Huisman has entered the port and logistics market. The Dutch company has been awarded an order from Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam (ECT) for a series of Automated Stacking Cranes (ASCs) for efficient handling and buffering of containers.
The ASCs feature a fully automated process for handling and buffering containers, providing a reliable solution for enhanced operational efficiency, required for 24/7 operational time.
The diversification in port automation underscores Huisman‘s commitment to providing cutting-edge solutions across diverse sectors by utilising its in-house engineering and production expertise. This varies from high-tech automation and motion compensation systems to large complex structures.
Production in Czech Republic and Netherlands
Huisman divides the manufacturing process between two of its European facilities, with all welding and pre-assembly taking place in the Czech Republic and final assembly in Schiedam, the Netherlands. Commissioning and testing will take place at the ECT Delta terminal at the Maasvlakte, in the Port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Huisman’s proximity to this location offers a logistical and sustainable advantage.
Huisman supplies technical solutions to companies in renewable energy, oil and gas, civil, and entertainment markets. Projects vary from stand-alone components to highly engineered integrated systems, from concept to installation and lifetime support. Huisman’s operations are divided between offices, production and service locations in the Netherlands, Brazil, China, Czech Republic, Norway, Singapore and the USA.