Neltume Ports was founded in 1995, located in Santiago de Chile. The company is a leader in port operation and development, with a diverse and strong platform of terminals and storage businesses in Latin America.
Neltume Ports seeks to satisfy the need to get better port infrastructure and operation, now and in the future of Latin America. Representing and grouping the 16 port operations of Ultramar, with the presence in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay.
In September 2018, ATCO GROUP is incorporated as a new strategic partnership with the challenge of expanding and developing new port business opportunities in America, being a partner for its clients, suppliers, collaborators, and communities where it operates.
Neltume Ports has a long port career with more than 20 years in the areas of service and consulting in Project Management and Evaluation, Engineering, Consulting, and Security.
A leader in port operation and development in LATAM.
Safety is the result of sincere people working with passion and excellence within a team.
Board of Directors
Richard Von Appen
Neltume Ports, has been building its business portfolio from its beginnings in Chile through to its current achievements in four countries, as a leading port operator in Latin America.
We present the major milestones in the history of Neltume Ports.
A solid growth strategy.
Port Operator Role
Promoting and monitoring a safety culture, which is the fundamental basis and departure point for:
- Evaluating, developing and operating new projects that contribute to the portfolio.
- Designing and managing engineering and infrastructure projects that fulfill a wide range of requirements.
- Promoting and providing accumulated knowledge through Port Operation and IT consultancy services.
- Managing relationships with customers, local communities, trade unions and the principal stakeholders.
- Managing and developing talent.
Development and Services Departments
Neltume Ports has achieved a profound understanding of the industry across the Region over the last two decades, by prospecting, evaluating, developing and operating port terminals and incorporating the highest safety and efficiency standards into its infrastructure.
Neltume Ports provides consultancy services through Neltume Ports Consultants covering maritime transport, ports and logistics across the Region with over ten years’ experience advising our customers in port management, evaluation, development and optimization.
Besides being a regional leader, Neltume Ports can rely on over 150 Ultramar offices distributed throughout the Americas, which provide strategic access to attractive inland markets and major trading routes.
New development opportunities
Being a sustainable bench-mark in the Americas requires us to constantly search for new development opportunities. If you have a challenge, an opportunity or a requirement, and want to share it or seek expert advice from a leading port operator in the Region, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you require advice, or are planning to develop and expand your port business, or experiment with new markets or business models, we invite you to contact us.