Kr­ish­na­p­at­nam Port in­stalls eco-friendly cranes

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Kr­ish­na­p­at­nam Port Con­tainer Ter­mi­nal an­nounced the com­mis­sion­ing of 5 Elec­tri­cal Rub­ber Tyred Gantry cranes (E-RTGC) fur­ther bol­ster­ing its con­tainer han­dling ca­pac­ity in the back­drop of a strong year-on-year con­tainer vol­ume growth of 88 per cent in FY 2017-18. An en­vi­ron­men­tally sus­tain­able growth is one of the key foun­da­tions of Kr­ish­na­p­at­nam Port and it re­ceived a shot in the arm with the com­mis­sion­ing of these 5 new E-RTGS which have the po­ten­tial to re­duce en­ergy costs by 80 per cent and op­er­at­ing noise level by 65 per cent whilst cut­ting down more than 1400 tonnes of GHG emis­sions vis-à-vis the tra­di­tional diesel run RTGS.

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