Kolkata Port Trust to auction 1,600 acres on 30-yr lease in next 6 months

In the coming six months, Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) will be putting up atleast 1,600 acres of unused land, mainly in Kolkata and Haldia, under the bidding process for a 30-year old lease. It will ensure that the port authorities use.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

After 19 months, Kolkata Port Trust finally gets full-time chairman

Vinit Kumar takes over from M T Krishna Babu, chairman of Vizag Port Trust who was entrusted with the additional charge of KoPT since March 2016.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 9th, 2017

Mumbai Port Trust takes up citizen-centric projects

The Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) is planning to open up a slew of citizen-focussed facilities being built at a cost of ₹300 crore over the next six months, a top official has said. “Many projects are i........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 1st, 2018

Newest Permian Basin to Corpus Christi crude oil project is approved

Authorities have given the green light for another project to move crude oil from the Permian Basin of West Texas to Port Corpus Christi.  The Port of Corpus Christi Authority met on Tuesday and commissioners voted to lease 22.14 acres of land to global.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2017

Hopeful of 8% traffic handling growth in FY18: Kolkata Port Trust head

The Kolkata Dock Complex and the Haldia Dock System together handled about 32 million tonne traffic till Oct 31.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2017

Sagar project stays in KoPT"s to-do list as it proceeds with Tajpur port

Amidst speculations that the deep sea port in Sagar Island is being shelved off to give way to the port in Tajpur coast in West Bengal, the Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT), which is in-charge of the project, cleared the air by stating t.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 2nd, 2017

Kolkata Port Trust plans 3 terminals at Haldia

Will invest ₹800 cr in 2 liquid cargo, one drybulk facility to augment capacity.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 2nd, 2017

Kolkata Port Trust draws up Nayachar island for future survival strategy

Faces threat from two new ports; will cut a channel across Nayachar to feed water to Haldia port.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 13th, 2017

Faced with loss of business, Kolkata Port Trust urges better transparency

Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT), which operates the riverine ports at Kolkata and Haldia in West Bengal is working on improving transparency in its processes and instil better labour disciple to maintain its cargo handling volume as it fe.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 4th, 2017

Franklin Templeton gets 40 acres to set up tech campus in Vizag

Hyderabad, 13 January: Global investment firm Franklin Templeton Investments(FTI) is setting up a large technology development campus in port city of Visakhapatnam along with its affiliate, Innova Solutions Inc., in a 40 acre plo.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

International Trade Commission"s D.C. headquarters sells for $118.5M

Boston Properties (NYSE: BXP) has sold 500 E St. SW for $118.56 million, or about $452 per square foot, as 2018 takes shape as another active year for big-ticket investment sales. The Boston-based real estate investment trust sold 500 E St., lease.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2018

Vancouver officials deal blow to proposed oil terminal

The port of Vancouver's Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to terminate a rolling lease on property that would hold the nation's largest rail-to-marine oil terminal if the project's backers don't provide all the necessary permits by March......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 9th, 2018

Annapolis City Council taps operator to revive Market House

After months of debate, a decision. The Annapolis City Council voted late Monday to move forward on lease negotiations with just one bidder vying to operate Market House, the historic marketplace at City Dock. While the selection is not yet legally .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2018

CPT berths for naval ships

Cochin Port Trust and Indian Navy have signed an agreement reserving the Q2-Q3 berths at Mattacherry wharf of Cochin Port for naval ships. The Q2 and Q3 berths, totalling 228 metres of quay length, i........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 7th, 2018

Indian Navy pacts with Cochin Port Trust for berthing ships

Cochin Port Trust and Indian Navy have entered into an MoU for utilizing the Q2-Q3 berths at Mattacherry wharf of Cochin Port for berthing Indian Navy ships.As per the MoU, the Port’s Q2 and Q3 bert........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 7th, 2018

IPL retention: Dhoni goes back to CSK, MI keeps Rohit, Virat stays with RCB

Kolkata Knight Riders drops Gambhir, who is now back in the auction pool.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 4th, 2018

Lotte chief gets suspended prison sentence

A Seoul court has found Lotte Group Chairman Shin Dong-bin guilty of breach of trust and embezzlement and has sentenced him to 20 months in prison, suspended for two years, leaving him free to try and revive the conglomerate after steep losses in China......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 22nd, 2017

Drilling Permit Roundup: Vitruvian Exploration IV ready for its first wells

Just a few months after it bought tens of thousands of acres of Eagle Ford oil leases from Sanchez Energy, The Woodlands-based Vitruvian Exploration IV LLC is now ready to drill its first wells......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2017

Southern California Homes Ignite Just Months After October Fire Siege

Just two months after the most destructive wildfires in California history—an event labeled the October Fire Siege—Southern California is now the target of various fires that have burned over 250,000 acres of Ventura, San Bernardino.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaDec 12th, 2017

Port"s $2.3M land sale could lead to 60 new manufacturing jobs

Almost 8 acres of vacant industrial property in Gresham could soon be home to an advanced manufacturing company that makes synthetic diamonds used in the industrial world. On Wednesday, the Port of Portland will consider selling 7.64 acres in th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2017

Columbia Property Trust closes on $87.7M acquisition of 149 Madison Ave.

Columbia Property Trust has closed on its $87.7 million purchase of 149 Madison Avenue, its fourth Midtown South acquisition this year. Scooping up the 12-story, 1916 building on a ground lease that expires in January.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 29th, 2017