Container handling systems

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Quayside operations On the quayside, containers are handled with trailer trucks, straddle-carriers and automated guided vehicles (AGVs).    Stacking yard operations In the stacking yard, commonly used types of container handling systems are: fork-lifts; empty handlers; rubber-tyre gantry cranes (RTG); and rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMG). Factors determining the selection of the container handling system include the following: the type of...

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