scenes from the sixth boro and gallivants beyond
April 25, 2014 in photos | Tags: cleanup, FEMA, Hurricane Sandy, sixth boro, tugster
Here was 19.
I just got off a long day on the water, and am too tired
to tell much. Check out the logo and
study the details in distance here.
Story soon. All photos today by Will Van Dorp.
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April 25, 2014 at 7:34 pm
Looks like an RTG (Rubber tired Ganty) loading a 2 TEU (aka 40ft) container onto an old Landing Craft
April 26, 2014 at 8:26 am
charles . . . kindasorta. thanks for the RTG term; i’ve always called them “travel lifts,” although that’s a manufacturer name. the “can” is a one TEU, and the landing craft dates from 1977. more later. thanks for writing.
April 26, 2014 at 9:22 am
The ones that are on rails are called RMGs – rail mounted gantries
April 26, 2014 at 10:24 am
oops . . . that’s what i meant . . RMG.
April 26, 2014 at 10:58 am
Just realized it is a boat lift, not a proper RMG or RTG, which is the units actually used to move containers at the piers, once the crane lifts out of the ship
April 26, 2014 at 10:52 am
-It’s by the airport there’s a silhouette of a dog, and an empty 40 yard dumpster: to be filled with flotsam and jetsam!
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