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12/7/2020 12:26:31 PM

West Port Said container terminal supports equipment fleet with (3) Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes (RTGs)

On2nd.OfDecember2020, West Container Terminal took delivery of (3) (RTG) Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes (Maximum Stable) manufactured by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. (ZPMC) at investment cost of 4 million448 thousand 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 RTGswill enter service directly as they were supplied fully erected, so overallRTGsoperating in the terminalreach31 to raise terminal capacity and support handling efficiencyand it’s planned to supply additional (3) (RTG) Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes with the same specifications within the company’s investment plan for 2021.
This step crowned the development plan adopted by Port Said Container and Cargo Handling Co. following comprehensive development carried out over the previous years.
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.



New investments for Port Said Container & Cargo handling company in the field of bulk grain handling.

اPort Said Container & Cargo Handling Company received the floating stevedoring unit that was contracted with the ship yard of the Arab Contractors Company in Ismailia. The floating unit data as follows:

  • Total length : 27 meters
  • Width: 18 meters
  • Depth: 3.5 meters
  • Weight: 350 tons

The floating provided with 2 grain suction and Filters with discharging rate 250 tons / hour with an investment cost about 11 million Egyptian pounds. This will contribute in raising capacity of the national project of unloading grain and adding an estimated discharge capacity (500 tons/hour). The floating unit is equipped with conveyor system to transport grain from ships to warehouses and means of transportation. Also suction units are equipped with environmental system to pull and collect dust resulting from discharging, which prevents environmental pollution.

The unit entered service as from 10.05.2013 to support the company's cargo handling sector which is the main activity before starting the container handling activity in 1984. The company continues supporting both containers and cargo handling activities besides completing the development plan adopted by the company to face the fierce competition in the region.


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