The Reefer Terminal, the container and reefer terminal based in Savona Vado Ligure, last 22nd March received 2 new ship to shore gantry cranes.
The arrival of new 2 cranes is part of the investments plan of Reefer Terminal/GF Group together the improving of the draft to 14,5 m. which allows to attract in Vado Ligure also the main ocean carrier services operating between Asia and Mediterranean/North Europe.
The largest callers at Vado Ligure today are the 4,200 teu ships employed in the Sirius joint service (Hamburg Sud, Libra, Cma CGM, Zim, Niver) operating between Mediterranean/ECSA
New Cranes Technical Details :
Capacity under Spreader 40 t.
Outreach 49 m. / 18 rows
Lifting Height under spreader 34 m.
Reefer Terminal main characteristic:
Main Quay 465 m draft 14,5 m
Raffaello Orsero Quay 260 m. draft 10,0 m
South East Quay 200 m. draft 9,0 m
Handling Equipment :
Total container cranes : 6 ( 4 STS + 2 Mobile)
Furthermore the Reefer Terminal has a rail connection with 4 lanes between 460 m to 350 m to grant a competitive connectivity to the hinterland
And for fresh fruit and vegetables RT is equipped with reefer warehouses with a total capacity of 13.000 pallets.