International stevedore and terminal operating company Marine Terminals Corp. celebrated the maiden voyage arrival
of Star Reefers’ new M/V Star Stratos into the Port of San Diego on July 12 with a commemorative plaque, presented to vessel Captain Antonio Arriesgado, Jr., by Port Commissioner Michael Bixler.
Built in Japan, the reefer carrier has the capacity for 6,000 pallets under deck and 100 containers on deck. During this maiden vessel call, MTC discharged 5,144 pallets of Australian citrus products for Riversun Export PTY, Ltd.
MTC Site Manager Gary Oleson spoke about anticipated cargo volumes.