Konecranes has won a contract for the delivery of an Automated RTG (ARTG) system to a new customer, PT Prima Multi Terminal, a subsidiary of PT Pelabuhan Indonesia I. The ARTG system includes eight ARTG cranes with associated software, interfaces and services, and the new order also comprises of three Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes.
The ordered ARTG system and the STS cranes will be delivered to the greenfield container terminal in Kuala Tanjung Port, North Sumatera. The terminal says they are prioritizing digitization right from the start and highlighted the importance of transparency, scalability and maintainability on top of the core function of handling containers cost-effectively.
“We are delighted to collaborate with the world’s leading automated container crane supplier and are looking forward to executing the project successfully before starting to serve our customers in a most efficient way at the end of 2018,” says Mr. Hosadi Sikumbang, President Director of PT Prima Multi Terminal.
“We thank PT Prima Multi Terminal for placing their confidence in Konecranes and look forward to being part of their success story. The value our customers perceive from our automation system is delivered through elimination of unintended crane movements, reduced energy and maintenance bills, and increased productivity,” says Janne Eklund, Konecranes Sales Director, Port Cranes, Asia Pacific.