Rubber tyred Gantry Crane Simulator

Enhance Crane Operator Training

The Vortex (RTG) rubber-tyred gantry crane simulator lets you prepare novices for the challenges of operating in a busy terminal. It provides a safe learning environment where they can get more seat time to learn the right behaviours without placing personnel or equipment at risk.

Discover why Vortex simulators are used by ports and terminals around the world.

Rubber-tyred Gantry Crane Simulator Features

Rubber tyred Gantry Crane Simulator

Competency Based Training

With the Vortex (RTG) Rubber-tyred Gantry Crane simulator, trainees learn equipment and operating best practices. They get more hands-on time without slowing down operations, and develop skills that will transfer directly to live equipment.

  • Progressive learning program to build competence and confidence
  • Full pre-operation and start-up procedures
  • Wide range of load types
  • Adjustable weather and wind conditions
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True-to-Life Simulation

The Vortex (RTG) Rubber-tyred Gantry Crane simulator leverages CM Labs’ advanced hoisting and rigging simulation engine to deliver an authentic simulation of equipment performance and accelerate skills development:

  • Gantry, Trolley and Hoisting functions
  • Fully articulated Bromma spreader
  • Carrying, load swing and collision with other objects
  • Load Moment Indicator (LMI)
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Collision detection using simulated rods (whiskers)
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Complete Trainee Performance Report

CM Labs offers flexible customization options for the RTG simulator that allow the crane simulation to be adjusted to the unique needs and capabilities of the customer’s equipment:

  • Crane performance: Adjust and tune vehicles to specific capabilities (accelerations, max speeds, joystick deadband)
  • Further customizations: Available upon request
Rubber tyred Gantry Crane Training Simulator

Complete training solutions for port operations

From ship-to-shore and ship pedestal cranes, to reachstacker and other cargo handling equipment, we offer a wide range of ports and container terminal equipment training simulators that can run on a single hardware platform.

Realistic simulators are an effective tool to evaluate and assess apprentices-in-training for both efficiency and safety. Tracking vital metrics across the entire training scenario, instructors can review statistics after completion, allowing for detailed after-action reviews and reporting.

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Vortex Ports hardware platforms

Vortex simulators represent the most advanced, realistic training solutions available today. One simulator can train across all equipment types, and flexible display options mean you can start on the desktop, or engage trainees with full immersion.

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terminals choose CM Labs