(Stuart Todd – Lloyd’s Loading List)
Scheduled for completion by 2018, the project entails three main components, the first being to increase container handling capacity in the Viau sector by 450,000 teu and for which funding of $83 million has been earmarked.
Along with the extra capacity gained from projects previously completed between 2012 and 2014, which attracted investment of $40 million, the new phase of expansion will increase total handling capacity in the Viau sector to 600,000 teu and the Port’s total overall handling capacity from 1.7 to 2.1 million teu. Click here to read more.
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