A multifunction tool for ports

VTS is an important tool for improving vessel co-ordination and safety in ports, but with the right knowledge and improvements it can also become a security tool for detecting threats such as pirates and smugglers, Stephen Cousins reports.


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Illustrations;
  • Pagination: p. 20-21
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Harbors; Security; Traffic control
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Operations and Traffic Management; Security and Emergencies; Terminals and Facilities;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01533696
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University Transportation Library
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Aug 7 2014 12:04PM