Konecranes has begun assembly of the first (out of ten ordered) Rubber Tyred Gantry (RTG) crane for the Marine Multipurpose Complex Bronka (MMPK Bronka).
According to the Fenix LCC, the Bronka project investor and developer, the assembly works will continue until mid-May with the delivery of equipment set for early June.
The MMPK Bronka is being built on the southern shore of the Gulf of Finland. The Bronka Complex will comprise of three specialized facilities: a container terminal encompassing 107 hectares, the Ro-Ro terminal of 57 ha and a logistics center of 42 ha.
Upon the completion of construction and dredging activities, MMPK Bronka will have the designed depth of 14,4 meters enabling it to accommodate post-Panamax containerships and the ferries of Finnstar class.
The launch of MMPK Bronka operations is scheduled for September 2015.