Crane Simulator

The Port of Cork Company KraneSIM is an advanced Seaport Cargo Handling Crane Simulator modeling a wide variety of dockside cranes, spreaders, terminal vehicles and load types.

  • Ship-to-Shore (STS) / Quayside Crane (QC)
  • Rubber-Tired-Gantry (RTG)
  • Rail Mounted Gantry (RMG)
  • Mobile Harbour Crane (MHC)
  • Straddle Carriers
  • Dock & Ship Pedestals
  • Single, Twin and Tandem Spreaders

KraneSIM is designed to meet the training requirements of Ports, Stevedoring & Cargo Companies, Shipping Companies and Training Organisations for general container handling and specific crane operations training related to combined vessel loading and unloading operations.

It is ideally suited for Terminal Operators whereby crane trainees are assessed for their competency in container handling operations. In particular competency can be assessed during the back dock storage and handling areas using the Rubber Tyred Gantry or the Straddle Carrier crane training modules as well as handling a wide variety of loose and bulk cargo using the Mobile Harbour Crane module.

Portable Crane SimulatorApplicable to entry level operator or advanced skills training, KraneSIM can be used to instruct individuals or complete crews including the Crane Operator, Checker Station operator and boat flagman. The KraneSIM-6000 full size simulator is ideal for training personnel in equipment operations and advanced load handling as well as more advanced aspects such as troubleshooting the various crane controls and safety systems including the Emergency Shutdown Systems and where applicable safe load indicators that are used on Mobile Harbour cranes and Rail Mounted Gantry Cranes.

For further information and for information on the hire of the KraneSIM please contact Capt. Nick Bourke, Deputy Harbour Master


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