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
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
Kalmar continues long-term relationship with EUROGATE Tanger with new RTG delivery

Kalmar continues long-term relationship with EUROGATE Tanger with new RTG delivery

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to deliver two rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to EUROGATE, Europe's leading shipping line-independent container terminal operator, for use in their Tanger S.A. terminal in Morocco. The …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Curious
New cranes arrive at APM Terminals Elizabeth

New cranes arrive at APM Terminals Elizabeth

The four gantry cranes are designed for operations on today’s largest container vessels. APM Terminals Elizabeth took delivery Thursday (Apr 26) of four of the newest generation gantry cranes to better serve liner …
Apr 30, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Felixstowe takes delivery of its first two remote control ship-to-shore gantry cranes

Port of Felixstowe takes delivery of its first two remote control ship-to-shore gantry cranes

The Port of Felixstowe has taken delivery of its first two remote control ship-to-shore gantry cranes. The two new cranes, the 32nd and 33rd at the UK's largest container port, were delivered on the Zhen Hua 23 from …
Apr 11, 2018 /  Vessels
ABP crane investment set to lift booming Port of Hull to new heights

ABP crane investment set to lift booming Port of Hull to new heights

The arrival of two state-of-the-art cranes worth £10.5 million will enable ABP’s Hull Container Terminal to handle double the volume of trade by increasing capacity to more than 400,000 units per year. The …
Feb 19, 2018 /  Curious
Hutchison Ports BEST terminal in Barcelona increases capacity

Hutchison Ports BEST terminal in Barcelona increases capacity

Hutchison Ports BEST terminal in Barcelona has increased its ability to handle the world’s largest container ships by increasing the height of three ship-to-shore gantry cranes at the semi-automated terminal. The …
Jan 24, 2018 /  Curious
PhilaPort Prepares for Further Growth: Bigger Ships, Expanded Cargoes, New Cranes, More Jobs

PhilaPort Prepares for Further Growth: Bigger Ships, Expanded Cargoes, New Cranes, More Jobs

At the Port of Philadelphia, two super post-Panamax gantry cranes, as large as any in the world, will arrive in early March. The first ship taking used-car exports will leave Philadelphia for Africa next month, and the …
Jan 2, 2018 /  Curious
PhilaPort purchases two new Super Post-Panamax container cranes

PhilaPort purchases two new Super Post-Panamax container cranes

PhilaPort has concluded the purchase agreement of two super post-Panamax container gantry cranes that will help lift the Port to record new levels of cargoes over the next decade. The $23.5 million acquisition from …
Dec 5, 2017 /  Curious
New Mega-Ship Gantry Cranes Off To A Strong Start at the HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort (CTT)

New Mega-Ship Gantry Cranes Off To A Strong Start at the HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort (CTT)

The COSCO Netherlands was the first ship to be processed by the five new container gantry cranes at the HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort (CTT), which are equipped to handle ships with a capacity of more than 20,000 …
Oct 23, 2017 /  Curious