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Honduran President inaugurates the new Pier 6 facility of Puerto Cortes
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez recently inaugurated the new Pier 6 facility of Puerto Cortes operated by Operadora Portuaria Centroamericana S.A. de C.V. (OPC), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), expected to further strengthen the country’s position as Central America’s premiere logistics hub, ICTSI said in its press release. The US$145 million greenfield development, which represents the first phase of OPC’s expansion work in Puertos Cortes, adds another 350 meters of quay to the existing 800 meters and depth of 14 meters.
ICTSI Honduran unit speeds up vessel operations in Puerto Cortés
Operadora Portuaria Centroamericana SA de CV (OPC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), recently rolled out new systems and processes that reduces service times of container vessels berthing at the Specialized Container and General Cargo Terminal in Puerto Cortes, Honduras. http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/ictsi-honduran-unit-speeds-up-vessel-operations-in-puerto-cortes/
ICTSI wins bid for Honduras terminal at Puerto Cortes
International Container Terminal Services has won the International Public Bidding Process for the design, financing, construction, maintenance, operation and exploitation of the specialised container and general cargo terminal of Puerto Cortes in Honduras. The container and general cargo terminal of Puerto Cortes will have 1,100 meters of quay for containers and 400m for general cargo, 14m of draft (that can reach 15m), 62.2 hectares of total surface area, 12 STS cranes and an annual volume capacity of approximately 1.8 millionTEU. The announcement was made during a public hearing held on 1st February 2013 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.Upload News