CARGO HANDLING: A NEW BREED APPEARS IN OCEAN TERMINALS

A discussion is presented concerning recent developments which have come about in the area of cargo handling. The article covers shoreside container gantrys, transportation of automobiles, fork lift trucks, roll-on/roll-off cargoes, and bulkcargo handling. Developments achieved in each of these areas is given, with time savings applied to some of the methods.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 530
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1973-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 23-27
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 77
    • Issue Number: 8
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00050290
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Merchant Marine Academy
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 14 1973 12:00AM