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 Corporation30 Church Street
New York, NY United States 10007
- Westling, L L
- Publication Date: 1970-3
- Pagination: p. 71-73
- Marine Engineering/Log
- Volume: 75
- Issue Number: 3
- Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
- ISSN: 0732-5460
- TRT Terms: Containers; Liquid nitrogen; Refrigeration; Refrigeration systems; Standards
- Old TRIS Terms: Container standards
- Subject Areas: Data and Information Technology; Marine Transportation;
- Accession Number: 00015010
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Engineering Index
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 7 1971 12:00AM