Lattakia International Container Terminal recently had purchased new KALMAR Straddle Carriers in coordination with CMA TERMINALS; in addition to international standards and high quality four empty and full Reach Stackers.
As due to the result of the intensive efforts and the diligent follow of purchasing the equipment despite the economic sanctions on Syria, LICT on Tuesday 4th of August 2015 have received two new full Reach Stackers with total load 45 tons, SANY Chinese brand, German collects, VOLVO motorized and equipped with the latest equipment in high quality.
Consequently, LICT’s Management reported that the arrival of these equipment go in line with our support to the operations of handling containers, loading and un loading cargo via new and sophisticated equipment in order to cope with next phase of trade movement to the Syrian ports. As it is to implement the contract signed with Lattakia Port General Company and in accordance with the minutes of the settlement between both parties.
It’s expected that the arrival of second batch of equipment will be during the next few weeks, which are two empty reach stackers load of 12 tons, SANY Chinese brand, made with high international quality and advanced standards, in addition to new Straddle Carrier KALMAR brand Finnish made.
Lattakia International Container Terminal continues in providing their quality service 24/7 and work on attracting world's most important shipping lines to “Lattakia Port”.