A NEW CONTAINER CRANE FOR PORT OF ENSENADA, OUR CONGRATULATIONS TO HECTOR BAUTISTA, PORT DIRECTOR, NO DOUBT, THE PORT OF ENSENADA CONTINUES TO BE AN ADDITION TO OUR MANUFACTURING LOGISTIC INFRASTRUCTURE.
Ensenada International Terminal (EIT) of multiple use, invests 10 million dollars in a new wharf crane manufactured by the company Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co. LTD. The crane had a construction period of one year and is estimated to arrive to the port of Ensenada on November 13 this year.
The equipment has the latest technology in electrical systems, mechanical and electronic control, which represents a lifting speed of 80 meters per minute with load and 170 meters per minute if empty.
“This new crane gives us confidence that EIT can receive any type of ships efficiently for the production line on time,” said Jovan Angel Vargas Manager / Supply Chain & Logistics Samsung SDS America “. So far, the service has been excellent and this acquisition inspires more confidence to users. ”
Among its features has a length of 60 meters which is equivalent to a reaching capacity of 22 lines of containers, with a capacity of 42 meters over dock, which will allow to support the largest ships currently sailing, the Super Post Panamax.
The crane has a 41 tons capacity in container and 80 tons in special loads, the structure weighs approximately 1,400 tons and was designed especially for the separation of rails at EIT (15.24 meters) which makes it unique in its kind.
“In addition to investments in the Port Terminal EIT, it was announced in the port of Ensenada the extension of a breakwater, deflectors and Port Facility with up to 18 meters deep that will allow to receive ships, all already under construction,” said Mario David Ruanova and Zarate, President of the Association of Customs Agents of Ensenada.
With the acquisition of this new equipment, Ensenada International Terminal endorses its commitment to the international trade and industry, as it will offer a more efficient operation and to reaffirm the position of EIT as the best logistic alternative in the region, according to the subsidiary Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) in a statement.
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