The procurement of 2 super-post-Panamax sized ship-to-shore container gantry cranes (STS-cranes) and 3 Rubber Tyred Gantry cranes (RTG’s) for Sokhna Port in Egypt. The cranes were purchased from Reggiane Cranes & Plants from Italy.
The procurement of container handling cranes was repeated in 2006. In 2006 the procurement consisted of STS-cranes and 5 RTG’s. The size of the STS cranes was increased to handle vessels with 22 wide containers on deck.