Hutchison Ports Thailand (HPT) recently welcomed Ocean Network Express ‘ first container vessel at Laem Chabang Port. ONE’s MV ONE COMMITMENT berthed Hutchison Ports Thailand’s C1C2 Terminal on May 17th and departed on May 18th , 2018.
ONE is a new global carrier that was formed following the joint venture between Japanese top carriers NYK, MOL and “K” Line. The official launch of ONE began in April of this year. This isn’t the first visit ONE has made to Hutchison Ports Thailand’s facilities. In January of this year, HPT handled the first batch of 30 ONE containers to arrive at Laem Chabang Port, Thailand.
In a statement, HPT said they were honored to host ONE’s MV ONE COMMITMENT and look forward to the coming years working with the ocean carrier. HPT is the largest terminal operator at Laem Chabang Port and operates Terminals A2, A3 and C1C2. Moreover, HPT is preparing to launch the new ground-breaking Terminal D that looks to meet and exceed the growing demands of Laem Chabang Port. Recently, HPT received cutting-edge remote-control gantry cranes and rubber-tyred gantries that will be installed at the first phase of Terminal D – Phase 1A. The new equipment will be the largest and most technologically advanced cranes in Thailand and is a sign of the commitment that HPT has to Laem Chabang Port and Thailand at large.