Stakeholders will be aware that a significant failure in the container crane’s boom brake mechanics occurred on 14 October and, as a result, the crane remains out of operation.
All efforts are being made to ensure that loading operations across East Arm Wharf are not interrupted and that productivity is maintained as best as it can be, however delays are expected and the Corporation apologises for any inconvenience. The Corporation is working closely with its stakeholders and communicating specific information directly.
There is a significant amount of work being undertaken to assess the damage to the crane to determine a long term solution, which includes:
Stakeholders’ continued patience at this demanding time is very much appreciated as contingency arrangements are finalised.
Further updates will be provided on this site.