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Hutchison Ports Sohar - Event News

  • Terminal Operator Excellence Award 2016  (2016-12-14)  Read News
  • Record gate moves elevate throughput at Hutchison Ports Sohar  (2017-09-28)  Read News
  • ISO award press release  (2016-12-11)  Read News
  • Best Merchant in the Region award by Bank Muscat  (2017-03-20)  Read News
  • launches new Auto Gate System  (2017-05-14)  Read News
  • Iran, Oman launch new shipping route  (2015-05-18)  Read News
  • Visit students IMCO to Oman International Container Terminal LLC  (2015-05-08)  Read News
  • New container service linking India, Middle East set to start  (2015-05-05)  Read News
  • Oman-India-Sri Lanka cargo loop by Evergreen announced  (2015-05-04)  Read News
  • New container service linking India, GCC to start on May 9  (2015-05-03)  Read News
  • HPH Preps Oman Terminal for Mega Containerships  (2015-05-01)  Read News
  • Industrial sector, stand out performer in Oman's commercial property market  (2015-04-28)  Read News
  • HPH to invest $303m in upgrades at OICT by 2019  (2015-05-03)  Read News
  • Hutchison accelerates development of Sohar Port's Terminal C in Oman  (2015-04-30)  Read News
  • Iran, Oman agree to launch shipping line next month  (2015-04-27)  Read News
  • Port of Sohar's OICT expansion outlined by HPH group  (2015-04-27)  Read News
  • Sohar soars  (2015-04-02)  Read News
  • Sohar Rail plans evoke interest at Expo  (2015-03-21)  Read News
  • Bank Muscat marks 10th Partners in Progress awards with gusto  (2015-03-24)  Read News
launches new Auto Gate System   [2017-05-14]
Hutchison Ports Sohar launches new Auto Gate System 14 May 2017, Sohar – Hutchison Ports Sohar is taking another bold step towards modernizing its operations in Sohar Port with the launch of its new Auto Gate system. Officially launched under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Salem Al-Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications in Oman on 13 May 2017, Auto Gate promises to make shipments at the port faster and more secure, thereby further strengthening Sohar’s reputation as one of the region’s leading container ports. The event also marked the commemoration of OCEAN ALLIANCE service to the Terminal C. Weekly calls from such big maritime industry giants demonstrates how Hutchison Ports Sohar plays an anchor role in attracting new volumes to Oman. “The ability to cater to growing demand for container shipments can be attributed to our investments in technology and smart systems to optimize and modernize our operations at the terminal. These investments are geared toward developing the Sohar region into a commercial and industrial port that is more attractive to investors and traders. I believe the gates will help open up new opportunities for Oman” said Albert Pang, Chief Executive Officer of Hutchison Ports Sohar. Auto gate system utilizes smart technologies to allow drivers to simply drive through the gates with no documentation or delays. Drivers can remain inside their vehicles during inspection, security checks, and container movements. The system includes machine-readable cards that store driver information, cameras using optical character recognition that recognizes trucks, gate kiosks that read shipping codes, and a truck ID system to improve port security. 14 May 2017, Sohar – Hutchison Ports Sohar is taking another bold step towards modernizing its operations in Sohar Port with the launch of its new Auto Gate system. Officially launched under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Salem Al-Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications in Oman on 13 May 2017, Auto Gate promises to make shipments at the port faster and more secure, thereby further strengthening Sohar’s reputation as one of the region’s leading container ports. The event also marked the commemoration of OCEAN ALLIANCE service to the Terminal C. Weekly calls from such big maritime industry giants demonstrates how Hutchison Ports Sohar plays an anchor role in attracting new volumes to Oman. (The ability to cater to growing demand for container shipments can be attributed to our investments in technology and smart systems to optimize and modernize our operations at the terminal. These investments are geared toward developing the Sohar region into a commercial and industrial port that is more attractive to investors and traders. I believe the gates will help open up new opportunities for Oman” said Albert Pang, Chief Executive Officer of Hutchison Ports Sohar. Auto gate system utilizes smart technologies to allow drivers to simply drive through the gates with no documentation or delays. Drivers can remain inside their vehicles during inspection, security checks, and container movements. The system includes machine-readable cards that store driver information, cameras using optical character recognition that recognizes trucks, gate kiosks that read shipping codes, and a truck ID system to improve port security.
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