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Vortex port
equipment simulators

Training new crane operators can disrupt your terminal’s operations and reduce productivity significantly. With Vortex simulators, novices not only learn how to operate your equipment proficiently, but also how to follow your procedures and use your terminal operating system. You can give them as much virtual seat time as necessary before you integrate them in your live operations, and ensure your terminal operates at peak productivity all the time.

Discover why terminals around the world have chosen Vortex simulators to train their operators.

Why train with Vortex port simulators?

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Increase training effectiveness

Vortex simulators let apprentices practice in realistic virtual environments until they reach the skill level you expect from regular operators.

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Boost terminal productivity

Continue improving operator skills with on-going upgrade training, and achieve higher standards of performance.

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Reduce Safety Incidents

Let trainees experiment and learn how to safely operate machines and follow procedures without placing equipment and personnel at risk.

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Complete training
solutions for port operations

Vortex simulators go beyond basic controls training, and prepare your apprentices for real-world operations in your terminal. From ship-to-shore cranes and straddle carriers to emtpy handlers, our training solutions incorporate your procedures and terminal operating systems, delivering a tailored 360o training experience.

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Immersive training environment

Vortex simulators maximise student engagement and train real skills by delivering an immersive experience that scales with your needs. Our simulators:

  • Go from single-screen configurations to immersive multi-display solutions
  • Use swappable industry-standard or OEM control sets
  • Incorporate full motion and vibration cues with a built-in motion platform
  • Integrate with your terminal operating system
  • Deliver realistic equipment and mechanical sounds
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Discover why leading ports
and terminals choose CM Labs

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port equipment training simulators