ASCE COPRI Ports 2016

Papers and presentations from ASCE COPRI Ports 2016 Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana

Concept High Productivity STS Cranes

by Erik Soderberg, Michael Jordan, and Simo Hoite.
Presented by Erik Soderberg at ASCE COPRI Ports 2016 Conference in New Orleans.

This presentation covers recent crane systems and concept crane systems that address the demand for increased crane productivity.

Crane Loads – Triple E Class and Beyond

by Erik Soderberg, Leah Olson, and Jonathan Hsieh.
Presented by Erik Soderberg at ASCE COPRI Ports 2016 Conference in New Orleans.

Ship sizes have recently grown faster than expected. In addition to ship sizes growing faster than expected, the increased demand for crane productivity is resulting in crane variations that have a significant effect on wheel loads. A variety of crane variations are presented to explain their impact on crane wheel loads.