The most important factor to be considered for discharge/Loading operation is in Quay side is to set a safe and secure pinning station.Pinning stations is an area in quay side where Trucks with container drives to the pinning station & pin the twist lock of the container for vessel Loading operation .And the twist lock of the container discharged from the vessel placed on truck will be unpinned in the pinning station before moving towards the designated stack
Pinning Stations provides.
Ø 2x seats located inside the pinning station for tally clerks/ lashers to rest and wait for load/ discharge containers to arrive
Ø Lighting installed in pinning station to assist lashers/ tally clerks with installing and removing twist locks and checking paper works?
Ø Pinning stations to have a toolbox to store equipment?
Ø Pinning stations are fitted with a flashing amber light connected to solar power and or battery?