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Mota-Engil wins container terminal in Galicia, Spain, for 90 million euros

1 June 2011 No Comment

“«Mota-Engil won the construction and management of container terminal of the external port of Caneliñas, in Ferrol, Galicia, for an amount of 90 million euros», reported the local Port Authority. The president of the Authority, Ángel del Real, quoted by Europa Press, stressed that the terminal is «very important for the future of Ferrol.» The purpose of the work is to have in 2012 the external port of Ferrol as an infrastructure ready to receive the largest container ships of the northwestern Iberian Peninsula, and to exceed this same year the 50 thousand TEU (unit of ‘twenty-foot equivalent units’ , i.e., about six metres) annually.”

Source: Lusa, 27/05/2011