PH has expanded its operations with the opening of new units
The highlight of the expansion of PH in 2014 was the Rio de Janeiro PH, that has ThyssenKrupp CSA as a client, with handling and metal recovery services, transport of steel plates, co-products handling and port logistics. The structure has 98 employees and 25 facilities.
For 2015, the mobilization of another unit have an opening date. The start-up of João Monlevade PH is scheduled for the 24th of February 2015. With about 200 employees, it will attend ArcelorMittal, providing solutions in material handling, operation and maintenance of metal recovery plant, operation and maintenance of railways (locomotives and wagons), plus a pool of differentiated equipment.
The commercial director, José Guilherme Parreiras Castanheira, points out that, with the start of operations in João Monlevade, PH will reach a new level. “It will be the first unit in which we offer operation and maintenance services in the railway system. With this commitment, the company gains experience to pursue opportunities in new markets. ” The expansion of PH was also achieved through investments in the Spot Contracts segment, developed in order to carry out the equipment leasing for Temporary Rental and Operations, with equipment provided to external customers and PH services own units. PH-Spot Contracts has currently operations in five locations in Brazil.