• 25.10.2016

New Service at Logistika-Terminal

ZAO Logistika-Terminal (a Global Ports group company) and PAO TransContainer launched a new regular service to ship container trains from Shushary station to Yekaterinburg Cargo station. The first train formed at the inland terminal of Global Ports was shipped on 23 October 2016. Previously, TransContainer had shipments made from the Saint Petersburg Cargo Vitebsky terminal, b....

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  • 29.07.2016

VSC Tests Circular Shipments On Primorye 1 Transport Corridor

LLC Vostochnaya Stevedoring Company has tested a new circular route in Primorye 1, the international transport corridor serving cargo flow from Northern China to Asia Pacific. Since the beginning of July, VSC has sent the first two test container trains to Grodetkovo Station (the Russian-Chinese border crossing Grodetkovo-Suifenhe). As part of the new circular route, a train carrying empty ....

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  • 30.06.2016

ULCT Introduces Electronic Approval for Admission to Border Control Zone.

Ust Luga Container Terminal (ULCT, a Global Ports group company) became the first Russian container terminal to introduce a technology of electronic approval of requests for admission to the border control zone. This unique project substantially simplifies the documents clearance procedure. The new procedure allows customers to remotely obtain passes to the border control zone. This will....

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  • 02.06.2016

Global Ports Terminals Ready to Comply with IMO Container Weight Verification Requirement.

Global Ports Investments PLC (“Global Ports” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries and joint ventures, the “Group” or the “Global Ports Group”; LSE ticker: GLPR) have completed the preparation of information systems and processes of its terminals to comply with the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) requirement of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). The IMO requirement that ....

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  • 17.08.2015

Notification of Management Changes.

Global Ports Investments PLC ("Global Ports", and together with its subsidiaries and joint ventures, "the Group"), (LSE ticker: GLPR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Vladislav Baumgertner as Chief Executive Officer effective from today. He succeeds Alexander Nazarchuk who has decided to step down from the role but will continue to serve on the Board of Global Ports as a Non-Executive Dir....

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  • 20.05.2015

Global Ports Terminals join World Safety Day.

Global Ports terminals adopt the tradition of a “World Day for Safety and Health at Work” as practised by APM Terminals. The World Day for Safety and Health at Work was launched by the International Labour Organization (ILO), a United Nations agency, in 2003 and has been observed annually at the end of April to promote a safe and healthy work environment. Since 2007 APMT Terminals has reg....

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  • 09.04.2015

Notification of Management Changes.

Global Ports Investments PLC (“Global Ports” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries and joint ventures, the “Group” or the “Global Ports Group”; LSE ticker: GLPR) today announces that Egor Govorukhin has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer of the Group (CCO). Mr. Govorukhin, who has served as Deputy CCO since the beginning of 2014, replaces Roy Cummins who has accepted a role outside....

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  • 30.12.2013

NCC Group and its terminals became part of Global Ports.

On 27 December 2013 Global Ports completed the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of NCC Group in a transaction which was announced on 2 September 2013. NCC Group, First Container Terminal, Ust-Luga Container Terminal and Logistika-Terminal became part of Global Ports. A combination of the leading container terminals and professional teams as part of one container operator will enable us to ....

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  • 25.08.2011

OJSC Petrolesport (Global Ports Group) handles its 500 thousandth teu.

OJSC Petrolesport (a Global Ports group company) handled 500,000 TEUs year to date. Last year the same result was achieved only in early December. In 2010 the terminal handled the total of 541,120 TEUs. According to the Marketing Director of Petrolesport, Alexander Svetlichniy, the terminal improved its last year"s results due to implementation of the development program the purpose of wh....

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  • 24.05.2011

Petrolesport OJSC to commence second phase of reefer containers storage site development.

Petrolesport OJSC (PLP), which is part of the Global Ports Investments PLC group, has today launched the second construction phase of its storage site for reefer containers. The development project is part of PLP’s investment programme to expand the production capacity of the Petrolesport container terminal. Currently Petrolesport OJSC has 1,800 reefer container plugs as at 31 March 2011.....

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  • 18.05.2011

Petrolesport OJSC offers discount on the delivery of japanse cargo to the additional radiation control zone in Russia.

Petrolesport OJSC (part of the Global Ports Investments PLC group) today announces a 50% discount on services required for delivering Japanese containers to the additional radiation control zone put in place in Russia following developments in Japan. Russian customs authorities have recently introduced these additional controls at the entry point for all imported cargo arriving from Japan. These e....

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  • 17.02.2011

OJSC Petrolesport follows up on its investment program.

OJSC Petrolesport (a Global Ports group company) commissioned the first phase of the customs inspection complex and a new container storage yard. These facilities were constructed as part of the second stage of Petrolesport"s investment program, with the total investments amounting to 373.609 mln. Rubles ($12.3 mln.). Container movement operations at the new complex built on Baltpole are ....

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  • 03.02.2011

Cargo turnover of Global Ports container terminals increased by 81% in 2010.

In 2010 the stevedoring companies of Global Ports Investments Plc (GPI) group handled 1,095,625 TEU, 59,463 ro-ro cargo units (including cars) and 19.2 mln. tons of other cargo (including oil cargo). As compared to 2009 the volume of container handling operations increased by 81%, ro-ro cargo by 60% and other cargo by 7.4%. Cargo turnover of the container terminal OJSC Petrolesport, the s....

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  • 24.01.2011

Petrolesport container terminal opens a new direct ocean service.

24 January 2011 Maersk Line and OJSC Petrolesport (a Global Ports group company) hosted an opening ceremony of the first ever direct ocean container service between Morocco and Russia. MARUS Express, a new product offering by Maersk Line, is the first direct container service between Morocco and Russia. The service calls at Casablanca, Agadir and OJSC Petrolesport container terminal in the ....

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  • 14.10.2010

Petrolesport is about to finish construction of covered warehouse at it's RO-RO terminal.

On 20 October OJSC Petrolesport (a Global Ports group company) will launch a new covered warehouse at its ferry terminal. This warehouse will allow Petrolesport and its partner line operators to increase the volumes of cargo requiring covered storage, such as fruit, vegetables, paper, paper products, construction materials etc. bound to European destinations. Technologically, the warehous....

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  • 20.08.2010

HAMBURG SUD calls at Petrolesport (a Global Ports Group Company) container terminal for the first time.

On 20 August Petrolesport (a Global Ports Group entity) container terminal finished handling the first vessel of HAMBURG SD, an ocean liner operator. SANTA GIULIANNA, a 2,000 TEU container carrier, moored at PLP terminal on 19 August. This is the first call of the ocean liner operator itself at a Russian port - earlier HAMBURG SD used commercial feeder services for transportation to Russ....

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  • 09.07.2010

The first locomotives for Kazakhstan railways arrive at Petrolesport's berths.

The ferry terminal of Petrolesport, OJSC ("PLP"), a Global Ports group company, has unloaded the first vessel carrying the locomotive KD kits bound to Astana Locomotive Assembly Plant. 12 locomotives were delivered from Baltimore by Fedora, an ocean-going vessel owned by ferry carrier Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL). These locomotives handled by PLP were the first delivery o....

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  • 07.04.2010

Petrolesport joined the program "Charity instead of souvenirs".

In 2009 Petrolesport, as well as other companies-members of "N-Trans" group, took part in the project "Charity instead of souvenirs". This project has been launched in 2007. Back then several big companies unanimously consented to assign corporate souvenir budget to the purposes of charity. The traditional allotments for the purchase of New Year presents for partners and clients were re....

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  • 23.03.2010

Maersk Line launches new Transatlantic service at Petrolesport container terminal (St Petersburg, Russia).

On 22 March, the Petrolesport container terminal (a Global Ports Investments Plc company) held the opening ceremony inaugurating the new ECUBEX freight route between South America and Russia. ECUBEX is the first Transatlantic sea route linking Ecuador and Russia directly and making it possible to get high quality Ecuadorian products to the Russian market within a short time. The rou....

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  • 18.03.2010

New version of official site.

Dear Clients of Petrolesport OJSC! We are glad to inform you that we are launching 18/03/2010 new version of the official site of JSC "Petrolesport. We hope that the updated site will be for you a more convenient and visible than the previous one. In addition to the new modern interface, greatly simplifying navigation system, added new information sections, added gallery, review and search ....

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  • 09.02.2010

New container service at PLP.

A new shipping service of Delta Shipping Lines container operator connecting Tilberi (England) to Hamburg (Germany) is Petrolesport OJSC launched– St.-Petersburg (Russia) is located at "Petrolesport" OJSC`s container terminal. PLP has been chosen as the base terminal of Saint-Petersburg`s Big Port to operate this shipping service. On Tuesday, February 9th, “Victoria", the first vessel o....

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  • 21.12.2009

JFC container ship called at “Petrolesport” OJSC.

The first container ship of the biggest russian banana trader “JFC Group” is handled on the “Petrolesport”`s terminal. On Sunday, December 20th, the “PETKUM” vessel plying between the port of Guayaquil (Ecuador)- Moin (Costa Rica) – Saint-Petersburg`s Big port. The first consignment transshipped at PLP consists of 295 refrigerated containers. Earlier JFC Group forwarded banana ca....

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  • 14.12.2009

Road Tunnel at PLP is set in operation.

The construction of road interchange at “Petrolesport” OJSC (member of Global Ports Group) is finished. Road tunnel under the railwy crossing completed the technological integration of all port`s areas. Total construction investment is over 521 580 thousand roubles. Earlier railway service disturbed the functionning of PLP`s cagro hadling fronts. The traffic of consists by Oktyabrskaya R....

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  • 17.06.2008

Annual meeting of the OJSC Perolesport shareholders.

The annual meeting of the OJSC "Petrolesport" (PLP) shareholders convened on June 11 in Saint Petersburg. At the meeting, the shareholders have approved the Annual Report, the annual accounting reports including the profit and loss reports (the profit and loss accounts) of the Company for the year 2007, approved the Auditor for the year 2008; elected the Auditing Commission, the Returning Board of....

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  • 07.06.2008

New moorning cargo loaders for Petrolesport.

Two new Panamax-type mooring container cargo loaders have been delivered to OJSC Petrolesport’s terminal. Finland’s Konecranes Heavy Lifting Oy fabricated the new equipment according to PLP’s order. Contract price is 10 million euros. The cranes will be installed at the new deep-water mooring and will commence operations in July 2008. Mooring No. 48 is 190 meters long, was constructed on Damba Gr....

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  • 04.06.2008

First shipment of Rolf Logistics passenger vehicles unloaded at Petrolesport piers.

Petrolesport and ROLF Logistic (part of the ROLF group) have entered into a contract under which Petrolesport will become the primary site for automobile dealers to import foreign manufactured passenger vehicles into the region. The five-year contract provides for furnishing an array of services for vehicle receipt and distribution. Pursuant to the contract, ROLF Logistic plans to increase the car....

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  • 22.01.2008

OJSC Petrolesport transhipped assembly equipment for General Motors plant.

The vessel Elbital arriving from Portugal docked at the OJSC Petrolesport container terminal on January 21. On board were containers for the first shipment of equipment for construction of the GENERAL MOTORS plant in Shushary for assembly of passenger vehicles. The volume of the first shipment of assembly equipment is 166 TEU. The Solimar, scheduled to arrive on February 3-4, will delive....

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  • 22.01.2008

Freight turnover of the OJSC Petrolesport in the year 2007.

The total freight turnover of the OJSC "Petrolesport" (PLP) in the year 2007 was 6,95 million ton. The transshipment volume increased by 6.4% compared to the same period of the year 2006. The company handled over 3.3 million ton of containerized freight (+12.7%), 0.2 million ton of refrigerated freight (+18.9%), 1.5 million ton of timber (+12.4%), 1.2 million ton of scrap metal (-24.5%) during the....

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  • 03.08.2007

OJSC Petrolesport develops container terminal production capacity.

At the end of July the OJSC Petrolesport container terminal took delivery of the mooring container cargo loader (STS-crane). The total cost of the crane equipment manufactured by Konecranes Heavy Lifting Corporation (Finland) amounts to nearly 5 million euros. The delivery was carried under the framework of implementing the investment program for developing the production capacity of the OJSC Pet....

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  • 06.03.2007

Petrolesport has joined the SEVERSTALTRANS GROUP OF COMPANIES.

The Severstaltrans Group of Companies has finalized a deal to acquire OJSC Petrolesport (PLP). "We regard Petrolesport to be a company with considerable potential for growth, primarily in the area of container shipping," announced Nikita Mishin, a member of the Board of Directors of Severstaltrans Group. "We never left the container business, and our exit from the partnership with First Quantum w....

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