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ICTSI Ecuador unit starts operating new cranes, berth

By: | at 07:00 PM | Channel(s): Ports & Terminals  

Contecon Guayaquil S.A. (CGSA), manager and operator of Guayaquil Container and Multipurpose Terminal (GCMT) in Ecuador, recently inaugurated three new quay cranes, eight rubber tired gantries (RTG) and the newly reinforced berths 1B and 1C. A simple ceremony was held at the Maritime Terminal “Libertador Simon Bolivar” highlighted by the unveiling of a marker commemorating the start of a new standard in the port operations in Ecuador. The cranes are the first of their kind to be used in Ecuadorian port operations, and are the most modern containerized cargo handling equipment in the country. The event was attended by officials and local authorities from various government sectors.

ICTSI Inauguration