Products for loading and unloading ships have traditionally been part of Gottwald’s core business. Since it invented the Mobile Harbour Crane some 50 years ago, Gottwald has been continuously developing and expanding its portfolio of products and services. This principle also applies to the field of container handling equipment. On its way from being a supplier of individual machines to becoming a systems integrator, Gottwald expanded its product line to include container transport solutions at the beginning of the 1990s. A further milestone along the way was set with Gottwald’s solutions for container storage. Always keeping maximum benefits for terminal operators in mind, Gottwald offers the following for efficient container storage:
ASC Automated Stacking Cranes
ASC Automated Stacking Cranes are available in two versions: ASC (as a portal solution) and ASC-OBC (as an overhead bridge crane). ASC cranes perform fully-automated housekeeping and management of container stacks. They also form the link between quayside and landside equipment such as ship-to-shore cranes, terminal transport vehicles and trucks.