THREE STRADDLE CARRIERS: A TEST CASE

The production and sales of the machinery available to container terminals has recently been investigated. The claims of three manufacturers among those interviewed have now been put to the test operationally at the Liverpool Royal Seaforth Container Terminal by the Mersey Docks & Harbour Co. The three are Ferranti (Clark), U.K.; Valmet Oy, Finland; and Nellen Kraanbouw, Netherlands. The claimed specifications of the Clark 830, Nellen 903, and Valmet 4097 straddle carriers are tabulated and experience with the three companies described. Order from BSRA as No. 52,159.

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    National Magazine Company Limited

    National Magazine House, 72 Broadwick Street
    London W1V 2BP,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Smith, A M
  • Publication Date: 1979-5

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  • Accession Number: 00308984
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1980 12:00AM