Rubber Tyred Gantry crane

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RTG (Rubber Tyred Gantry crane)

Rubber tyred gantry crane is a gantry crane on rubber tires typically used for acceptance, delivery, and container stacking at a container yard.

What is RTG(Rubber Tyred Gantry crane)?

A rubber tyred gantry crane / RTG (crane), or sometimes transtainer, is a wheeled mobile gantry crane operated to ground or stack intermodal containers. Inbound containers are stored for future pickup by drayage trucks, and outbound are stored for future loading onto vessels. RTGs typically straddle multiple lanes, with one lane reserved for container transfers. Advantages:its mobility gives a rubber tyred gantry crane wide appliance.

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