Filter content by area of interest
Handling Equipment/Systems
Ports & Terminals
Transport & Distribution
Materials & Commodities
ICT & Telecoms
Civil Engineering
Safety & Security
 View all Topics View all Topics A-Z
More View all Topics View all Topics A-Z

You are viewing this article with our compliments. 

register  or  login  to manage your newsletter preferences and to prevent this message from appearing.

MRC Ust-Luga beefs up cargo handling fleet

In H1 2019, Ust-Luga-based Multipurpose Reloading Complex LLC (MRC) increased its investments in the development of port infrastructure to RUB146.1M (US$2.2M), up 17% on the same period last year.

Linked InTwitterFacebookeCard
MRC’s new Mantsinen 120R materials handler in operation
MRC’s new Mantsinen 120R materials handler in operation

MRC said the investment growth is due to ongoing upgrades of the operator’s cargo handling and environmental protection equipment.


Since the beginning of the year, the MRC-owned fleet of handling equipment has been beefed up with a new Vityaz jib crane (lifting capacity of 63t), a Kalmar DCE160-12 forklift truck (lifting capacity16t) and a Mantsinen 120R materials handler with a 5 m3 bucket.


In addition, the Russian operator has acquired a mobile dust suppression system for outfitting the materials handling machine to be compliant with environmental standards while handling dry bulk cargoes.


Furthermore, to increase terminal handling capacity, the six-month development programme included spending on front-end engineering and design for integrated development of local railway infrastructure.


Linked InTwitterFacebookeCard

You may also like these related articles...

Kocks Ardelt cranes for British Steel in Immingham

Bedeschi restarts its operations at Taranto steel plant

Port-mobile unloader expands operational range

New generation STORMAJOR combines equipment types

Briggs delivers new JCBs to Port of Liverpool

Arctic job for Sennebogen hydraulic handlers

Linked In