New ship-to-shore cranes arrive at South Carolina Ports

New ship-to-shore cranes arrive at South Carolina Ports

South Carolina Ports Authority welcomes three additional ship-to-shore cranes with 155 feet of lift height to the Port of Charleston. The cranes arrived in Charleston Harbor yesterday aboard the Zhen Hua 28 vessel after …
Oct 18, 2019 /  Curious
SCPA, DHEC receive $2M grant to improve crane technology

SCPA, DHEC receive $2M grant to improve crane technology

New engine systems to reduce emissions, boost air quality South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) were awarded a $2 million grant from the U.S. …
Sep 27, 2019 /  Curious
Big New Ship-to-Shore Cranes and Houston Ship Channel Expansion Work Authorized

Big New Ship-to-Shore Cranes and Houston Ship Channel Expansion Work Authorized

A contract for three new Neopanamax electric cranes for the Bayport Container Terminal was approved Tuesday by the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority, which also authorized “critical-path” …
Sep 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Konecranes wins combined order for yard and quay cranes in the Philippines

Konecranes wins combined order for yard and quay cranes in the Philippines

Kudos Trucking Company has ordered two Konecranes Noell Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes and two Konecranes Gottwald Model 5 Mobile Harbor Cranes (MHCs) for their terminal in Davao City, the Philippines. Konecranes …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Curious
King Abdullah Port Receives 28 Cranes To Increase Annual Capacity of Container Terminals to 5 Million TEU

King Abdullah Port Receives 28 Cranes To Increase Annual Capacity of Container Terminals to 5 Million TEU

In the largest commercial operation of its kind in the history of KSA, King Abdullah Port has received 28 state-of-the-art Liebherr cranes to start the expansion of the container terminals. The latter was decided through …
Jul 25, 2019 /  Curious
SC Ports Authority reports 10% volume growth, receives new cranes

SC Ports Authority reports 10% volume growth, receives new cranes

South Carolina Ports Authority reported its strongest May on record, with 204,457 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month. Caption: Five rubber-tired gantry (RTG) cranes arrived Monday at …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Navis Completes Automation of Five Continents International Container Terminal’s Yard Crane Fleet at Tianjin Port

Navis Completes Automation of Five Continents International Container Terminal’s Yard Crane Fleet at Tianjin Port

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading organizations across the shipping supply chain, …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Curious
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