Monday, July 15, 2024

IATA CEIV Lithium Batteries makes it four for Hactl

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) – Hong Kong’s largest independent handler – has successfully obtained accreditation under IATA’s CEIV Lithium Batteries (Li-batt) standard. Hactl now holds all four IATA CEIV accreditations (Pharma, Fresh, Live Animals, Li-batt). Lithium battery air cargo shipments are becoming ever more commonplace, as more and more devices – ranging […]

Another IATA first for Hactl

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) – Hong Kong’s largest independent cargo handler – has become the first cargo terminal operator in Hong Kong to achieve IATA’s new Competency-Based Training and Assessment (CBTA) Center Certification. Hactl has been an IATA Accredited Training School (ATS) since 2003, offering training both for its own staff and […]

Hactl wins again at World Air Cargo Awards

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) – Hong Kong’s largest independent cargo handler – has once again been named “Air Cargo Handling Agent of the Year” at the World Air Cargo Awards 2022. Hactl’s latest success brings its total number of wins to eight throughout the sixteen years of the competition. Hactl’s award was […]

Hactl breaks three more handling records

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) broke no less than three records in the first week of November. In its giant SuperTerminal 1 facility, Hactl handled 31,280 tonnes of exports, beating its previous weekly record of 30,593 tonnes in November 2016. In the same week, its overall total of 42,471 tonnes of cargo handled […]

E-commerce, technology and pharma focus for Hactl

2017 has to date been a strong year for Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) as freight flies through Hong Kong and it is expanding services to meet rising demand. This follows from a record-breaking 12 months last year when Hactl handled 1.65 million tonnes of cargo, up 1.7 per cent on the previous […]

HACTL gains CEIV Pharma certification

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) has gained the International Air Transport Association CEIV Pharma certificate – becoming the first cargo handler in Hong Kong to obtain the certification. Hactl’s certification is the result of an initiative sponsored by Hong Kong Airport Authority, in which all relevant industry players at the airport will undergo validation for […]

Future looking bright for Hactl with HKIA expansion

Construction of a third runway at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) will expand the hub’s cargo capacity to nine million tonnes by 2030. Work began this summer and it is set to be ready by 2024. Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) chief executive, Mark Whitehead (pictured) says it is good news as it […]

Hactl says truck flow management program is paying off

The Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) says the latest phase of its truck management program has slashed queues, speeded up processing times and enhanced security at its SuperTerminal 1. Hactl’s terminal receives over 2000 trucks per day, delivering exports and collecting imports, and says manned check boots at vehicle entry points have been replaced with automated […]