Portia’s Senior Engineer Welcomes the Arrival of the Final 6 CRMGs

The final 6 CRMGs have now arrived at T2. After overseeing their build, commissioning and loading over in Nantong, Portia’s Senior Engineer Richard Cheetham snr was on the quay edge to welcome them to Liverpool. ABB are now well into the automation commissioning phase for the first 6 cranes along with the remote control stations […]

Last batch of CRMG cranes arrive in River Mersey for Liverpool 2 Container Terminal

Portia’s Senior Engineer has been working closely with Peel Ports as the second batch of six cantilever rail-mounted gantry (CRMG) cranes arrived in the River Mersey on Thursday 6 October ready for installing and commissioning at the £400 million Liverpool2 deep-water container terminal. Their arrival marks end of 13,730 mile (11,930nm) journey from Nantong, China […]