Container vessels are becoming larger and larger. At the same time, shipping alliances change and therefore the vessels that dock also change.
The handling capacity at the quayside is one of the key criteria for the profitability of the container terminal. Flexible planning of the docking positions for the daily changing vessels is essential.
The cable management system on board the vessel can by located in various places and the maximum cable length is limted (35-55 m).While, stationary shore power connections on the quay restrict the connection area. Find out how igus® mobile SPO technology can transform container terminals, making shore power connections more flexible, and more profitable.