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Maersk Serangoon becomes the longest ship to call at Chennai Port

Maersk Line India has added another feather to its cap by berthing  M.V. Maersk Serangoon V.1510 at Chennai port, making it the longest vessel to call Chennai port.


Commenting on this development, Mr. Franck Dedenis, Managing Director for Maersk (India and Sri Lanka) said, “The berthing of   MV. Maersk Serangoon V.1510 at Chennai port is a historical achievement. It shows our confidence in the south India market. The berthing not only sets the bar for the future but it will also help us in achieving operational improvements through reduction of cost due to economies of scale.”

To mark the occasion, an on-boarding ceremony was organized at the Chennai port in association with DP World, one of the largest marine terminals company. Senior officials from the regional office of Maersk line DP World and Chennai Port Trust graced the occasion.