APM Terminals Pipavav completes 500 days of safe operations

Mr. Jakob Friis Sørensen, Managing Director, APM Terminals Pipavav cutting the cake

Pipavav, India –APM Terminals Pipavav achieved a new milestone in safety. On 8th May the port completed 500 days of safe operations with zero fatality and Lost Time Incidents (LTI). This is a big achievement for the port as being a multipurpose port, it handles different types of cargoes.

This has been achieved due to constant care, continuous training, monitoring and supervising the operations at all levels by the management. This has also been possible because of the committed employees who embraced safety in their day- to-day operation at work. The training imparted to the staff came in handy during the ongoing lockdown period and the port continued to function 24×7 ensuring safe and smooth operations.

According to Mr. Jakob Friis Sorenson, Managing Director, APM Terminals Pipavav, “This is a proud moment for APM Terminals Pipavav. This landmark is a testament to the safety culture we have established at APM Terminals Pipavav. The management and the employees strongly believe in safe operations.”

About APM Terminals Pipavav

APM Terminals Pipavav [Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd.] is one of India’s leading gateway port for Containers, Ro/Ro (passenger cars), Liquid Bulk and Dry Bulk cargoes serving customers in the state of Gujarat with road and rail networks to India’s hinterland and northwest. The current annual Cargo Handling Capacity includes 1.35 million TEU Containers, 250,000 Passenger cars, 2 million metric tons of Liquid bulk and 4 million metric tons of Dry bulk. APM Terminals Pipavav is India’s first public private partnership (PPP) port in India and is a part of the APM Terminals global terminal network.