Matson Receives New Cranes - Acquisition part of $60Mln investment in Honolulu terminal improvements

Matson Receives New Cranes - Acquisition part of $60Mln investment in Honolulu terminal improvements

Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, has received three new 65 long-ton capacity gantry cranes at its Honolulu hub terminal at Sand Island. The biggest ship-to-shore container cranes to be …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Curious
Fleet of Konecranes container handling equipment to Port of Wilmington, USA

Fleet of Konecranes container handling equipment to Port of Wilmington, USA

Konecranes has received an order from Gulftainer USA Wilmington LLC. The order is for nine all-electric Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes and three Konecranes Liftace Reach Stackers. The equipment will be …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Vessels
North Carolina Ports Welcomes Third Neo-Panamax Crane to Port of Wilmington

North Carolina Ports Welcomes Third Neo-Panamax Crane to Port of Wilmington

North Carolina Ports’ third neo-Panamax crane arrived to the Port of Wilmington on Monday morning. The Zhen Hua 25 arrived to the port following a three-month journey from Shanghai, China. The new crane is …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Oakland says yard cranes going hybrid to help clean air

Port of Oakland says yard cranes going hybrid to help clean air

Containerized cargo handling at the Port of Oakland is about to get a whole lot cleaner. The Port said Tuesday that its largest marine terminal is converting 13 diesel-powered yard cranes to hybrid power. The result is …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Curious
ZHEN HUA 25 to Navigate beneath Delaware Memorial Bridge on March 26

ZHEN HUA 25 to Navigate beneath Delaware Memorial Bridge on March 26

Traffic Flow on Twin Spans to be Temporarily Interrupted as Vessel Passes Below At approximately 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, the ZHEN HUA 25, a heavy lift vessel transporting two (2) new ship-to-shore (STS) cranes …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Tema expansion on schedule for June inauguration

Port of Tema expansion on schedule for June inauguration

All 7 ship-to-shore and 20 RTG ultra-modern gantry cranes have arrived for installation in the Port of Tema, Ghana. These are one of the final pieces of a $1.0bn investment by APM Terminals and its partners in Meridian …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Curious
Ship carrying four huge new NWSA container cranes to arrive Tuesday in Tacoma (Video)

Ship carrying four huge new NWSA container cranes to arrive Tuesday in Tacoma (Video)

A huge ship carrying four super-post-Panamax container cranes is scheduled to travel through Puget Sound March 5 to Tacoma. Among the largest on the West Coast, these cranes are identical to the four that arrived in …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Oakland getting three new cranes, could be tallest in U.S.

Port of Oakland getting three new cranes, could be tallest in U.S.

Oakland International Container Terminal's $30 million prep for megaships Towering new cranes are coming to the Port of Oakland to handle the latest generation of megaships. The Port said yesterday that its largest …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
PhilaPort’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal poised for record-breaking 2019

PhilaPort’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal poised for record-breaking 2019

Zero congestion and increased capacity means fewer delays and minimal demurrage fees On January 8, 2019, the M/V Zhen Hua 25 departed Shanghai, China with two new super post-Panamax container cranes bound for South …
Feb 5, 2019 /  Curious
Konecranes wins order from Port Houston for eight Konecranes RTGs

Konecranes wins order from Port Houston for eight Konecranes RTGs

Konecranes has won an order from long-term customer Port Houston, USA, for eight Konecranes RTGs equipped with hybrid power packs. These will be the first Konecranes hybrid RTGs to be delivered. The cranes will be …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious