port complex


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port complex

A port complex comprises one or more port areas of varying importance whose activities are geographically linked either because these areas are dependent on a common inland transport system or because they constitute a common initial destination for convoys.
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Around 700 houses were destroyed in the inferno that engulfed the two-hectare government property beside Market 3, inside the 50-hectare fish port complex.
Onne Port Complex is a free zone and the logistic center for the oil and gas industry.
Bosses at PD Ports say the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Groveport, a privately-owned inland port complex on the River Trent, is an "excellent fit" for the company's existing port businesses.
Finlayson also noted the importance of finishing building work at the provisional coal terminal at the rail and port complex in Beira, as export transcapacity is currently limited by development of facilities to | port the product.
University of Southampton and British School at Rome (BSR) archaeologists, working with the Italian Archaeological Superintendancy of Rome, have uncovered the remains of a massive building close to the distinctive hexagonal basin or 'harbour', at the centre of the port complex.
Alistair Houghton, meanwhile, takes an in-depth look at the plans of Essar, the new owners of Stanlow Oil Refinery, in the week they officially took over the massive Ellesmere Port complex.
It is estimated that the whole development would create 1050 jobs and will complement nearby projects, such as the Larnaca golf club and the Larnaca marina and port complex.
A Panama-flagged vessel will haul about 10,000 tons of coal to the largest port complex in northeastern Japan, after which a container ship on June 8 will be the first to leave the port after the disaster, carrying automobile tires to the port of Tokyo before their shipment abroad.
Summary: The Tangier-Med port complex consolidated its position in the container market in 2010, with over 2 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) handled, said a statement released Monday by the Tangier Med-Port Auhority.
Summary: Rabat - The Tangier-Med port complex consolidated its position in the container market in 2010, with over 2 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) handled, said a statement released Monday by the Tangier Med-Port Auhority.
According to him, proper geographical location, blooming market and delivery terms are the most important causes making Hyundai to choose Shahid Rajaee Port Complex for its services.
The announcement follows China-based JAC Motors decision to build a plant at the Acu port complex in the north of the state.