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Friday, 05 September 2014 15:48

Kalmar RTGs for Chilean port

Kalmar today announced that it will deliver seven rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to Puerto Central (PCE) in San Antonio, Chile, as part of a $14 million contract.

APM Terminals has lambasted the “underperformance” of Latin American ports, especially Brazilian ones, calling for “realistic and practical concession terms” to encourage Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).

Published in Regulation and Policy

Container handling equipment manufacturer Kalmar has announced it will deliver four E-One2 Zero Emission rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to Super Terminais in Manaus, Brazil. The deal is valued at $8 million with first delivery scheduled for July 2015.

Published in Emerging Economies
Monday, 11 August 2014 14:10

Mobile port made in Russia

Russian corporation Rostec has designed a mobile multipurpose port, which it says has attracted interest from a number of companies in BRIC countries.

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) reports that China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) is interested in future projects in the waterway, especially in building and financing a fourth set of locks.

Published in Finance Deals

Brazil has authorised Cianport to establish a cargo transshipment station (ETC) in Itaituba, in the state of Para, paving the way for significant volumes of agribulk to be exported through its northern ports instead of its congested southern ports like Santos and Paranagua.

Published in Regulation and Policy
Thursday, 07 August 2014 15:30

Libra orders 12 eRTGs for its Rio terminal

Brazilian operator Libra has ordered 12 electric Rubber-Tyred Gantry cranes (eRTGs) for its terminal in Rio de Janeiro, supplier Terex reports.

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and the consortium building the new locks for its expansion have finally signed the co-financing agreement for the completion of works.

Published in Finance Deals
Friday, 01 August 2014 11:53

Mitsubishi enters Colombian port business

Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has formed a joint venture with Daabon Group to establish a port holding company in Santa Marta, which has the third largest cargo volume in Colombia.

Published in Finance Deals

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) is at odds again with the consortium building the new set of locks for its expansion.

Published in Finance Deals


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