Limassol, Cyprus (PortSEurope) January 5, 2018 – Eurogate, the container terminal operator, is to install an additional seven container gantry cranes, in order to increase throughout.
On January 3, 2018, throughout was over 2,000, reaching operating levels last achieved when the port was under state control.
In January 2017, Eurogate (parent company Eurogate GmbH & Co.KGaA, KG) took over the management of the Limassol container port, and has invested considerable sums in equipment, technology and contemporary management models, and is now actively seeking to increase the volumes handled by the port, and particularly of transit traffic.
Eurogate director Giorgos Pouros said an additional seven container gantry cranes had arrived from Germany.
Pouros said the operator had moved over 2,000 containers on Wednesday, reaching previous levels, when the port was under state control.
The Eurogate official said there were no delays and the maximum waiting time for hauliers was 40 minutes.
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