The Special Container Terminal of the Port of La Guaira is located in the center-north region of Venezuela, only 30 km from the capital of the nation Caracas. Its specialized equipment, advanced technology and trained personnel position it as one of the most modern ports in the Caribbean and South America.
TEC-La Guaira has a capacity to mobilize approximately 1,200,000 TEUs per year, with an area of 220,000 m2 and -15.2m draft allows berthing of post-panamax vessels. Its strategic location has direct access to the Caribbean and the Atlantic Ocean, making it an opportunity for world trade, a port for international transshipment connections.
Participation, creation of sufficient and necessary institutional structures, mechanisms and procedures to promote social participation in public management from planning to the evaluation of its results.
Celerity, attention, timely response and compliance with administrative lapses established in the law. Optimization of the response times of the institution before social and citizen demands.
Efficiency, effective fulfillment of the objectives, goals, activities and tasks set in the rules, plans and management commitments, under the guidance of the established policies and strategies.
Transparency, provision, receipt and management of timely, accurate and accessible information equal to all social sectors, on management, administrative actions and management of resources allocated through communication, computer, print, physical, etc. of wide coverage.
Efficiency, rational use of available resources according to quantitative and qualitative indicators designed and proposed for such purpose, measured in terms of effectiveness, which includes not only the quantity of resources but also their quality and savings.
Accountability, obligation to formally and materially prove correctness of the administration, management and custody of the resources.
Responsibility in the exercise of the public function, timely presentation of the results of management and the fulfillment of its functions, before the powers and public bodies competent in the matter and the social collective.
Teamwork: Collaborate and cooperate with others in an interdependent manner becoming part of the group, applying with complementary skills and committed to a common purpose in an integrated manner in the achievement of institutional objectives.
Continuous Improvement: Ability to predispose to act proactively specifying decisions for the design and use of new opportunities for the optimization of the administrative and core processes of the Company that contribute to achieving high quality standards of port services.
“Achieve customer satisfaction, through teamwork, meeting international quality standards in port services, to manage, conserve and develop port infrastructure, guaranteeing safe operations, safeguarding the health and physical integrity of all workers, the protection of the environment, ships and facilities”.
Teixeira Duarte, who started his activity in 1921, is currently the leader of one of the largest Portuguese Economic Groups.
Based on its structural values: Ingenuity, Truth and Commitment; Teixeira Duarte has fulfilled its mission: To contribute to the construction of a better world.
Faithful to these ideas, Teixeira Duarte has achieved steady and sustainable growth, especially in recent decades, which has given it a great entrepreneurial capacity, with resources especially human, thanks to which it has achieved numerous internationalization processes and the diversification of its activity in other sectors.
The Teixeira Duarte Group currently has about 10.500 workers in 19 countries and four continents and develops its activity in six different sectors: Construction, Concessions and Services, Real Estate, Hospitality, Distribution and the Automobile Industry.
Currently, Teixeira Duarte assumes responsibility for the image it created as a high-value company, a pioneer in construction, where its equipment and structures are interconnected to achieve a final result of recognized capacity in the concession, innovation, construction and management of big projects and ventures.
The construction of large infrastructures such as bridges, dykes, hospitals, roads and other public works, even large buildings mark our history. Currently, talking about Teixeira Duarte is talking about an excellent know-how and a constant presence in our day to day.
Teixeira Duarte has been listed on the stock exchange since 1998 and is managed by the Teixeira Duarte family, which has guaranteed great stability, both in terms of strategy and business structures.
The provision of the company will surely be optimized thanks to the synergies of the various sectors and countries where Teixeira Duarte has positioned itself, in an increasingly consolidated way, giving it the confidence and responsibility to continue with its mission: