Continually striving for Excellence and Customer Satisfaction by providing the Proactive Operations and preventive Maintenance


 Tuesday, July 6, 2021: CRANE OPERATIONS ARE RETURNING TO NORMAL. The storm (Elsa) is passing South Florida’s West coast which we expect a bit of wind and rain. All Cranes are operational except C4, C5 and C6 which are going thru some corrosion repairs.

PortMiami Notices …..




 As we continue to recover from Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic we are returning to normal work conditions in the offices and field operations. Our staff is nearly 90% vaccinated and everyone is at work.

We will continue to provide updates our valued customers and partners, our condition and as to the steps we have taken to ensure business continuity and the safety of our employees, customers and partners…

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Port of Miami Crane Management, Inc., (PMCM, AKA “Crane Management”) continually strive for excellence and customer satisfaction by providing the proactive operations and preventive maintenance. Our staff’s primary mission and goal is to meet and surpass the needs of Port Miami’s customers by providing the best quality management and technical services that result in greater crane efficiency while insuring the safety of the employees: SAFETY FIRST.

As we continually strive and resolve PortMiami critical equipment issues and projects, recently our contract with Miami Dade County was amended to include responsibility of Port RTGs, PBBs limited scope and crane related construction works.

We have modified our website to a responsive mode and currently we are making slight modifications and changes. Should you find something inappropriate, please inform us. We do apologize for any inconvinience.


All Hands on Deck: COVID-19 will Not Prevail

July 31, 2020: As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact the global community, we want to update you, our valued customers and partners, as to the steps we have taken to ensure business continuity and the safety of our employees, customers and partners. Based...

New STS Cranes for Port Miami

The New STS Gantry Cranes solicitation tender for PortMiami was advertised on February 1, 2018 and proposals were received by April 27, 2018. The tender was posted on BidSync where the Tender Documents and bidding period concluded. As of July 30, 2019, the County's...

Operating and Maintenance Efficiency Initiative kicks into High Gear

The initiative to improve operations and maintenance kicks into high gear as the new cranes is added to the Preventive Maintenance Program (PMP).

Container Cargo Increases beyond expectations

As of April 2015 container throughput has greatly increased by over 20%. Cranes 11-16 are being in use most of the times as they can work any ship in the industry. Our services continue to bring larger vessels stacking up to 8-high on deck. However, most important of...


Pressure Clean and Paint Cranes 7, 8, 9 & 10

As Cranes 7-10 had not been re-painted previously, Miami Dade County requested to paint Cranes 7-10 expeditiously including removal of OEM signs and painting the new PortMiami logos. In addition, the crane test weight water tank PMCM logo was painted by the signage...

Cranes 4-5-6 Reconditioning and Refurbishment

Cranes 4-5-6 are currently the oldest STS Gantry Cranes at PortMiami which were placed into operations in 1988. In 2005 the cranes were electrified by replacing the diesel generator power by installing new 13.2KV shore power. Soon after, the cranes' drive and...

Management and Maintenance Initiative

As part of the normal operating procedures the Company management commissioned several assessment to include a maintenance audit. Upon the results and its review, the CEO and Board established a framework to develop an action plan and initiative to address and resolve...

Work In Progress

As we commenced 2019  we are in Highgear working on numerous major PortMiami projects encompassing all aspects of cargo operations including assisting the Port with its cargo terminal relate projects. Some of these projects have been completed such as the Port's...

Work in Progress

As we progress in our work we are at peek performance with little or no crane downtime. We continue to assist with the new PortMiami procurement amongst other Port projects such as new storm tie downs for crane 16, gantry crane rail replacement, Cranes 4-5-6 interior corrosion removal, repairs and painting, new facility planning and design, and numerous other projects; Work in Progress.