Container Stack-Yard Work at VIG Ends; Overall Expansion Project is on Target for June Completion

Container Stack-Yard Work at VIG Ends; Overall Expansion Project is on Target for June Completion

“We are on-budget, on-time and with the end clearly in sight, we are already seeing the benefits.” This week, container stack No. 1 began operating at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) and in doing so …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Curious
Next Wave of Crane Deliveries is Underway at Norfolk International Terminals

Next Wave of Crane Deliveries is Underway at Norfolk International Terminals

The heavy-load vessel Happy Buccaneer berthed Monday at Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) with the first group of six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs) that are the centerpieces of the $375 million capacity expansion …
Jul 24, 2018 /  Curious
The first bundle of six RMGs arrived safely at Virginia International Gateway; Six Units in Service by April

The first bundle of six RMGs arrived safely at Virginia International Gateway; Six Units in Service by April

Crews at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) unloaded the first bundle of six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs) following the arrival of the Happy Buccaneer, a heavy-load vessel that arrived in the Norfolk Harbor Friday …
Feb 5, 2018 /  Curious
Kalmar receives RMG order for intermodal operation from Noatum Container Terminal Bilbao in Spain

Kalmar receives RMG order for intermodal operation from Noatum Container Terminal Bilbao in Spain

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed an agreement with Noatum Container Terminal Bilbao for delivering two rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs) for intermodal operation. This is Kalmar's first RMG delivery since the new …
Nov 24, 2017 /  Curious
Automated cranes to add productivity and capacity to Africa’s most innovative port

Automated cranes to add productivity and capacity to Africa’s most innovative port

Equipment will enable increased productivity and servicing of largest ships on high traffic trade lane. APM Terminals has announced orders for 12 remote-controlled Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes and 32 Automated …
Oct 24, 2016 /  Curious
APM Terminals Invests in New Infrastructure in Italy

APM Terminals Invests in New Infrastructure in Italy

APM Terminals (APMT) has signed an agreement for the construction and delivery of four ship-to-shore (STS) cranes and 14 automated rail-mounted gantry cranes (ARMGs) for the new APMT Vado terminal now under construction …
Oct 15, 2015 /  Curious