June 26 - Terex Port Solutions has sold a Gottwald Model 8 floating harbour crane to Associated Terminals LLC (AT), for use at the Port of South Louisiana on the Mississippi River, USA. It is the 30th floating harbour crane that Terex has delivered since
The crane will be configured as a G HPK 8400 four-rope grab variant and will be delivered during summer 2013. The Gottwald floating crane is suitable for all cargo types.
Terex Port Solutions is also supplying two Gottwald Model 8 floating cranes to St. James Stevedoring Partners, also on the Mississippi river, based in Convent, Louisiana. When delivered in summer 2013, the company will operate a total of 10 Terex floating cranes, making it the world's largest user of the Terex range. The cranes will be used for bulk handling activities.