ship to shore container&cargo loading&unloading quay crane
A ship-to-shore (STS) crane, also known as a container crane, which is a kind of hoisting machine special used on quayside, with swiftness benefit for loading and unloading container vessel.
► Composed of gantry structure, Boom, trolley, crane traveling mechanism,Boom hoisting system, moving cab, machine room, spreader, electrical equipment and other necessary safety and auxiliary equipment.
► There are two common types of STS crane: Boom hinged container crane which used on sea shore, and Boom fixed container crane which used on river side. Boom hinged container crane, the boom can be lifted in the air to clear the ships for navigation. Boom fixed container crane's benefit is largely cuting down investement and operating cost.
► The cranes handling 20 feet, 40 feet, and 45 feet containers. Especially, the Super Post Panamax container crane can lifting two 40 feet containers.