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PSA Sines orders STS crane from Paceco
The terminal already has nine STS cranes

PSA Sines orders STS crane from Paceco

Paceco Espana has been appointed by PSA Sines Terminal XXI to design, construct and assemble a ship-to-shore (STS) crane capable of handling the world’s largest ships.

The ‘Portainer Malaccamax’ crane has an outreach of 24 rows of containers and a height under spreader of 48 m.

The terminal currently has natural depth of 17 m, a quay length of 946 m with a feeder berth of 200 m, a yard of 39.1 ha and a total capacity of 2.1m teu per year.

The facility’s main berth already has nine STS cranes in post-Panamax and super-post Panamax¬†sizes, eight of which have been supplied by Paceco with the remaining one by Mitsui, Engineering & Shipbuilding (MES).