News Release
15th June 2000

New Jib Cranes Start Operation at HIT

Three new rail-mounted jib cranes (RMJC) started operation at Hongkong International Terminals (HIT) yesterday bringing benefits to the fast growing barge traffic at HIT terminals.

News Release
5th June 2000

Ensign Group Backs Arena in Web-enabled Supply Chain Infrastructure

Arena, an important e-commerce service provider from Portsnportals.com, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Ensign Group to connect Ensign’s 3,500 shippers onto Arena’s global electronic supply chain infrastructure.

News Release
1st June 2000

HIT Introduces Barge ID to Benefit Fast Growing Barge Traffic

Container port operator Hongkong International Terminals (HIT) will be the first Hong Kong terminal operator to introduce the Barge Identity Card System (BID) bringing major benefits to the fast growing barge traffic at HIT terminals.

News Release
24th May 2000

JICT Continues to Attract New Shipping Services

akarta International Container Terminal (JICT) today received its fifth new service of the year with the arrival of the “M.V Top Star” operated by leading intra-Asia shipping line, Hub Line.

News Release
23rd May 2000

Hongkong International Terminals HK$5 Billion Term Loan Facility

HSBC Investment Bank Asia Limited and Citicorp International Limited jointly announce the signing of a HK$5,000,000,000 Term Loan Facility for Hongkong International Terminals Limited (“HIT”) in Hong Kong today.

News Release
11th May 2000

Portsnportals.com Signs MOU with COSCO Network to Form a Strategic Alliance

Portsnportals.com Limited, the e-commerce operations of Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH), and COSCO Network Limited (“COSCO Network”), a member of the China Ocean Shipping Group Company (COSCO), announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding expressing their intention to form strategic alliance between the parties in providing logistics solutions and transportation services via internet-based online open transport exchange.

News Release
4th May 2000

Arena and SpecTec Form Strategic Alliance

Arena, a key e-commerce service provider from Portsnportals.com, today announced that it has finalized the distribution agreement with Visma Marine ASA, the world’s leading supplier of shipping maintenance and purchasing software, to jointly market Arena’s global electronic procurement and supply chain applications to over 80,000 vessels worldwide.

News Release
28th April 2000

New Services Launched at Shanghai Container Terminals

Two new weekly services, Shanghai-Mediterranean and Shanghai-US Eastcoast, have recently been launched at Shanghai Container Terminals (SCT). The services are jointly operated by COSCO, Yang Ming and “K” Line.

News Release
27th April 2000

HIT Upgrades Students’ IT Capabilities

Hongkong International Terminals (HIT) initiated an educational programme at CCC Chuen Yuen College (Chuen Yuen College) this academic year aiming to raise students’ capabilities in website development.

News Release
14th April 2000

HIT Breaks World Record for Vessel Productivity

Hongkong International Terminals (HIT) has set a new world record for vessel productivity of 236 container moves per hour.