CONTAINER STANDARDS TOO LOOSE IN U.S.

The problems arising from nonstandardized cargo containers, especially refrigerated containers, are discussed. The various sizes of containers and types of refrigerating systems used in the United States are mentioned and the disadvantages due to lack of standardization are cited. British, European and Japanese practice is described as superior to American. The future use of liquid nitrogen refrigeration is recommended.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    30 Church Street
    New York, NY  USA  10007
  • Authors:
    • Westling, L L
  • Publication Date: 1970-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 71-73
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 75
    • Issue Number: 3
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015010
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1971 12:00AM