WESTERN CANADIAN PORTS - THEIR ORIGINS, PRESENT PROBLEMS, AND FUTURE

An informative book with articles on the following topics: Background for Western Port Development; Western Ports and Western Economic Development; Ocean Trade and Its Impact on Western Canada; Impediments to the Development of Pacific Rim Trade; New Port Developments -- Generators of Industrial Growth; The Island Ports -- Problems and Solutions; The Economic Utilization of Dock Facilities; Public Port Administration; Operator or Landlord?; Constraints on Cargo Development; Seaport Secondary Industries; Western Canadian Ports -- The Importance to Alberta; Management and Labour in Waterfront Industries; Government or Private Enterprise; A Western View of Canada's New Port Policy and the Future of West Coast Ports.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the Western Ports Symposium.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of British Columbia, Vancouver

    Centre for Transportation Studies
    Vancouver, British Columbia  Canada  V6T 1W5
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 386 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00310856
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1980 12:00AM