Container handling systems

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Handling loads of up to 60 tonnes and stacking containers up to 4 high, automated straddle-carriers (ASCs) are now used in ports. As ASCs have a higher utilisation rate than conventional straddle-carriers, a reduced fleet is able to retain the same terminal throughput. As a safety precaution, areas with automated straddle-carriers...

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