Hamburg Süd christens “Polar Ecuador” in Antwerp

Hamburg Süd christens “Polar Ecuador” in Antwerp

Naming ceremony held at Belgian New Fruit Wharf – Deployment in the EMCS service Hamburg Süd christened the Polar Ecuador container ship yesterday in Antwerp. The sponsor of the “Polar Ecuador” is …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
With deeper channel access, ICTSI Ecuador starts servicing larger ships

With deeper channel access, ICTSI Ecuador starts servicing larger ships

Contecon Guayaquil, the Ecuadorian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), set a new operational benchmark after servicing the largest ship to dock in Ecuador – the 10,010-TEU …
May 15, 2019 /  Curious
Guayaquil Port dredging welcomed by ICTSI Ecuador unit

Guayaquil Port dredging welcomed by ICTSI Ecuador unit

Contecon Guayaquil SA (CGSA), the Ecuadorian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), welcomes the recent decision by the Guayaquil government to dredge and maintain the channel leading to …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Ecuador’s First Deep Sea Terminal YILPORT Puerto Bolívar Ordered 6 New STS and 18 E-RTG Cranes

Ecuador’s First Deep Sea Terminal YILPORT Puerto Bolívar Ordered 6 New STS and 18 E-RTG Cranes

As part of its modernization and expansion project, YILPORT Puerto Bolívar has ordered 6 ship-to-shore (STS) cranes and 18 electrified rubber-tired gantry (E-RTG) cranes from Mitsui E&S Machinery Co. to boost …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Curious
Jan De Nul will dredge Access Channel to Guayaquil Port

Jan De Nul will dredge Access Channel to Guayaquil Port

Jan De Nul Group is awarded a new concession contract in South America: deepening and maintenance dredging of the 95-km access channel to the port of Guayaquil in Ecuador. These works will enable Guayaquil Port Terminals …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Curious
ICTSI Ecuador strengthens market position; Contecon Guayaquil gets gov’t approval to handle mega vessels

ICTSI Ecuador strengthens market position; Contecon Guayaquil gets gov’t approval to handle mega vessels

International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s (ICTSI) largest port concession in the Americas, Contecon Guayaquil SA (CGSA), further strengthened its market position as the main trading gateway in entire …
Jul 2, 2018 /  Curious
Corpetrolsa Group of Ecuador to take delivery of three Damen Stan Tugs

Corpetrolsa Group of Ecuador to take delivery of three Damen Stan Tugs

Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Corpetrolsa Group of Guayaquil, Ecuador, for the supply of three tugs; one Stan Tug 1205 and two Stan Tugs 1606. The tugs will be operated by Corpetrolsa subsidiary DLEN …
May 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Yilport Holding secures 50-year concession for Ecuador’s Puerto Bolívar and commits to invest USD 750mln in the port

Yilport Holding secures 50-year concession for Ecuador’s Puerto Bolívar and commits to invest USD 750mln in the port

Yildirim Group’s subsidiary Yilport Holding secured the rights to Puerto Bolívar Port in Machala City, Ecuador. In the 50-year concession, Yilport committed to invest USD 750 million in the port. The …
Aug 11, 2016 /  Curious
DP World Wins Concession Agreement For Greenfield Port In Ecuador

DP World Wins Concession Agreement For Greenfield Port In Ecuador

Deep water facility to serve Guayaquil city and Ecuador hinterland $500 million for Phase 1 with over $1 billion for entire project DP World has won a 50 year concession for the development of a greenfield …
Jun 7, 2016 /  Curious
Turkish port operator Yildirim Holding to construct port in Ecuador

Turkish port operator Yildirim Holding to construct port in Ecuador

Yildirim Holding will invest in the construction of a port in Ecuador, and the framework agreement for the $750 million project was signed in Ecuador's capital, Quito, during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit …
Feb 15, 2016 /  Curious