“D.C.T – The new “GOTTWALD Post Panamax” Mobile Harbor Crane arrived in the Port of Durres
On 29.11.2013, in berth 5/b in the Port of Durres, was accomplished the discharging and is putted into work the newest Mobile Harbor Crane with a 100 ton capacity, produced on year 2007, from the “GottWald” German company. This crane can handle ships up to 300 m width, equal to 17 rows of containers. It is the first time that in the Port of Durres arrives a crane of this capacity. This crane is brought by “Durres Container Terminal”sh.a. company and it will be used in the Containers Terminal in the Port of Durres, in the berth 5/b and 6.
The investment of this company provides a 10 years perspective for the service of containers in the Port of Durres, thus serving as good as possible to the whole state economy. This investment is the continuity of the past investments which started since February of this year, when the company took over concession the Containers Terminal. Regarding the past investments we can mention here 5 Reach Stackers, 6 chassis trucks, the doubled capacity of the fridge containers, etc.
In the future, the company will bring two more mobile cranes with the same capacity as GottWald, meanwhile there will be established the CTSM (Container Terminal System Management) and the Security System.”