Category: Minor Ports
International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) at Vallarpadam has received 6 rubber tyre mounted gantry cranes. The new generation cranes are imported from TGPC from Dubai will be installed at berths to conserve 30% more energy. They are also fitted with sensors to protect pedestrians and obstacles on track and are capable of lifting 41 tonnes and can handle 20/30/40 ISO containers at 30 box /hour. The connectivity of the port terminal will also improve with the construction of NH highway link.