Thursday June 11th LSCT – La Spezia Container Terminal opened its doors to a delegation of 25 people from the Swedish company SKF and its logistic branch SKF logistics services Italy
SKF was founded in 1907 and is operating today as leader manufacturer of ball bearings. Part of a long established partnership, the day started with a visit to LSCT yard and quays, to provide the guests with the opportunity to discover the organization, the technology and the efficiency of a terminal operating 24/7, 362 days a year. Following the outdoor visit, a speech by Dott. Elvio La Tassa, director of La Spezia Customs office, and a presentation focused on Porto Lab, the 10 years old project (of which SKF is a long-term partner) that opens up Contship terminals to primary schools, transforming the port yard in an open air laboratory.
The visit ended in the afternoon, with a boat trip in the fascinating Gulf of Poets. A local touch which makes La Spezia a unique place to visit for business and leisure!