|West Port Said container terminal supports equipment fleet with (6) RTG cranes__ Jun 2019|
On June 27, 2019, West Container Terminal took delivery of (6) Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes (Maximum Stable) manufactured by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. (ZPMC) at investment cost of 9 million USD with lifting capacity of 40 tons load each, 18.4m stacking height of 1 over 5 High Cube stacks and 26.5m stacking width (5 plus truck lane wide)
New RTGs will enter service directly as they supplied fully erected, so the terminal RTG fleet will be 28 to raise terminal capacity to meet fierce competition in the region.
The company is moving ahead with the development process and achievements in order to raise the company's position in the maritime market, hoping for further progress and development of this great edifice.
This step came to crown the development plan adopted by Port Said Container and Cargo Handling Co. following comprehensive development carried out over the previous years started with deepening alongside the main quay to receive vessels up to 15.5m draft & 370m length to turn in front of West Port Said container quay & exit to the sea moreover increasing container terminal total area to be 572000 m2 by adding new yard of 172 000 m2.
The company is moving forward with development plans and achievements in order to raise the company's position in maritime market, hoping further progress and development for PSCCHC.<\b>