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Opportunity knocks in Latin America

At the UK Trade and Investment “Business Opportunities in the Latin American Port Sector" event in London on Monday May 13, a number of speakers including those from Panama, Mexico and Brazil urged British companies to become more involved in the region as soon as possible. Read More »

Another four Konecranes RTGs for Valencia

TCV’s RTG fleet will increase to 23 units

Konecranes has received a repeat order for four rubber tired gantry (RTG) cranes from TCV Stevedoring Company S.A. in Valencia, Spain – the fifth Konecranes order since 2004 when the first Konecranes RTGs were ordered and delivered to TCV. The parties have not disclosed the value of the order. Read More »

ICTSI Q1 income up 15% to US$40.7m

Contecon Gayaquil helped account for 79% of ICTSI’s volumes

International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) ended Q1 2013 with gross revenue from port operations up 20% to US$209.3m and net income of US$40.7m up 15% compared to the same period last year. Read More »

Port Miami completes its tunnel boring project

Harriet breaks through to a line up of construction workers

The excavation of the PortMiami tunnel, which began in 2011, came to an end Monday May 6, 2013 when ‘Harriet’, the US$45m German-built tunnel boring machine (TBM) that has been digging the dual-tube underwater traffic tunnels under Dodge Island, Biscayne Bay reached daylight on Watson Island. After six months of tunnelling through 4,152 feet (1,256 m), Harriet is finally back to her starting point. Read More »