17 Jun 2021 GULFTAINER APPOINTS JAVIER ECHEVERRIA AS THE NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER • The recruitment of Javier is the next step towards the continued growth and international expansion of Gulftainer. 25 Apr 2021 Four tech start-up winners set to transform the ports and logistics sector by piloting projects with Gulftainer • One of the world’s oldest industries is about to receive a technology upgrade
• Global search for disruptive solutions facilitated by Gulftainer and OneValley ends with innovative projects selected from over 2,000 applications across 200 cities 15 Mar 2021 10 start-up finalists from six continents to compete for latest supply chain innovations at Gulftainer’s ‘Future of Ports 2021’ • Highly disruptive start-ups to showcase groundbreaking IoT, AI and Autonomous Drones, Big Data and Advanced Analytics, and Blockchain solutions that could redefine the ports and logistics sector
11 Nov 2020 GT USA Shatters Their Own Productivity Record at Canaveral Cargo Terminal • CCT’s highest gross lumber productivity rating of 205.8 bundles or 370 metric tons an hour 25 Oct 2020 GT USA Partners with Goodwill’s Staffing Service to Supplement Seasonal Jobs at the Port of Wilmington • GT USA Wilmington, a US-based marine terminal owner/operator at the Port of Wilmington, entered into an agreement with Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County to provide temporary staffing services for placing up to 100 laborers, warehouse logistics and clerical workers at the Port of Wilmington, beginning November 1, 2020. 8 Oct 2020 Charles Menkhorst appointed CEO of Gulftainer • Maritime industry professional to steer expansion of Gulftainer in high-growth global markets
• In his new role as CEO of Gulftainer, Charles is tasked with oversight of the strategic growth of the company 2 Jul 2020 Gulftainer Launches Global Startup Challenge to Boost Tech Innovation in Ports and Logistics Sector • The Future of Ports Startup Challenge 2020 is aimed at entrepreneurs and startups developing groundbreaking, highly disruptive technologies that could redefine the industry
• Applications now open for entrepreneurs and startups till August 15 through gtinnovationchallenge.com 23 Apr 2020 King Fahad Industrial Port at Yanbu Receives Maiden Call by Newly Launched JEDDEX service from CMA CGM • JEDDEX Service links key markets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and East Africa with weekly sailing schedule and competitive transit time
• Launch of the service at the strategic port opens new growth chapter in the regional shipping sector 5 Apr 2020 Gulftainer Fast-tracks Medical Supply Consignments, Supports UAE's COVID-19 Response • Initiative seeks to reach medical supply containers to customers on priority basis • Launched an interim and complimentary ‘Express Service Lane’ initiative to prioritise the delivery of medical supply consignments 2 Mar 2020 UAE-based Momentum Logistics Launches Operations In US State of Delaware • Specialised 3PL provider now supports Gulftainer’s GT USA-Wilmington operations • Momentum Logistics – Delaware is set to significantly reinforce the global presence of the parent company based at the Sharjah Inland Container Depot (SICD).