Milaha Port Services is a business units of the Milaha Maritime and Logistics Pillar.
Milaha Port Services currently manages and operates Doha Port, the only commercial port in Qatar, with an annual container throughput capacity of approximately 750,000 TEUs (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units). In addition to containerized cargo, Doha Port also handles approximately 2.5 million freight tons yearly of Break Bulk, Ro/Ro and Project cargo, as well as livestock.
In September 2012, Milaha Port Services implemented the Jade Master Care TOS (Terminal Operating System) at Doha Port. The new TOS, combined with the Rostima labour management system, has enabled Milaha Port Services to streamline the port’s business processes, providing customers with the latest consignment information.
Milaha Port Services also manages and operates a stevedoring service at the Mesaieed commercial jetties, providing full services to Qatar Petroleum (QP), and the Q – companies in MIC. These operations include the handling of a wide variety of cargo types, from aluminum ingots to bulk grain shipments. In May 2011, Milaha Port Services began operations at the state-of-the-art Greenfield Container Terminal at Mesaieed CT7, with an annual container throughput capacity of 500,000 TEUs. Through diligent planning, intensive training and the ongoing professional development of Milaha Port Services staff, performance levels at the terminal include an average crane productivity in excess of 40 moves per hour (MPH). Safety performance at CT7 has achieved over 1.5 million man-hours worked without Lost-Time Accident (LTA), reflecting a dedication to safety regulations, excellent training and a strong spirit of teamwork.
Milaha Port Services has invested significantly in the training of staff across all areas of the business unit and has introduced a program of “process improvement” to further develop and provide operational performance which meet or exceed internationally recognized standards. We are dedicated to providing quality service to the port community, a safe and positive workplace environment for our staff, and an appropriate rate of return for our investors.