SSA Marine brings four giant ZPMC cranes to Seattle

Four Super-Post Panamax Cranes from Chinese manufacturer ZPMC have arrived at SSA Marine at the Seattle Harbor, USA marking a significant milestone in the Terminal 5 Modernisation Project. After spending several weeks traveling from Shanghai to the Pacific Northwest, the cranes concluded their journey through the Puget Sound to Elliott Bay on Sunday 13 June.  […]

15/06/2021 - 20:23 pm

Kalmar’s fuel-efficient straddle carriers to enhance TIPC fleet at Keelung Port

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with Taiwan International Ports Corporation, Ltd. (TIPC) to deliver two diesel-electric straddle carriers for use at the Port of Keelung the machines are scheduled for delivery in Q4 2021. TIPC is a national enterprise that is wholly owned by Taiwan’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications. TIPC manages […]

23/03/2021 - 08:19 am

Kalmar receives repeat order of AutoStrads from Patrick Terminals

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to supply a total of twelve new Kalmar AutoStrad units to Patrick Terminals. The order for the fully automated straddle carriers was booked in Cargotec’s 2021 Q1 order intake, with delivery of the machines scheduled to be completed during Q2 of 2022. Patrick Terminals is one of Australia’s leading container […]

09/03/2021 - 12:03 pm

Kalmar’s Equipment Solutions form the backbone of new Dry Port in Laos

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with the transportation operator Sitthi Logistics (Thailand) Co Ltd (Sitthi) to supply two rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs), three reachstackers, two empty container handlers and six terminal tractors for its greenfield inland terminal development in Laos. The order was booked in Cargotec’s 2021 Q1 order intake with delivery […]

08/03/2021 - 20:39 pm

Konecranes wins order for two more cranes on barge from China

In the first quarter of 2021, Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard (Group) Co Ltd ordered two eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald Model 8 Cranes on Barge. The cranes will be operated by Cosco Shipping Bulk Co. Ltd. (Cosco Bulk) off the coast of Guinea, Africa. Home to the world’s largest reserves of bauxite, the Guinean mining industry has been […]

08/02/2021 - 22:02 pm

ZPMC supplies tallest cranes to Port of Oakland

Stevedoring Services of America (SSA) is investing in three giant cranes from Chinese manufacturer ZPMC for its marine terminal at Oakland (Oakland International Container Terminal – OICT). The huge container cranes are coming on a ship that is designed to accommodate these enormous workhorses of the maritime industry. Port of Oakland executive director, Danny Wan […]

28/12/2020 - 08:57 am

RSGT takes delivery of two ZPMC STS cranes and 10 hybrid-RTGs

Manufactured by ZPMC in Shanghai, China, Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT) has taken delivery of two state-of-the-art remote-controlled ship-to-shore (STS) cranes, and 10 hybrid-rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs). The new semi-automated STS cranes feature advanced technology such as remote control, optical character scanning capability; chassis alignment, and automatic landing systems; vessel profiling, gantry, and trolley positioning […]

17/11/2020 - 08:13 am

Hainan Airlines chooses Skyjack EWPs

Hainan Airlines, China has just taken delivery of an order of Skyjack electric scissors and articulating booms. The airline chose Skyjack products due to their reputation for manoeuverability and precise positioning capabilities which is required within the aviation industry. Today, there are more than 30 Skyjack machines in use by Hainan Airlines in different locations […]

12/11/2020 - 13:06 pm

Coates Hire expands Haulotte fleet

The growing relationship between Haulotte in Australia and Coates Hire has reached another milestone this year with additional orders worth over $7m for 2020. Coates Hire have further expanded their fleet with Haulotte machines that are ideally suited to operate in the new Covid safe environment. The relationship between Coates Hire and Haulotte began to […]

09/11/2020 - 18:53 pm

Zhenhua Heavy Industries supplies America’s largest cranes to NIT

The Port of Virginia has welcomed a pair of massive container cranes to Norfolk International Terminals (NIT), the final pieces of equipment needed to complete the $450 million, two-a-half-year-long renovation of the terminal’s South Berth. In August 2017 the Virginia Port Authority Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of four new cranes for Virginia International […]

09/11/2020 - 18:36 pm

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