- Welcome To Pakistan Intermodal Limited -

Pakistan Intermodal limited is the latest inclusion in the Marine Group and is established to provide a logical comprehensive supply chain solution for overall freight business segment in Pakistan. The organization is dedicated to improve the infrastructure of all vital components of supply chain and related logistics to facilitate various industries of the country. An efficient, economic and sustainable solution to clients as per their business needs for handling cargo is the thrust of the business... [read more]

  • Containerized Freight Trains

  • Coal and Cement Trains

  • Road Logistics

  • Sea Logistic

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About Pakistan Intermodal limited

Organization

Pakistan Intermodal limited is the latest initiative of Marine Group of companies in Pakistan to develop intermodal services in the country through freight train operations of international standards at national and regional level. PIL provides road-rail connectivity with ports through inland depots to provide efficient logistics solutions and develop cost effective transportation across local and international trade corridors. PIL clients will enjoy efficient, reliable, secure and comprehensive logistics solutions and cargo handling services with our team of professionals available 24/7 to serve their specific business needs.

Board of Directors

Capt. Haleem Ahmed Siddiqui

Chairman

Mr. Haleem is the chairman of Marine Group of Companies and PICT. He founded the first stevedoring company in the country, PMS. He was also instrumental in making Marine Group a one stop shop for all ship related services in the country. He joined Pakistan Merchant Navy in February 1959 as Cadet Officer on Pakistani Flag Vessel and served in various capacities on Pakistani Flag Vessel as well as on British Ship after obtaining the required qualifications. He got first command in June 1968 after obtaining the qualification of Master Marine from U.K. and commanded various vessels till 1971. He is a Fellow Member of Chartered Management Institute of U.K, Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport of U.K, International Federation of Shipmasters' Associations, U.K, SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and Lifetime Special Member of the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Mr. Aasim Azim Siddiqui

Managing Director

Mr. Aasim is the managing director of Marine Group of Companies. He founded corporate sector's first and leading exhibition organizing company in Pakistan, the Pegasus. He also founded Organization for Social Development Initiatives (OSDI). OSDI has formed with an objective to improve living conditions for the poorest communities in the rural areas of Pakistan through sustainable poverty reduction strategies. He has been engaged with marine and shipping industry over the last twenty (20) years and has been with PICT since its inception. He was instrumental in arranging financing from IFC and OFID for PICT and has played instrumental role in project roll out of PICT. Further he played pivotal role in arranging financing of USD 53 million for PICT from IFC & OFID. Mr. Aasim did his Master of Business Administration from Clark University, Worcester, MA USA

Mr. Sharique Azim Siddiqui

Director

Mr. Sharique is the CEO of PIBT. He joined Marine Group in 1997 and was involved in various Group Ventures. He served as Director Project and Chief Operating Officer at PICT and was in-charge of container terminal project planning, coordination and implementation. He led the team for the initial bidding for PIBT terminal and was instrumental in IA negotiations with PQA for the same project. He also heads Marine International Container Terminal (MICT) project, an Inland Container Depot in Lahore with direct Railways connectivity for operating dedicated freight trains between Karachi and Lahore. The Project is spread over 30 acres and is on public-private partnership basis with Pakistan Railways. He did his Master of Arts in Economics from Tufts University, Boston, USA.

Mr. M. Masood Ahmed Usmani

Director

Mr. Masood Usmani has over twenty (20) years of experience in dealing with the financial matters of the marine and shipping industry. He is Group Director Finance of Marine Group of Companies and served as director and Chief Financial Officer of PICT. He was part of the team which negotiated & concluded the financing deal with IFC and OFID for financing of PICT and arranged floatation of PICT's shares at KSE. He supervise all financial and treasury activities including taxation & corporate functions, ensuring full compliance with the statutory and regulatory provisions applicable to the group's operation in Pakistan of Marine Group of Companies. He is also responsible for overall administration, HR, IT and procurement department of the organization. He is fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and of Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan (ICSP).

Capt. Zafar Iqbal Awan

Director

Mr. Awan joined the Marine Group in 1991 and worked in various venture of the group in the shipping sector. He posses over 30 years of experience in the field of shipping. He is currently working as the CEO of PICT. He is a member of International Federation of Shipmasters' Association (IFSMA) UK, Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers, Royal Institute of Navigation, Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport, Nautical Institute, Master Mariners Society of Pakistan, Pakistan Belgium Business Forum. He graduated from Pakistan Marine Academy in 1974. He qualified Master Mariner Class 1 (F.G.) Examination in the year 1985.

Mr. Rashid Zaheer

Director

A 1974 graduate of Pakistan Marine Academy Karachi. He has navigated across the continents and spent much of his time beyond the reach of land. He sailed flawlessly in stormy seas for 18 years while serving PNSC and IRISL on Bulk Carriers, Combi vessels and Container carriers. After having being in command of vessels for years he finally disembarked from the ship gangway to conquer new challenges ashore. Captain Rashed Zaheer, a man of prudence and professionalism joined Marine Group in 1992, has a diversified experience of Liner Agency, NVOCC and Freight Forwarding business. Currently being CEO of Portlink International Services (Pvt.) ltd. He has been instrumental in developing the Company from its inception into a dynamic shipping services enterprise. His specialized knowledge and skills along with splendid leadership and vision is just outstanding and supportive to reach new heights of success and achievements for the organization.

Mr. Syed Nizam Shah

Director

He is a Founder Independent Director on the Board of PIBT. He has vast experience in the corporate sector in Pakistan leading to Chief Executive of the largest multinational company operating in Pakistan, Pakistan Tobacco Company, and the largest development finance institution of the Government of Pakistan (NDFC). He has served on the Boards of major multinational companies and Boards of Public Sectors Corporations including Habib Bank Limited and Civil Aviation Authority. He served as the President of Overseas Chamber of Commerce & Industry (1985-88) and on the advisory councils of Ministry of Commerce and Finance and the Privatization Commission. He was also on the Board of PICT, the Hub Power Company Limited and Laraib Energy Limited.

CORPORATE INFO

Company Registration no. 0082566
National Tax Number 4146693 – 4
Name of Auditors Deloitte Yousuf Adil Chartered Accountant
Legal Advisor Kabraji & Talibuddin
Investor Relations Mr. Aamir Ansari 2nd Floor, Business Center Mumtaz Hasan Road, Karachi

Shareholders

S.no. Number of Shareholders Shareholding Slab Total Shares Held
1 6 1 100 600
2 None 101 500 -
3 None 501 1,000 -
4 None 1,001 5,000 -
5 None 5,001 10,000 -
6 3 10,001 15,000 30,300
7 1 15,001 12,000 19,100
Total 10 50,000
Why PIL:
  • Time saving and scheduling Time saving and scheduling
  • Reduces cost Reduces cost
  • Energy resources efficiency Energy resources efficiency
  • Environmental friendly Environmental friendly

Mission STATEMENT

To provide unmatched, unrivalled intermodal solution to our diversified range of clients, which should transform into providing them cutting edge towards accomplishing their end results in imports and exports.

VISION STATEMENT

To utilize our decades of rich experience in shipping, logistics, ports and container terminal operations and combine our wealth of diversified portfolios of commercial, technical, operational and intermodal expertise to offer a unique logistics solution through a chain of road, rail and sea combination so that customers receive an unmatched, rewarding and unique opportunity for their business needs. Reliability, Predictability ad efficiently will lead our way to meet new challenges in intermodal exposures.

Marine Group

The Marine Group came into existence almost 50 years ago, with a vision to deliver services to Pakistan’s economy, with combination of various predominant qualified products and services in stevedoring, terminal operations, ships chartering to clients locally and internationally. Vast experience brings in specialization to carry out rail freight logistic as a diversified business operation.

Marine Group’s recent flagship project of Container terminal in 2002 known as Pakistan International Container Terminal Limited (PICT) having project cost of US $ 150 million has been operational and serving to its clients.

Group Companies

Pakistan Mercantile Services

1964

A Marine Group Company

PMS has been engaged in providing cargo handling services at the Karachi Port since its inception in 1964. PMS was one of the first stevedoring companies in Pakistan to invest in modern container handling equipment. Through progressive investment and steady growth. PMS is now one of the leading stevedores at the Karachi Port.

Over 600,000 TEUs Handling Per Annum
700 Vessels Handling Per Annum
2 Covered Sheds With Cargo Capacity of 50 TEUs
50,000 sq yard Empty Storage Area

Marine Services

1976

A Marine Group Company

Marine Services offers operational, logistics and agency services to the global container trade under one roof. The qualified and experienced professionals facilitates in various shipping related services including logistics, operations, documentations, finance and accounts to ensure stream-lined working and close support services to the customers.

AMI

1997

A Marine Group Company

AMI is one of the leading integrated freight forwarding company offering multiple choice to the global freight and transport industry. It is continuously growing its range of services and geographic coverage of its operations from major cities in Pakistan to global markets through its reliable international partners.

Port Link

1997

A Marine Group Company

Port Link is representing ANL Singapore PTE Ltd i.e. a CMA-CGM Group Company, which is the third largest container carrier of the world. Port Link has been contributing significantly in ANL business & making it the largest Carrier in Oceania region ex Pakistan and ranked as number one throughout 2013. Port Link’s NVOCC Div. is also an agent for the International NVOCC named St. John Lines PTE Ltd. Port Link Logistics is also registered as NVOCC doing business as Pollux & Castor Container Line with Federal Maritime Commission (USA) and issues its duly insured Bill of Lading ex Pakistan to USA in addition to other worldwide destinations.

Shipping Services (Division) 20,000 TEUs Container Throughputs (per annum)
Logistics Services (Division) 8,000 TEUs Container Throughputs (per annum)

Pakistan International Container Terminal

2002

ICTS Group Terminal – Listed in Karachi Stock Exchange

The only container terminal in Pakistan sponsored and owned by Pakistanis with an approx. investment of US$ 150 million. It is located at Karachi Port and has the shortest distance from the fairway buoy to other terminals in Pakistan.

750,000 TEUs Container Handling Capacity (per annum)
19,000 TEUs Container Storage Capacity (at any given time)
3,910 TEUs Ground Slots for Containers (at any given time)
4 Berths Design Depth of 13.5 m
600 meter Quay Wall

Marine International Container Terminal

2008

A Marine Group Company

MICT is located at Prem Nagar (in the vicinity of Lahore) with a distance of 1260 km from Karachi Port and is well connected with road and rail network. It spreads over a land area of 30 acre with a paved yard of approximately 8 acre to cater both bonded and non-bonded cargo. MICT also has covered CFS shed area of 25,000 square foot.

120,000 TEUs Container Handling Capacity (per annum)
1500 TEUs Container Storage Capacity (at any given time)
350 TEUs Ground Slots for Containers
72 Reefer Plugs With Stand By Generators
2 Trains Dedicated Sidings Each For 60 TEUs each

Pakistan International Bulk Terminal

2008

A Marine Group Company

PIBT will be Pakistan’s first modern bulk cargo terminal; well equipped with state-of-the-art technology, for efficient and secure handling of coal, cement & clinker. The terminal is located at Port Qasim and is well connected with road and rail network in a radius of 10 ~ 15 km.

12 Million Tonnes Coal Handling Capacity (expandable to 18 million tonnes)
1 Million Tonnes Coal Storage Capacity (at any given time)
150,000 Tonnes Clinker Storage Capacity
50,000 Tonnes Cement Storage Capacity
75,000 DWT Handling Capacity of 2 Vessels at one time

Marine Logistics

2010

A Marine Group Company

Marine Logistics (Pvt.) Ltd (MLPL) is an inland logistics (road carriage) of Marine Group. The company was established in June 2010 to capitalize in a growing market and to fill the gap of sophisticated players for a growing niche demand of logistics. MLPL provides coverage across Pakistan and also all the way to Afghanistan.

Premier Tracking

2012

A Marine Group Company

It is one of the very few Tracking Solution providers in Pakistan delivering Satellite Tracking. The Fleet management system available with Premier Tracking is capable of handling any existing and new GSM Tracking Devices which differentiates it from existing players. It has established state of the art Fuel Management system with less than 1% error. Using tracking as a door PTSL has added value to attract its corporate customers entrants where they have benefitted themselves manifolds.

Tracking Capacity 25000 GPRS/GSM (Units) 20,000 Satellite (Units)
Nation Wide Coverage Real Time Monitoring (24/7) Nationwide Vehicle Recovery
Major Services Satellite Tracking Fleet Management System Fuel Management System

Our Project

Track Access Project

The Government of Pakistan, through Pakistan Railways and Infrastructure Projects Development Facility (IPDF) of Ministry of Finance, invited private sector companies to facilitate the efficient and cost effective movement of freight traffic on Pakistan Railways infrastructure. Under the auspices of Pakistan Railway, a Track Access Project has been designed for private companies to meet the growing demand for movement of bulk cargo in an efficient and cost effective manner. A concession agreement has been signed with Pakistan Railway; wherein PIL has acquired its own fleet of locomotives and wagons and has developed a team of experts for its operation and maintenance facilities to service commercial customers for movement of cargo as the 1st private freight train operators in the country. Under this concession agreement for Track Access Project PIL will provide transportation services for following commodities.

Coal
Cement
Clinker
Containers

Project Operations

ROUTES

PIL will be operating its freight train services between Karachi and following regions.

The clients can also avail PIL value-added services for last-mile delivery at their final destinations.
ROLLING STOCK

A major investment of the project has been made in the latest technology to ensure reliable and hassle free services for the commercial market. In this regard, PIL has acquired following state-of-the-art rolling stock keeping in view its compatibility with the current railway infrastructure of the country.

MARSHALLING YARD

A dedicated space has been allocated for the formation of PIL trains to ensure timely dispatch and arrival of the cargo and avoid unnecessary delays

MAINTENANCE

A maintenance and services shed has been developed to keep the performance of train at par to make it available for the clients all the time. The services shed is operative 24/7 to timely address the maintenance requirement of the rolling stock

Careers

  • Working at PIL:
    Pakistan Intermodal Ltd. is owned and managed by one of the leading business group of Pakistan Marine Group; seeking professional experts to take challenge of providing intermodal services in logistics industry of Pakistan and grow with this new emerging business;

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