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Vizhinjam Port has received the shipping ministry's approval for operating as India's first transshipment port

Posted on 27 Apr 2024

The Centre has given sanction to Adani’s Vizhinjam Port in Kerala to operate as a transshipment port -- a first for the country. A transshipment port is a crucial hub where cargo is transferred from one big vessel to several smaller ones...

Dream come true - First cargo vessel has anchored at the Vizhinjam Port

Posted on 14 Oct 2023

Cargo vessel carrying cranes was given a ‘water salute’ by the tug boats on Thursday as it became the first ship to be berthed at the under-construction Vizhinjam International Seaport in Kerala. Though the ship was tugged and brought...

Vizhinjam port project First phase will be completed in 2023 - Devarkovil

Posted on 13 Oct 2021

Vizhinjam international seaport project will be completed and commissioned in 2023, the Minister for Ports Ahammad Devarkovil said on Thursday after holding talks with officials of the Adani Vizhinjam Port Pvt. Ltd. (AVPPL) Earlier requests by the...

Vizhinjam to be declared an International crew change and bunkering hub

Posted on 03 Nov 2020

Nave Buena Suerte, a crude oil tanker under the flag of Hong Kong and moving from Singapore, exercised the facility three nautical miles within the Vizhinjam port limits, helping seven seafarers to sign off and 10 to sign on.  The port will be...

AVPL will miss the December 2020 deadline to complete Phase I of Vizhinjam port due to Covid-19 lockdown.

Posted on 03 May 2020

Status of Vizhinjam Port, Thiruvananthapuram. Earlier milestones put forward by Adani Vizhinjam Ports Ltd was to complete the first phase of port by year end, but the port operation building that was to be commissioned in April 2020 has...

Huge projects ruffle feathers, says SC on Vizhinjam port

Posted on 12 Mar 2016

: Referring to the challenge faced by the multi-crore Vizhinjam International Multi-Purpose Seaport project from environmental activists in Kerala, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said such huge projects are expected to ruffle some feathers. The...

Good response to pre-bid meet of Vizhinjam port

Posted on 09 Nov 2015

The government’s efforts to select an independent engineer, who is to provide specified services and perform functions listed in the concession agreement signed with Adani Vizhinjam Port Limited (AVPL) for the Vizhinjam International Deepwater...

A Vizhinjam boost for Kollam port

Posted on 28 Sep 2015

The arrival of a dredger of the Adani Group at the Kollam port on Saturday opens prospects of Kollam becoming a source port for the construction of the Vizhinjam port. There are chances of sourcing granite boulders required for constructing the...

Hectic political parleys by Gautam Adani for Vizhinjam

Posted on 18 Aug 2015

The capital is witnessing hectic political parleys with the arrival of Chairman of Adani Group, Gautam S. Adani, on Monday for the signing of the concession agreement between the State and Adani Vizhinjam Ports Ltd of Adani Ports and Special...

Vizhinjam port in 1,000 days

Posted on 18 Aug 2015

The Adani Group has said that the Rs.7,525-crore Vizhinjam International Multi-purpose Deepwater Seaport project will become operational in less than 1,000 days. “We will make Vizhinjam one of the world’s largest mega transhipment...

Vizhinjam to become reality

Posted on 18 Aug 2015

Kerala’s dream project, Vizhinjam International Multipurpose Deepwater Seaport, is set to become a reality with the signing of the concession agreement between the State and Adani Vizhinjam Ports Ltd. (AVLP) of Adani Ports and Special Economic...

Vizhinjam port: Kerala govt, Adanis to sign agreement on Aug 17

Posted on 20 Jul 2015

Taking a major step forward on the state’s ambitious Rs. 7,500 crore Vizhinjam deep sea port project, the Kerala government and Adani Ports have decided to sign the construction agreement on August 17. The decision was taken at a meeting by...

Kerala hands over Vizhinjam LoA to Adani Ports & SEZ

Posted on 15 Jul 2015

The Kerala government has handed over the letter of award (LoA) for the mega Vizhinjam port project to sole bidder Adani Ports & SEZ Ltd. The document was e-mailed to Sumeet Agrawal, Senior Manager-Business Development, of the company on...

Opposition leader Shri.Achuthanandan questions government's decision to award contract for port operations to the Adani group

Posted on 15 Jun 2015

 Leader of the Opposition V.S. Achuthanandan has asked the UDF government to come clean on the decision to award the Vizhinjam seaport project to the Adani group. In a press note issued here on Sunday, he said the government was yet to reveal...

India's biggest port project preparing to set sail

Posted on 11 Jun 2015

"Kerala has suffered a lot due to controversies and the state has to do justice to the new generation. This has forced the government to act for the dream project" - Ommen Chandy (Kerala Chief Minister) The Letter of Award (LoA), the first...

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