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Twistlock Handling – The Last Major Port Challenge

Twistlock Handling – The Last Major Port Challenge

With the top 100 ports in the world now handling more than 700 million TEU’s, there is a growth in automation and technology to improve productivity, but one key area remains untouched…Twistlock Handling.

This article discusses the function of the twistlock cone, the hazards of manual handling and what systems are being used to help improve the task.

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Visit RAM at the 18th Intermodal Africa Exhibition| Ivory Coast | 22 – 23rd November 2017

Visit RAM at the 18th Intermodal Africa Exhibition| Ivory Coast | 22 – 23rd November 2017

RAM Spreaders, who are an established supplier of spreaders and bulk handling machines in Africa are looking forward to visiting the exhibition in Abidjan and Frank van Laarhoven, RAM’s Senior Sales Manager will be delivering a talk on the benefits of containerised bulk handling.

Frank will be demonstrating the environmental impact of current bulk handling methods and reveal the benefits and cost effectiveness of the CBH system, with various case studies from ports and terminals who are already using the CBH system with the RAM Revolver who are seeing the benefits of this environmentally innovative bulk handling system.

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