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Hanjin Shipping's Busan New Port Terminal has started operation

Hanjin Shipping's Busan New Port Phase 2-1 Terminal has recently started its operation.

Operated by Hanjin Shipping’s subsidiary, Hanjin New Port Corporation, this new terminal has an area of approx. 696,300 sqm with three berths. With a water depth of 18m, mega-sized vessels over 10,000TEU can sail in and out freely.

In cooperation with Hanjin Shipping’s logistics IT specialist, Cyberlogitec, Busan New Port Phase 2-1 Terminal established the world’s first automated horizontal yard crane system. Also, they are expecting most efficient terminal operation by using OPUS (Optimizing Powerful Ultimate Solution), a specified terminal operation solution.

According to Hanjin New Port Corporation, Busan New Port Phase 2-1 Terminal is expected to handle more than two million TEU of cargo annually.

Article Editorial staff Ship&Offshore
Article Editorial staff Ship&Offshore