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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.



The General Assembly results of Port Said Container and Cargo Handling Co.

The general assembly was held on 23rd April 2013, where it approved the main activity revenue of $ 350 million pounds for the next fiscal year 2013/2014 and a net profit after tax of 153 million pounds.

The investments for 2013/2014 were estimated by 272 million pounds under account of the company contribution in the project of establishing a new terminal (CT2) in East Port Said Port, equivalent to $ 37.5 million. The new terminal will comprise 1200m container berth with back reach 450 m2 to be equipped with 12 Ship-to-shore quay cranes in accordance with the technical specifications allowing reception of giant container ships with draft 17m. Besides an integrated handling equipment system of quay cranes, yard cranes and other necessary equipment to allow smooth flow of handling and operating the terminal through applying the latest electronic handling systems. There will be an alliance with some of the major shipping lines operating container ships or global container terminal operators and the company's assets will be divided among the shareholders as follows: -

  • 75% representing an Egyptian government company operating in the field of container handling.
  • 25% represents investors from shipping lines or foreign container terminals or other third parties.

On the other side, the company has participated in 1st Med Ports Exhibition and Conference, which was held in Alexandria during the period from 23-24/4/2013, with the participation of a number of companies and organizations working in the field of container and cargo handling locally and globally. The company was represented through an exhibition booth and a delegation of the company specialists for the conference, which focused most of its lectures on the development of East Port Said with serious reference to the project of establishing a national container terminal CT2.


El-Mal newspaper|| 28 June 2009

PSCCHC is considering new plans to address the decline in the handling rates