The Port of Savannah has commissioned the first of four new ship-to-shore cranes at Garden City Terminal. Each new crane can lift 65 long tons to a height 152 feet above the dock. Photo credit: Georgia Ports Authority.
Savannah, Ga. – March 22, 2017 -The Georgia Ports Authority has commissioned the first of four new Neo-Panamax ship-to-shore cranes at the Garden City Terminal, bringing its fleet to 23 — more cranes than any other U.S. terminal — with three machines yet to come online.
“Expanding our capabilities means we are able to grow along with our customers and adjust to changes in the logistics marketplace, such as increasing vessel sizes,” said GPA Chief Operating Officer Ed McCarthy….continue reading