Terminal Puerto Valparaíso S.A. (TEPORVAL), started operations in 1995, for providing logistic support to the Valparaiso Port operations. Strategically located at the Placilla-Valparaíso area, TEPORVAL´s objective is to render the highest standard of service to shipping companies, custom and shipping agencies, container operators and represented principals.
TEPORVAL is approved by SERNAPESCA (Goverment Bureau of Fisheries) as reefer container cargo hub for storage of fresh and frozen seafood for export to international markets.
Service includes storage, energy supply for reefer containers, container handling, local trucking and daily container monitoring.
TEPORVAL operates a Cross-Dock station for export of fresh fruit and frozen products duly approved by the USDA and SAG offices. This facility is also registered in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Services provided at this facility include cargo stuffing, re-stowage, reefer container storage and inherent energy supply/monitoring amongst others.
The company counts with a highly experienced professional staff and technical team, including agricultural engineers qualified for performing these tasks.
TEPORVAL operates a full repair workshop covering all type of containers including marine tank containers. All repairs are subject to IICL and ITCO standards and supervised by area managers well trained and experienced on this field.
The company also provides empty container trucking services within the Valparaíso area, central ports, the Santiago Metropolitan Region and other eventual destinations.
TEPORVAL provides integral repair and checking services for reefer containers, including reefer supplies and spare parts.
Services can be provided at the company´s facilities, port areas, onboard seagoing vessels and/or shipper’s premises.
The Company owns and operates a fleet of Thermo King and Carrier Transicold Gensets, -Clip On and Underslung type-, under high standards of maintenance, in order to provide a reliable operation and compliance with fresh and frozen cargoes transport requirements.
TEPORVAL owns a fleet of diesel electrical generators, able to provide 3.750 KVA in prime mode. This totals 388 electrical plugs for reefer container power supply.
This service can be provided within the terminal, alongside vessel, in port areas, or onboard seagoing vessels.
TEPORVAL is highly specialized in marine tank containers having a wide knowledge and expertise regarding the repair of frames, main shells and valves. All repairs are strictly performed under ITCO standards.
Given the special conditions of the trade, all components and spare parts utilized on repairs are original parts as approved by tank manufacturer or operator. This service is also backed up by strict leak tests and 2,5 and 5 years certification tests.
Since all laden export containers must have a Verified Gross Mass (VGM) certificate before it is loaded onto a ship, TEPORVAL provides weighing services to laden containers and respective certification, as per SOLAS convention and local government bureau (DIRECTEMAR).
TEPORVAL operates a washing station dedicated to marine tank containers.
This facility is fully approved by government bureau (Health Ministry). Approval includes the disposal of liquid and solid residues.
Following are the TEPORVAL terminal highlights:
Following document contains the container technical specifications.
TEPORVAL and its operating procedures are fully certified under ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certifcation, by ABS Group.
TEPORVAL is located in the Chilean Province of Valparaíso. Its strategic location, -with direct access to Route 68-, allows expedite servicing to customers towards the Port of Valparaíso, as well as towards the central zone of the country, including the country´s capital, Santiago de Chile.
Terminal Puerto Valparaíso S.A.
Ruta 68 – KM 97.950, Placilla de Peñuelas, Valparaíso, Chile.
Tel.: +56 32 2131800
Fax: +56 32 2131810