Recognition from Newmont Akyem

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Pasico, Paterson Simons Ghana crane service and sales subsidiary, recently received recognition from Newmont Akyem mine for their for their significant contribution to the company. Pasico won the Ghana Best Company Award by the Ghana Investment Promotion Council at the Ghana 100 Club. Emmanuel Arthur and Cephas Akabutu received the …

Do West Africa's Ports Have an Empty Container Crisis?

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A recent article in World Cargo news covered Kenya’s new double-stacking railway carriages, designed to double the efficiency of moving empty containers from Nairobi’s Inland Container Depot (ICD) back to Mombasa port. One of the key challenges that the new infrastructure project hopes to manage is the universal logistics challenge …

GMK Cranes: Addition to Operator's Manual

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We wish to inform all GMK customers of an additional instruction that should be included in the supplied Operator’s Manual for GMK cranes with boom/rope guard strips or rollers. These additional pages give extended instruction for the protection of the main boom telescopic sections. For any additional queries please contact …

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Manitowoc Launch Crane Configuration App

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Determining the overall boom and jib length combination is now as simple as opening up Manitowoc’s recently launched smartphone app for iOS and Android. The Manitowoc Boom Length Selector App allows you to select specific boom and jib length combinations, building heights, boom radii and other crane parameters using an …

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Our Crane Service Team in Lomé, Togo

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The Lomé Container Terminal recently renewed their service contract with Paterson Simons & Co. Togo SARLU (PSTL), and our 36-strong team in the terminal is occupied full-time looking after 22 Konecranes RTGs, entire fleet of STS cranes and RAM spreaders. The terminal also runs a fleet of mobile equipment and PSTL …