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Aug 10, 2021

Conductor Rails vs. Cable Festoon Systems - What´s best to supply crane trolleys on STS cranes?

What’s best suited to supply the crane trolley on a STS container crane with power and data? In the Conductix-Wampfler "Fight Club", Festoon Systems Product Manager DavidTop and Conductor Rails Product Manager Paul Boedecker compete against each other to settle this once and for all. Over the course of six rounds, the two argue their product solution on terms of Application Fit, Design, Data Transmission, Installation & Commissioning, Maintenance and Retrofit. Certainly one of the hot topics: The data transmission solutions of both systems regarding port automation. Here, the fully integrated, contactless ProfiDAT conductor rail data transmission solution demonstrates its performance potential against fiber optic cables on a cable festoon system. Interesting for all those who are looking for a reliable retrofit solution. Round six! Which solution has the edge in terms of retrofit? Take a look at the whole fight and hear all arguments to decide your winner, best suited for your container crane application. Conductix-Wampfler – We move your Container Handling Business!