DP World Posorja selects Navis N4 to optimize operations

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world´s organizations across the shipping supply chain, announced that DPW Posorja has chosen to implement the N4 terminal operating system at its greenfield multi-purpose port project in Ecuador, currently under construction, the company said.

Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World was awarded a 50-year concession from the Government of Ecuador to build the country´s first deepwater port to help fuel economic growth and connect Ecuador with international markets.

DP World estimates the total investment for this project at USD 1.2 billion and expects to create 500 jobs during the operation of the first phase. Construction kicked off in July 2017 for phase one of the project, which includes a 750,000 annual TEU capacity terminal with a 400-meter deep pier, 4 quay cranes,15 RTGs, a 20 km road and a new and safer access channel to the Guayas River which is 16 meters deep and 21 nautical miles long.

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, is a provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world´s organizations across the shipping supply chain. Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and world-class services to enable our container terminals and carriers alike to streamline their ocean supply chains and better collaborate together, transforming how goods are efficiently delivered. To learn more about Navis visit www.navis.com.

Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) is a provider of cargo and load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the provider of intelligent cargo handling. Cargotec´s business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor offer products and services that ensure our customers a continuous, reliable and sustainable performance. Cargotec´s sales in 2017 totaled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs over 11,000 people.