A description of a shipboard crane, which has been developed for use aboard Lash vessels, is given. This 30-ton crane is to be used for the handling of both 20- and 40-ft containers, as well as any oversize cargo. Details of the crane and gantry, its construction and operation, as well as advantages this crane has over other conventional shipboard cranes, are given. A list of container handling speeds, for both 20- and 30-ton loads, is also included.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1973-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 2 p.
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 78
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00051168
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Maritime Research Center, Kings Point
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 28 1974 12:00AM