Gantry crane collapsed in Ngava Sheva UPDATE 3 cranes collapsed

Aug 6 UPDATE: Three giant cranes at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust came crashing down due to high winds on Aug 5. JNPT authorities are assessing the damage. website Editor Rohit Makwana informed Maritime Bulletine on a gantry crane accident at Ngava Sheva Container Terminal, which occurred recently. During strong storm gantry crane collapsed. No other details provided.



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