View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. News
November 10, 2011updated 10 Mar 2022 2:44pm

Puerto Central to double Costanera Espigón terminal capacity in Chile

Puerto Central, a unit of Chilean port company Puerto Lirquén, which operates Costanera Espigón terminal at San Antonio port in Chile, is planning to invest $500m to double the port's container handling capacity.

Puerto Central, a unit of Chilean port company Puerto Lirquén, which operates Costanera Espigón terminal at San Antonio port in Chile, is planning to invest $500m to double the port’s container handling capacity.

The company will build a new multipurpose terminal with a 15m draft to accommodate post-Panamax ships.

San Antonio’s state port authority EPSA awarded the Costanera Espigón concession to Puerto Central in May. Puerto Central also has the option to extend the contract for another ten years.

Puerto Central will invest about $320m during the concession period, according to bnamericas.com.

Related Companies

NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. The top stories of the day delivered to you every weekday. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Friday. The industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy
SUBSCRIBED

THANK YOU

Thank you for subscribing to Ship Technology