Open My Factory: PSA Container Port

Description

We’re an island-nation with a long history of depending on our port for most of the things we need or want every day. Have you ever been curious about what makes one of the world’s busiest ports tick? Here’s a rare chance to visit PSA’s container port at Pasir Panjang and learn how PSA continues to be an industry leader in innovation and technology, including its efforts in attaining net zero in terms of carbon emissions by 2050.

Upcoming Event/s:

Open My Factory: PSA Pasir Panjang Terminal

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Date
1st Saturday of the month
Time
10am to 12pm
language
English
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Venue
Please meet at Pasir Panjang MRT Station Exit A (Street Level). The event will start and end at the same point.

TICKET PRICE (excluding Eventbrite service fee): $20


What you will see

Step behind-the-scenes and witness the hustle and bustle of a container terminal than operates 24/7 by one of world’s leading port groups. Witness first-hand the choreography of massive container ships, cranes, trucks and machinery in this exclusive public tour. Step into the PSA Innovation Centre to learn about its efforts in sustainability, automation, and digital systems. Find out about its plans for the latest Tuas Port and how it is shaping the future of the port and supply chain industry in Singapore and the world.

Who you will meet

Storytelling is an integral and immensely satisfying part of the PSA Singapore corporate branding team’s job description. They enjoy engaging people who are often impressed to learn how the maritime industry is a lot more forward-looking than perceived. It offers exciting career prospects even in innovation and technology such as AI, data analytics and automation. The team takes pride in representing a world-leading organisation and gain immense satisfaction from sharing its success story with various audiences day to day.


 

More Details

Who should come?

  • Participants must be 16 years or above to participate in the tour.

Attire:

  • Please come in smart casual which includes (1) a collared, modest shirt or blouse with sleeves, covered shoulders, (2) long pants (e.g. jeans) or skirts that cover your knees, (3) covered shoes. Please do not wear singlets, sleeveless / spaghetti-strap or low-cut tops, shorts or miniskirts, slippers or sandals.
  • Participants may be denied entry if they are dressed inappropriately.

What to bring:

  • Participants are reminded to bring their NRIC or Passport for security clearance. Participants may be denied entry if they do not bring their NRIC or Passport.
  • Bring along a bottle of water and an umbrella.
  • Participants are encouraged to bring their own earphones (with a standard 3.5mm audio jack) as radio guides will be used for the tour.
  • Asthmatic individuals are encouraged to bring their inhaler.

Please note that:

  • Participants are required to answer all necessary questions on the registration page for the host to conduct security checks before you are allowed to enter the port.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour for registration.
  • Parking is available at Pasir Panjang Food Centre.
  • As PSA is a restricted area, photography is strictly prohibited in the port premises. Photography is allowed at PSA Alongside and the PSA Innovation Centre.
  • Participants should stay with the group at all times, and are not allowed to wander off alone.
  • Participants are expected to remain in the bus throughout the port tour. The bus may make suitable stops, but no disembarking is allowed to ensure the safety of workers and passengers.
  • No food and drink to be consumed in the PIC – although water is fine. Visitors to take with them any empty bottles/tetra packs with them.
  • No smoking is allowed throughout the tour.
  • The tour will proceed rain or shine.
  • This event is not wheel-chair friendly.
  • All proceeds from the tours will go to My Community to sustain the costs of running the tours.

Header Image Credit: PSA

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