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Newsbreak: Li Ka-shing-backed venture to build STS hub in Johor

A new ship-to-ship (STS) marine gas oil (MGO) and marine fuel oil (MFO) storage and supply hub will be built off the Port of Tanjung Pelepas in southern Johor, say sources familiar with the matter. It is touted to be the largest in the world. The construction cost of the hub — to be developed […]

KA Petra, Hutchison Ports to develop world’s largest ship-to-ship transfer hub

PETALING JAYA: KA Petra Sdn Bhd, a homegrown ship-to-ship (STS) transfer specialist, has signed a heads of agreement with Hutchison Port Holdings Ltd to jointly develop the world’s largest STS transfer hub in Johor Baru. Hutchison Ports, a subsidiary of Hong Kong-headquartered CK Hutchison Holdings, is the world’s leading port investor, developer and operator with a […]

KA Petra tenders out oil hub jobs

PETALING JAYA: The first piling works for the world’s largest ship-to-ship (STS) hub off the waters in Johor could start in the second half of this year. STS operator and marine services provider KA Petra Sdn Bhd has started to tender out the works while awaiting the final green light from the government. It requires […]

KA PETRA SIGNS DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH GULF OIL INTERNATIONAL

KA Petra Sdn Bhd announced plans to build a 50,000-tonne-per-year lube blending plant in Malaysia, following the company’s appointment as a distributor for Gulf Oil lubricants in Malaysia. The agreement with Gulf Oil International was signed yesterday during the Malaysia World Maritime Day 2016 Conference and Exhibition at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Datuk Shahrul […]

KA Petra to position Sapangar Bay Oil Depot as supply hub

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Ports Sdn Bhd held a signing ceremony to commemorate the leasing of Sapangar Bay Oil Depot (SBOD) to oil and gas segment provider, KA Petra Sdn Bhd (KPSB). The facility shall act as a supply hub for diesel and bitumen distribution, catering particularly for domestic consumption as well as for South East […]

KA PETRA TO POSITION SAPANGAR BAY OIL DEPOT AS SUPPLY HUB

Sabah Ports Sdn Bhd held a signing ceremony to commemorate the leasing of Sapangar Bay Oil Depot (SBOD) to oil and gas segment provider, KA Petra Sdn Bhd (KPSB). The facility shall act as a supply hub for diesel and bitumen distribution, catering particularly for domestic consumption as well as for South East Asia demands. […]

Gulf Oil International signs up with KA Petra

Gulf Oil International Ltd has signed a preliminary agreement with KA Petra Sdn Bhd in hopes of leading to a full partnership for the distribution of Gulf Oil lubricants in Malaysia. The Massachusetts, US-based oil company said the partnership intends to take advantage of the sizeable domestic market and KA Petra’s well-established business relationship with […]

SafeSTS consolidates its presence in Malaysia

The Malaysia World Maritime Day 2016 Conference and Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur saw SafeSTS formalise a partnership agreement with KA Petra SDN BHD to strengthen the provision of ship-to-ship transfer services in Malaysia, and to develop a pool of trained Malaysian Mooring Masters. As a one-stop marine services provider to the oil and gas and […]

KA Petra plans to build lubricant plant

KUALA LUMPUR: KA Petra Sdn Bhd plans to build a 50,000-tonne-a-year lubricant blending plant in Malaysia following the company’s appointment as a distributor for Gulf Oil lubricants in Malaysia. KA Petra Sdn Bhd founder and managing director Datuk Shahrul Amirul said details of the plant would be disclosed later as negotiations were still ongoing. Currently, […]