Under equipment modernization programme JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” (SP SPb) has purchased four fork-lift trucks (FLTs) KALMAR DCG 100-6. The vehicles were delivered from Sweden.
The FLTs of 10 tons capacity and hoist height of up to 5.5 m shall be used for handling of general cargoes at the First and the Second cargo areas. The FLTs are equipped with onboard electronics which monitors all the main systems and provides for quick diagnosing of problems. LED equipment ensures a better visibility and provides for operational safety under any weather conditions. Furthermore, the FLT’s driver’s cabin complies with modern standards of ergonomics.
Since the beginning of the year it has been the fourth supply of new equipment to the port. Earlier SPSP purchased two MANTSINEN К-200(ES) cranes for handling of general and bulk cargoes at the First cargo area, two bucket loaders VOLVO L60GZ each of 2 м3 capacity for handling of bulk cargoes, as well as two FLTs KALMAR DCF330-12LB of 33 tons hoisting capacity for handling of ferrous metals. Besides, SPSP bought service equipment for hoisting devices and six specialized roll-trailers for moving the cargoes inside the port’s territory.
Before the end of the year the company is awaiting delivery of eight 8-ton loaders ТСМ and ten loaders UNICARRIERS of 2.5 tons hoisting capacity for handling of aluminum, big-bags and other general cargoes.
JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” – the largest operator rendering services on handling of all dry cargoes in the Greater Port of Saint-Petersburg. It operates modern multi-purpose terminals for general and bulk cargoes as well as specialized terminals for handling of ro-ro cargoes and containers. In 2015 the company’s cargo turnover was 7,9 mln tons.