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Monthly Archives: October 2010

25-year concession for APM Terminals in Monrovia, Liberia

APM Terminals has signed a 25-year agreement for the operation of the Port of Monrovia in Liberia, having been named the preferred bidder for the port management and modernisation project in March. The agreement for the port’s privatisation will result in the investment of US$120m in the facility over the course of the contract term. Read More »

Double first for Liebherr Cranes

Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd. has recently completed the delivery of six Megamax Ship-to-Shore container cranes and ten RTGs to Gulf Stevedoring Contracting Co. Ltd. in Saudi Arabia. Three of the six STS and five of the ten RTGs were installed at the Jeddah North Container Terminal. The other three STS and five RTGs were delivered to Jubail Commercial Port - the Port’s first Liebherr cranes. Read More »

APM Terminals’ fourth annual Global Safety Day

On October 12, 2010 APM Terminals held its annual Global Safety Day within its global port and terminal network which comprises 50 facilities and employs more than 22,000 people. Since beginning its Global Safety Programme in 2005, APM Terminals has achieved significant success in safety performance, consistently earning national and industry safety awards and recognition. Read More »

TransContainer to proceed with IPO

TransContainer, the principal container subsidiary of Joint Stock Company Russian Railways has announced its intention to proceed with an Initial Public Offering (IPO). Read More »

Port of Spain settles for Navis SPARCS N4

Zebra Enterprise Solutions (ZES) has announced that Port of Port of Spain (PPOS) in Trinidad and Tobago will replace its five-year-old terminal operating system (TOS) with Navis SPARCS N4 to improve operations and productivity in the emerging Caribbean market. Read More »

Auckland volumes strong in FY Q1

Container volumes at Ports of Auckland (POAL), New Zealand’s largest container port by volume and the country’s leading import port, have shown a healthy increase in the first three months of the Port’s financial year to September 30, 2010. Read More »

CSI, a subsidiary of Eurokai, is the largest Italian terminal operator, handling more than 5.1m teu in the Mediterranean region in 2012. DSP, Data and System Planning, a Navis Implementation Partner and IT services provider for ports and terminals, will lead the five terminal Navis SPARCS N4 implementation and by 2016, CSI will be using SPARCS N4 to increase optimisation ... Read More »

The new Konecranes SMV 4531 TB5 HLT hybrid reachstacker

The SMV 4531 features: A hybrid diesel/electric driveline which Konecranes describes as a serial configured diesel/electric system consisting of a diesel engine, an electrical generator and an electrical traction motor. The diesel engine runs at constant RPM for optimum fuel efficiency and powers the generator. Propulsion is provided by an electric motor that is an integral part of the drive ... Read More »