Associated British Ports (ABP) has invested £2.3m in a new energy efficient crane at the Port of Newport.
The new machine is fitted with an system that will decrease energy consumption by 35 per cent.
ABP’s Port of Newport handles a wide mix of cargo for its customers, including steel, forest products, and bulk materials for the agricultural sector.
Andrew Harston, regional director at ABP Wales & Short Sea Ports, said: “The Port of Newport plays a major role in supporting international trade.
“Our operations support a diverse range of customers and commodities and we are constantly evolving to accommodate dynamic market trends.
“The purchase of this adaptable and energy efficient crane will help us enhance the services we provide to our current and future port customers.”
Source: insidermedia website