Ocean Wilsons Hldgs -Wilson Sons Limited: Tecon Salvado
Wilson Sons Limited (B3: WSON33) ("Wilson Sons" or "Company") informs that on 7 December 2018 its wholly-owned subsidiary Tecon Salvador S.A. ("Tecon Salvador") signed an agreement with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. ("ZPMC") to purchase three Ship-to-Shore quay cranes ("STSs") and five Rubber-Tyred Gantry yard cranes ("RTGs"), together with other equipment and spare parts. The equipment is expected to arrive in the second quarter of 2020. After installation the terminal will have a total of nine STSs and 16 RTGs.
This investment is part of Tecon Salvador expansion plan and reflects the Company's commitment to continuous improvements in productivity and operational efficiency. Tecon Salvador investment plan will promote the development of the Port of Salvador, creating jobs and reinforcing economic growth in Bahia.