2019 | Quarter 2
Johor Port’s Subsidiary, SPTS
Welcomes First Container Vessel to Call
at the Solid Product Terminal Jetty in Pengerang
SPT Services Sdn Bhd (SPTS), a wholly-
En Shahrull Allam Shah Abdul Halim, Chief Executive Officer of Johor Port and Director of SPTS; welcomed Captain Eduardo Salvador, the Master of the Container Vessel; during a ceremony in SPTJ. Also present during the ceremony were En Dickson Anak Dollah, Director of the Southern Region Marine Department; Mohamed Suffian, General Manager of SPTS; representatives from MTT Shipping Sdn Bhd; PETRONAS Refinery & Petrochemical Corporation Utilities & Facilities (PRPC UF); PETRONAS Chemicals Marketing Labuan; and Pengerang Refining & Petrochemical.
SPTS as the operator of SPJT hosted the container vessel by MTT Shipping on 4 April 2019. The MTT Kuching Dua which measures at a length of 168.8 meters and width of 27.3 meters, has a loading capacity of 1,295 TEUs. The vessel departed from SPJT on 10 April 2019 after the launching ceremony of its first shipment by Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin, PETRONAS President and Group CEO.
The SPJT is a tailor-