|8 Newly-Purchased Yard Cranes Arrived the Port Smoothly|
Figure 1: The ship carrying new yard cranes berthed alongside smoothly
Figure 2: New yard cranes discharged successfully
On January 17 , 2016 AM, "Zhenhua 17" steamer carrying 8 new yard cranes berthed alongside BPCT’s 3# berth slowly under the traction of tug. The newly-purchased yard cranes were manufactured by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry (Group) Company, with rated load of 41 tons under the sling, rotating hook, operating a single 20 feet or 40 feet container.
To meet the arrival of new yard cranes, BPCT have made all the preparations for the wharf apron in advance, coordinated actively and linked the berthing alongside of engineering ships carrying yard cranes and business ships, ensured the yard cranes discharging safely, and also ensured the normal production operation. Now, 8 new yard cranes are installed and debugged at high pressure, are expected to be put into use in early February. The arrival of new quay cranes can ensure our production operation capacity、improve terminal efficiency of integrated services, and provide strong guarantee for the growing of container throughput.
Up to January 2016, our company has its own machinery equipment as follows: 6 quay cranes, 12 yard cranes, 2 reach stackers and 2 fork lift trucks.