- Portek was awarded 20 years concession to convert a General Cargo Terminal to a Container Terminal, and operate it under BOT contract
- During the takeover, the container industry was booming resulting us to re evaluate and strategize the terminal’s approach to meet the demand
- Within a short span, we managed to do a complete rejuvenation of the terminal by boosting the container capacity, streamlining operational processes, cross training port employees, implementing IT systems, and procure 2nd hand equipment. modifying existing infrastructures
- The transformation and our management of the terminal was a resounding success and BMT is now Algeria’s 2nd largest container terminal
Headquartered in Singapore, Portek has offices in over 8 countries throughout Asia, Europe and Africa, with staff strength of about 1400 employees.
Portek is a subsidiary of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. of Japan, which is a veritable household name within the industry. Leveraging on Mitsui’s established global network, Portek is able to deliver enhanced knowledge and solutions in port business, as we combine Portek’s niche capabilities and “can-do” spirit with Mitsui’s resources.