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Commends Fivestar Logistics Ltd Terminal Delivery Services.
The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA),
Tin Can Chapter, has praised Fivestar Logistics Ltd for improved security
of imported vehicles and other cargoes within its terminal and the employment
of professional drivers to move vehicles around the terminal.
In a widely-circulated press release, it commended Fivestar Terminal for
providing a comfortable office for waiting agents in the course of processing
delivery documents and invited “all importers, stakeholders and
clearing agents to take advantage” of what it called, “unique
business opportunity”, to clear their cargoes at the Tin Can Island
Port’s Fivestar terminal. Read
Carrodano now member of NAMM.
The Nigerian Association
of Master Mariners (NAMM) has admitted Mr Pier Luigi Carrodano, Group
Managing Director of the Comet Group of Companies, to honourary membership...Read
bags "Terminal of the Year" Award at the 6th Nigerian Dredging
Summit, Exhibitions and Awards,
launch new Liebherr crane and computerized Terminal Operating
View pictures of the new Liebbher crane launched by Fivestar
Logistics Ltd on November 6th 2012 at the Ro-Ro Terminal. Click
here to watch.
Focus on Five Years of Private Terminal Concessions in Nigerian Ports:
Ro-Ro Port Under Five Star Logistics Ltd Management.
of private terminal operation in Nigeria five years on, the views of the
chairman of Fivestar Logistics Ltd, Chief Musa Danjuma. Read
with the General: How Pier Luigi Carodanno's stint at Nalcomet Group paid
off.- Part 2.
In our last edition, Mr P. L. Carrodano, the Group Managing
Director of the Comet Group of Companies had taken up questions of how the
companies were brought into accreditation to the NIS-ISO system which culminated
in an award ceremony for six of the companies by the Standards Organisation
of Nigerian, SON, in a lavish ceremony at Sheraton Hotel and Towers Abuja,
Nigeria. He had also traced the origins of his interest in the Nigerian
maritime industry even while he was yet in his native Italy. In this concluding
segment of the interview, he takes up his coming to Nigeria for the first
time with his wife and the job assignments of those early days right up
to the time of joining the enterprises of General T.Y. Danjuma.
Pier Luigi Carrodano
“Shipping is a business for gentlemen
but sometimes you have to be a shark to survive - Carrodano.
of the terminal manager of Fivestar Logistics Terminal Apapa, Capt Jon
Jon Peters, as part of the special focus on five years of private terminal
concession in Nigeria.
"Half of the shipping lines calling
Lagos now did not do so in the past due to reasons of insecurity, berthing
and operational delays" - Capt Jon Jon. Read
See picture gallery of the
ISO Award ceremony for Comet Shipping Agencies Group....
inception of Fivestar Logistics Ltd
April 2006, Five Star Logistics Ltd, a special purpose vehicle formed
by the consortium of Comet Shipping Agencies Nigeria Ltd and its partners,
took over the running of Roll On-Roll Off Terminal at the Tin Can Island
Port in Lagos. It had won the bid for the terminal as the highest preferred
bidder when the results were announced in September 2005 by the BPE...More
Since the inception of
seaports in Nigeria by the colonial masters in 1921, no systematic process
for their re-development had been put in place until the current concession programme of port reforms
started in 2000. This programme brought into existence the current set
of private port operators in Nigeria. Moreover, this process of concession
gained global credibility with the involvement of the World Bank, CPCS
Transcom (of Canada) and Royal Haskoning (of Holland) as project monitors,
concession bid. managers ...More
Area of Terminal: 19 hectares.Capacity of Terminal:
3,300 TEU; 5,000 cars; 35,000 tons break bulk.Warehouse facility: 6,300sqm.Number
of berths : 2 berths (9 and 10).......More
The terminal manager of Five Star Logistics
Ltd has announced that soon, most examinations of cargoes and other consignments
at the terminal will be done in a dedicated space within the terminal
Visit of pupils from
Italian School in Lagos...See more.