Following significant technical advances made recently in the minicomputer industry, the number of economically feasible applications for computers in the control of container fleets and terminals has increased considerably. Such is the viewpoint of CIG ALFA, a Belgian-based service bureau and systems house which specializes in transportation data processing systems, particularly those designed for use in the container field. This article describes a system that CIG ALFA has recently installed in a "medium size" container terminal -- the Gylsen stevedoring company's terminal in Antwerp.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cargo Systems International

    Arun House, 201-205 High Street
    New Malden KT3 4BH, Surrey,   England 

    Cargo Systems Publications Limited

    McMillan House, 54 Cheam Common Road
    Worchester Park, Surrey KT4 8RJ,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1979-9

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  • Accession Number: 00310487
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 22 1980 12:00AM