zoom Höegh Delhi, the 200m long and 6 000-vehicle-capacity pure car and truck carrier, was the first call to the new Indira Container Terminal (ICT) in Mumbai on November 26.The successful trial berthing opens opportunities for the commencement of regular vessel calls at the terminal. The automobile manufacturers can benefit from more calls and expeditious loading, accommodating their consistent growth in exports whereas the shipping line would be able to offer dedicated scheduled services with faster turnarounds, simultaneously relieving the pressure of congestion at Mumbai Port Trust’s other berths.“The trial berthing at the ICT was successfully performed by MV Höegh Delhi thanks to close coordination between Mumbai Port, ICTPL , Höegh Autoliners and Merchant shipping Services Pvt ltd. The berth is a 700 metre long and 58 metre wide quay that provides ideal space for vehicles prior loading. The berth matches up well with international standards of a Ro-Ro terminal,” said Karolath Gopinath, Head of Area, Indian Subcontinent at Höegh Autoliners.Press Release
The weekly Brock University Farmer’s Market is coming back Thursday, May 26.Every Thursday throughout the summer, Jubilee Court will be transformed between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.Brock’s farmer’s market is a place for students and staff to socialize with friends and colleagues in a backyard barbecue-type atmosphere with live music and games. Bring your lunch or buy fresh off the barbecue.Like any traditional farmer’s market, local farmers and bakeries are invited to attend with their seasonal and distinctive fare. Aside from the colourful vegetables and fruits, other local selections typically include sweets, treats and arts and crafts. The farmer’s market also features a different winery each week, providing tastings and sales of their Niagara VQA wine.