I got the chance to drive one of the cabs that operates the giant cranes. We drove out over the river more than a hundred feet up with nothing separating us but a glass floor. Pretty scary and exciting!
With the commissioning of the last of its four new ship-to-shore cranes, the Georgia Ports Authority on October 23, 2013 invited local media to get a close-up look at the huge machines that arrived at the Port of Savannah in June and are working GPA’s Garden City Terminal. Savannah Morning News digital journalist Catie Mafera gets an inside look at the massive machines. Read more here.