Tan Cang - Cat Lai Terminal receives the largest vessel
On November 21st, 2012, Tan Cang- Cat Lai Terminal successfully received and handled the ad-hoc vessel of Maersk Lines namely Maersk Jambi which has the deadweight of 35.556 tons (LOA 224).
With the aim at meeting the demands of the shipping lines to deploy more services, especially the requirement to upsize the vessel to increase the capacity and reduce the operation cost, SNP is building a new berth at Cat Lai terminal which has the length of 224m and the area of 12.5 hectares. The new berth will be able to accommodate the vessel of up to 40,000 DWT and expect to come into operations in June 2013.
Thanks to the focus on the investment into the state –of art equipment, expansion of the terminal and enhance the service quality endlessly aiming at meeting best the needs of the shipping lines, consignees and shippers, Tan Cang- Cat Lai has become the reliable destination for the shipping lines as well as the preferable place for the delivery and receipt of the cargo for the consignees and shippers.