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Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes


Please note: Kalmar will continue to provide Crane Automation and Crane related Services to existing and new customers, even though Automatic Stacking Cranes, Rail-Mounted Gantry Cranes, Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes and Ship-to-Shore Cranes are no longer part of the Kalmar’s equipment portfolio. 


Kalmar is focusing on offering industry shaping, eco-efficient cargo handling equipment including Straddle and Shuttle Carriers, Reachstackers, Forklift Trucks, Empty Container Handlers, Terminal Tractors, and lifecycle services for its customers worldwide.

Eco-efficient RTGs

Smart design choices and hybrid options.

A new generation of Kalmar Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes (RTGs).

We’ve made hundreds of improvements to our new generation of rubber tyred gantry cranes across the range. When brought together, they bring a vast range of benefits across the board – establishing a new normal for RTG cranes. 

Read more about the new RTG from our latest article >>


Our new generation of rubber tyred gantry cranes offers you an intelligent, optimised solution with a stronger, modular, lighter and simpler crane design for terminal or intermodal operations. This makes our new generation of RTGs more cost effective and easier to service and maintain. Access points to key components have been improved and maintenance tasks can be managed effectively and safely both on-site and remotely with Kalmar Remote Services. The improvements help keep your new generation RTG cranes running optimally and as eco-efficiently as possible.

Kalmar’s latest generation of RTGs are establishing a new normal by:


  • lowering your total cost of ownership by reducing your operating costs

  • preparing your business for automated operations as all of our new generation of RTGs come automation ready

  • creating greater opportunities to utilise operation data by taking advantage of a more connected crane

  • helping to lower your carbon emissions with our new generation of eco-efficient solutions.


Kalmars new generation of RTG cranes are available with a choice of power sources including our electrically powered Zero Emission RTG which produces no emissions at source or our highly efficient Hybrid RTG - you need to choose which is right for your business.


Why you should consider Kalmar RTG cranes?

Kalmar is the world’s leading supplier of Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes [RTGs] for ports, terminals and intermodal operations around the world.

Blazing the hybrid trail with Exolgan in Argentina

The Kalmar Hybrid RTGs at Exolgan Container Terminal in Buenos Aires – the first terminal in South America to adopt this eco-efficient technology – have more than lived up to their promises in terms of fuel savings, emission reductions and safety performance. Four hybrid units are already buzzing around the terminal, helping Exolgan to work safer, smarter and harder.

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Expanding employment opportunities with automated RTG operations in Belfast

Kalmar's AutoRTG technology has set Belfast Container Terminal (BCT) firmly on a path towards a more efficient and environmentally sustainable future. Although the system is built from the very best in advanced automation technology, there is a very human angle to every aspect of its operation – as there is in the decades-long relationship between Kalmar and BCT.

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Future-proofing automated RTG operations at Dublin Ferryport Terminals

The Kalmar AutoRTG system is the dynamic, efficient heart of the container terminal operations at Dublin Ferryport Terminals (DFT). DFT recently decided to extend its cooperation with Kalmar with the addition of two new automated cranes that will further enhance the safety and efficiency of DFT’s operations.

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Saigon Newport Company, Vietnam

Saigon Newport Company, Vietnam’s largest container terminal operator, relies on Kalmar Zero Emission rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to provide the capacity and environmental performance it needs.

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