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  • 18 September 2012

    During the Emerging Kerala summit, the Vizhinjam International Port Project has received proposals from British firms for the dredging and breakwater construction work. A senior port official stated: “We are satisfied with the responses we have got, and will consider this proposal after inviting global tenders to construct the super structure of the port.“ According […]

  • 17 April 2012

    Cochin Port Trust deputy chairman, G Krishnakumar, said that as long as the container growth is dynamic, there is no fear that the Vizhinjam will be a competitor to the International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) in Vallarpadam. Vizhinjam needs at least `6,000 crore to create the breakwater for ships so as to be free of […]

  • 26 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Top specialists of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) had a meeting with Vizhinjam project stakeholders here on Tuesday to assure them that the environmental impact assessment study being done for the project would conform to the performance standards the IFC had set for itself. The visit of Isabella Paris and Bhanu Mehrotra, senior environmental specialist […]

  • 22 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    The construction works on a new breakwater, part of the Vizhinjam Seaport project, have started at the Mulloor port site, the Deccan Chronicle reports. Grand Four Group (GFG), a Thiruvananthapuram-based construction company, will supply the raw material for the breakwater. This coastal protection scheme will be realized by depositing hard rocks in an area of 3.5 […]

  • 11 January 2011

    Vizhinjam International Seaport Ltd (VISL) today said 14 private domestic and international infrastructure companies have evinced interest… (yahoo) [mappress] Source: yahoo, January 12, 2011;

  • 2 July 2010

    The Kerala government will invite fresh expressions of interest for the Vizhinjam International Sea Port proposed near Thiruvananthapuram… [mappress] Source: business-standard, July 2, 2010;

  • 20 December 2011

    Kerala is planning to invite global EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) bids for the Rs 7,800-crore Vizhinjam Port by March  … (governancenow) [mappress] Source: governancenow, December 20, 2011; Image: vizhinjamport

  • 9 January 2012

    The Kerala cabinet will decide, by middle of the week, on awarding the port operator contract for the upcoming Vizhinjam Port to the …   (manoramaonline) [mappress] Source: manoramaonline, January 9, 2012; Image: vizhinjamport

  • 31 January 2011

    The State Government will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with banks for financing the first phase of the multi-crore Vizhinjam … (expressbuzz) [mappress] Source: expressbuzz, January 31, 2011;

  • 14 October 2010

    The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) has expressed interest in constructing the proposed Vizhinjam international container terminal, 16… (sify) [mappress] Source: sify, October 15, 2010;

  • 10 October 2011

    The Kerala Government has landed in a soup by seeking ‘major port’ status for Vizhinjam port as it eventually means that the state will have… (ibnlive) [mappress] Source: ibnlive, October 10, 2011;

  • 16 December 2010

    The Indian government has invited bids from 31 companies that have expressed interests in operating Vizhinjam Port. Some of the companies… (bairdmaritime) [mappress] Source: bairdmaritime, December 16, 2010;

  • 5 January 2012

    Even as the environment impact assessment (EIA) study on the proposed Vizhinjam international container terminal is currently on, one of the…   (newkerala) [mappress] Source: newkerala, January 5, 2012; Image: vizhinjamport

  • 15 February 2011

    The Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited (VISL) inked three separate agreements on Monday with the State Bank of Travancore, Rail Vikas… (expressbuzz) [mappress] Source: expressbuzz, February 15, 2011;

  • 25 May 2012

    The State Government might be saddled with just one bidder for the post of port operator for the Vizhinjam seaport project, but fresh enquiries have started coming in from abroad with the government readying to float global tenders for constructing the port, IBN Live reports. Over the past two months, teams representing the governments of […]

  • 29 November 2010

    More than 30 companies have evinced interest in the proposed multipurpose port at Vizhinjam near here after the State Bank of Travancore … (bestshippingnews) [mappress] Source: bestshippingnews, November 29, 2010;

  • 21 September 2010

    Some of the big European ports and port developers have shown interest in the Vizhinjam Multi-purpose Seaport Project, Ports Secretary and… (maritimenewsblog) [mappress] Source: maritimenewsblog, September 21, 2010;

  • 5 October 2011

    The Kerala government wants to convert Vizhinjam Port near Thiruvananthapuram into a major port but with private operatorship. Thirty-one… By Ruchika Chitravanshi (business-standard) [mappress] Source: business-standard, October 5, 2011;

  • 18 October 2011

    Kerala government-owned Vizhinjam Port is raising more than Rs 1,600 crore through bonds and institutional investors to develop the country… By Manu Balachandran (indiatimes) [mappress] Source: indiatimes, October 18, 2011

  • 16 August 2010

    Around 30 national and international firms have shown keen interest in partnering Kerala for the multi-crore Vizhinjam Multi-purpose Seaport… By Tiki Rajwi (expressbuzz) [mappress] Source: expressbuzz, August 16, 2010;

  • 15 March 2010

    An investors meet will be held next month for the proposed Vizhinjam port in Kerala and work on the project will start during the tenure of the Left government, Ports Minister M.Vijayakumar told the assembly Monday… [mappress] Source:thaindian,March 15,2010;

  • 22 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Government of Kerala, as part of its various programs for development of the state, has introduced a plan to develop Vizhinjam International deep water Multipurpose Seaport. It has formed a separate company, Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited (VISL) as a special purpose Government company (fully owned by the Government of Kerala) that will act as implementing […]

  • 18 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (June 12-18, 2017).   USPA and Novadeal Reach Agreement on Yuzhny Port Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA) and Novadeal LTD (subsidiary of the DEME Group, Belgium) have reached an agreement for the maintenance dredging of the internal water area and the internal […]

  • 15 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, (APSEZ) recently began construction of the first berth at India’s premier and ambitious international transhipment project in Vizhinjam, Kerala. The groundbreaking ceremony was organized by Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan, and was presided over by Shri. Ramachandran Kadannapally, Minister for Ports, Museums, Archaeology and Archives, in the […]

  • 2 August 2012

    Yesterday, the Kerala Government Cabinet decided not to accept the tender of Welspun-led consortium for the port operator contract of the Vizhinjam International Container Transhipment Project. According to The Hindu, this contract will be re-tendered after getting the environmental clearance. “The government had held discussions with the consortium, and had come to the conclusion that […]

  • 2 January 2014

    Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited (VISL), the State government agency that is implementing the proposed deepwater container transhipment port at Vizhinjam, should complete the bidding process connected with the project by April, 2014, VISL managing director and chief executive officer A.S. Suresh Babu has said. “We are adopting a two-stage bidding process. The first is a […]