Saint-Petersburg increases handling capacity

Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg JSC (CTSP) has increased its handling capacity with new equipment delivered at the end of 2019.

The new  equipment includes nineteen Kalmar terminal tractors with semitrailers of 65 tonnes in lifting capacity. They are involved in loading/unloading operations for transportation of containers between ships and warehouses as well as for transportation of imported containers to the customs examination area.


For loading/unloading works, the company put into operation two new reach stackers of Kalmar DRG450-65S5 design. With their telescopic booms and lifting capacity of 45 tonnes, the reach stackers can make five-tier stacks of containers. This design ensures easy operation and high performance.


Additionally,  he terminal obtained two Kalmar trucks of DCG90-45ES7 for handling of empty containers. The trucks are able to make six-tier stacks of 2.85-meter high containers and seven-tier stacks of 2.55-meter high containers.


To increase the scope of examinations, the terminal acquired Seaсom roll trailers for handling containers of up to 50 tonnes and two goosenecks.

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