YILPORT Holding, owner of the Liscont Container Terminal in Lisbon, Portugal, ordered four new ship-to-shore cranes, for the facilities. The order has been placed with Mitsui E&S Machinery Co. Ltd.
Cranes will be delivered in 28 months. It should enable Liscont to support the growing volumes handled by the terminal.
The machines have an outreach capacity of 62 m for 22 rows and an 18 m span. They are equipped with anti-sway and anti-skew controls, automatic transferring function from seaside to land side with safe height, ship-profiling system, and truck position system.
Robert Yuksel Yildirim, President & CEO, Yildirim Group of Companies, said, "[…] Development is a never-ending job for us, so we are more than happy to empower Liscont with the world's most advanced crane equipment from Mitsui E&S. I believe YILPORT Liscont will continue delivering superior performance after the installation of new STS cranes."