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22 February 2020 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 11:46 GMT+1

December 7, 2018

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Arrived to Vado Ligure the first crane of destined dock to the new container terminal of APM Terminals

Others three means of raising STS will reach in the course of the next spring

Today in the savonese port of Vado Ligure the first crane of dock produced from the Chinese Shanghai Zhenhua HeavyIndustries Co has arrived. (ZPMC) that terminal of APM Terminals will be installed in the container currently under construction and whose realization today has arrived to 75%. New crane STS, together to other four cranes of large square (ARMG- Automated Rail Mounted Gantry), has reached on board of a ship of the ZPMC the term of a travel from which lasted China two months. The complex phases of the disembarkation of the cranes will last about two weeks and will be continuations from a series of tests that will demand some months.

The new crane ship-to-Shore is high beyond 90 meters, hung about 1.800 tons and has "sbraccio" in a position to maneuvering until 23 rows of container in horizontal sense. The capacity is of 65 tons in configuration "twin lift attendant" and 100 in configuration "under hook". APM Terminals has evidenced that "equipment draft of last generation, technologically advance, that they answer to the most elevated standard than market". Moreover the terminalista society of shipowning group Danish A.P. Møller-Mærsk has emphasized that "its dimensions, joined to those of the grounds of the terminal (from -16 to -23 meters of depth) and docks very 4,5 meters over the sea level, will allow to ultra operate to Vado Ligure ships of last generation (ULCS - Large Ships Container)".

Others three cranes STS are previewed in arrival to spring 2019 and will support the first starter of the activity of the vadese terminal, previewed within the end of the same year. Regarding instead the four cranes ARMG, draft of the second group of means of this type arrived to I go myself: to April in fact they were delivered first you are. In total operatively the cranes of large square will be twenty-one used in the terminal.

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