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Container Crane

Container crane is a type of large dockside gantry crane found at container terminals for loading and unloading intermodal containers from container ships.

What is Container Crane?

Container crane is a type of large dockside gantry crane found at container terminals for loading and unloading intermodal containers from container ships. Container cranes consist of a supporting framework that can traverse the length of a quay or yard on a rail track. Usually, a rail-mounted gantry crane located on a wharf for the purpose of loading and unloading containers on vessels.

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