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Western Stevedoring strengthens its capacity

Monday, 18 June 2012

news2Western Stevedoring started construction of the new specialized liquid cargo terminal with planned cargo turnover up to 200 thousand tons per year. While planning berth efficiency special attention was drawn to the handling capacity of the terminal, thus a vessel shipment of 5000 tons is planned to be processed in less than 24 hours.
Specialized terminal with two reservoirs is designed for various liquid cargoes and includes steam boiler for cargo heating and railway trestle for cargo handling from/to rail cisterns.

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Western Stevedoring the first company in the Baltic States acquired environmentally friendly hydraulic cranes

Wednesday, 29 February 2012

news1As a part of the strategic development, in the first quarter of 2012 Western Stevedoring purchased three mobile cranes Terex Fuchs, which were manufactured in Germany.
All three cranes are classified as environmentally friendly technique for its particular capability to internally burn out fuel particles instead of emitting them to the atmosphere. Terex Fuchs machinery has integrated special tanks, which may use heating of up to 600 degrees to eliminate fuel waste before it gets to the environment. Western Stevedoring is the first throughout the Baltic region who has purchased such cranes.

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