Kalmar to deliver five T2i terminal tractors for SPPA at Port of Algeciras

Kalmar will supply Servicios Portuarios Puerto De Algeciras, S.A (SPPA) with five units of the T2i terminal tractor for its operations at the Port of Algeciras. Delivery is scheduled for the early part of Q4 2021. The order includes the refurbishment of five existing Kalmar tractors operated by SPPA. The T2i terminal tractors are supplied […]

CMA CGM buys 50% stake in Total Terminal International Algeciras

CMA CGM Group has purchased a 50% minus one share in Total Terminal International Algeciras (TTIA) in the Port of Algeciras, Spain, as part of its global strategic investment plan. In a statement, the company said it will strengthen its position in the Strait of Gibraltar. The terminal will be able to handle the world’s […]

Port of Algeciras awards PROAS project to Spanish joint venture

The Port of Algeciras Authority (APBA) has awarded the $2.04 million (€1.7 million) development of its Port Risk Optimized Advanced System (PROAS) to a joint venture comprising Oritia & Boras, Ayesa Advanced Technologies and the Polytechnic University of Madrid. In a statement, the APBA said its aim is to develop a predictive safety and efficiency […]

PortXchange pilot at Algeciras Port brings positive results

A six-week PortXchange pilot at Algeciras Port has resulted in improvements of idle time on departure and arrival of Maersk vessels. The Port of Algeciras has been running a pilot project together with Maersk Line, APM Terminals, Marmedsa, and PortXchange to optimise port calls and thereby reduce emissions. The aim of the pilot is to […]

TTI Algeciras expands reefer space to meet growing demand

Total Terminal International Algeciras S.A. has substantially increased its cold chain facilities and installed 120 new reefer plugs to help it better serve the growing demand for perishable goods. The terminal said it has seen a double-digit increase in reefer traffic since 2016, and between January and July 2020, the trade in perishable goods rose by […]