GH do Brasil has recently received its largest ever order, signing a major turnkey installation contract for the Brasfels shipyard (the Brazilian subsidiary of the company Keppel Fels).
This major project, worth over 5.5 million euros and vital for the country’s development, is for extension of the shipyard due to enhancement of the petroleum industry, a key sector for Brazil’s economy.
GH do Brasil will supply the entire range of gantri cranes for the shipyard extension. The 11 units sold include 4 huge gantries cranes, each with a weight of 80 tons and aheight of 21 metres.
The contract also includes 2 km of running track, transport and assembly in Angra dos Reis (Rio de Janeiro).
The final delivery is scheduled for July 2014.
Keppel Fels is a Singapore company mainly catering for the ship building and offshore petroleum and gas market.
The company’s Brazilian subsidiary was created in March 2000.
The Keppel Fels Group is a global enterprise, working mainly in Asia, Europe and on the American markets. It has built over 250 ships and oil platforms innumerous different countries.