Container Depot

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May 19, 2014 (LBO) – Logistics International Limited, a unit of Sri Lanka’s Hayleys group said its container depot had been automated and efficiency boosted with new technology that stacks two containers at a time. The firms said the Kalmar DCF100-45E6 from Finland based Cargotec-Kalmar was the first of its kind in Sri Lanka.

Janitha Jayanetti, Director of Logistics International said the equipment allowed the firm to better meet the changing needs of global clients. The firm catered to main shipping lines including, NYK, APL, CMA-CGM, Stolt Nielsen and non vessel owning common carriers like Balaji Shipping and container leasing companies like Textainer and Spinnaker.