Honda riders excited to showcase mettle in INMRC Round 3

first_imgChennai, Aug 31 (PTI) After a good performance in first two rounds, Honda riders are all set to extend their lead in the third round of the 2018 Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship. The third round of the national championship will take place at Madras Motor Race Track along with IDEMITSU Honda India Talent Cup. Leading Honda’s charge in this round will be the top riders Anish D Shetty, Rajiv Sethu, Senthil Kumar, S Mathana Kumar and the fresh talent handpicked from Honda India Talent Hunt. The Madras Motor Race Track today witnessed the thrill and excitement amongst the racers in the qualifying round. Honda riders Mithun Kumar PK and Sarath Kumar won the pole position in Pro Stock 165cc category and Super Sport Indian 165cc category respectively. Mohamed Mikail once again gave his best performance and won the qualifying round of IDEMITSU Honda India CBR 150R class with the best lap of 2:08.584. PTI AHlast_img read more

Svitzer Scoops Moroccan Bounty

first_imgzoom Svitzer, part of the Maersk Group, has been awarded a 20-year concession to provide terminal towage services to the Tanger Med 2 Port in Morocco.The new contract carries a value of ”several hundred million USD” and calls for a total of 9 vessels by the end of the concession, the company said.The new container transshipment terminal will be operated by APM Terminals and is scheduled to open in 2019 under the terms of a 30-year concession agreement with the Tanger Med Special Agency (TMSA).The Tanger Med port complex is located on Africa’s northwest coast near the mouth of the Mediterranean Sea on the Strait of Gibraltar and is the second-busiest container port on the African continent.The project is said to hold a significant importance for Maersk’s Transport & Logistics division, as Svitzer, APM Terminals and Maersk Line will work in an integrated approach to further improve efficiencies in this location.“Svitzer and the larger Maersk Group has been an active investor in the Kingdom of Morocco for decades and we are honoured to be availed the opportunity to further serve the resilient and fast growing Moroccan economy, and in particular its world class maritime developments,” said Mohammed Ahmed, Svitzer MD of AMEA region.last_img read more