Reducing the Environmental Impact of Quayside Cranes on Neighboring Communities

@inproceedings{Bhimani2004ReducingTE,
  title={Reducing the Environmental Impact of Quayside Cranes on Neighboring Communities},
  author={Arun K. Bhimani and Mark A. Sisson and Catherine A. Morris},
  year={2004}
}
The continuing growth of marine container terminals is causing increasing environmental concerns among neighboring communities. The increasing container volumes have resulted in increased truck traffic and larger and faster container handling equipment. The higher truck traffic has raised concerns about diesel fumes and traffic congestion. The larger cranes have raised concerns about noise levels and visual impact. The increase in number and size of the cranes and the encroachment of the…