Coastal container line vessel calls at KICT
The third coastal container line vessel MV TCI Express berthed at KICT, Deendayal Port Trust (DPT) recently. TCI Seaways is running the DPT-NMPT-COPT circuit. It plans to induct three vessels in this circuit. The vessel arrived at Kandla on October 14, 2018 at around 1800 hours and berthed at KICTPL on October
15 at 0445 hours. Cargo operations commenced at 0536 hours. The vessel had an exchange of 1,500 teus on her very first call to Kandla, on this coastal service between Kandla and Cochin. A plaque was exchanged on board with the vessel Master, the occasion being also graced by R. U. Singh, President and CEO of TCI Seaways. MV TCI Express sailed for Cochin on the evening of October 16.