in Tuna - in tot...Read More
February 11, 2015
In lighter mood, Nitin Gadkari during his speech at Tuna Tekra in Gujarat said with smile that he would visit this place again only after Adani group purchases a seaplane. Gadkari said, "today I could visit this place only after my plane landed at Kandla airport, but in future I would visit this place only after Adani group purchases a seaplane that can directly land here at Tuna port."
Gadkari who was on visit to Gujarat to attend BJP president Amit shah...Read More
February 10, 2015
Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) today said it had commissioned a bulk terminal at Tuna Tekra, Kandla Port, with an annual handling capacity of over 20 million tonnes.
Minister for Shipping and Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the terminal after the berthing of the project's first vessel MV Sheng Ming earlier in the day, APSEZ said in a statement.
"We expect the terminal to be a game-changer for Export Import ...Read More
February 08, 2015
Union Shipping minister Nitin Gadkari is likely to visit Kandla port on February 10 in Gujarat. He will inaugurate Tuna port of Kandla Port Trust(KPT) which has been developed in public private partnership. Gadkari is likely to arrive in Gujarat to attend wedding of BJP national president Amit Shah's son Jay Shah on 10 February. KPT and Adani are trying to fix his visit to Kandla port on same day.
Four 'T' shape jetty of KPT, developed in partnersh...Read More
December 08, 2014
Gandhidham, 8 December, 2014
Reports from Gandhidham(Kutch) suggest, Gautam Adani wanted Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate its newly constructed container terminal near Tuna port in first week of December. However Prime Minister has not obliged Adani due to busy schedule. The terminal will now see inauguration only after upcoming 'Kamurta' period is over. During 'Kamurta' period, Gujaratis avoid starting good work. Even weddings and other functions are not h...Read More
April 25, 2014
Rajkot, 25 April 2014
A dhow 'Habibi' has been seized by Directorate of Revenue Intelligence(DRI) in connection with smuggling of 46.300 kg gold.
Habibi was located at Jam Salaya port in Jamnagar district. Habibi operates between Dubai and Gujarat and transports sheep and goats.
Gandhidham DRI has arrested Salaya Mandvi's Hasam Alimamad, Rumi alias Hasam Tito, Jam Khambhalia's Juma Khamisha Bhokhal, Jam Salaya's Mobin Amad Sandhar, Salaya's Sobhania Abid Mamad and...Read More
July 31, 2013
Gandhidham, 31 July 2013
Kandla Port Trust(KPT) has floated tenders for India's biggest container terminal at Tuna port. The project was approved in Kandla Port Trust meeting this week.
According to KPT Chairman PD Vaghela, the mega container terminal(MCT) will come up over an area of two square kilometers. Global tenders are floated for this Rs. 6,000 crore project. Once ready, the terminal shall be capable of handling 61 million tonne containers.
Thanks to 17.02 ...Read More
June 29, 2012
Bhuj, 29 June 2012
Adani Group has signed MoU with Kandla Port Trust this week for Tuna port development project. Tuna port is owned by Kandla Port Trust.
According to sources, Adani will construct four 'T' shape jetty. Kandla Port Trust at present faces the problem of proper draft(depth of water). Fully developed Tuna port will solve this problem to some extent as the 'T' shape jetties are to be constructed near Tuna Outer buoy where 14 meter draft is available. At present th...Read More
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