Faced with essential growth of ports and waterways, our practice in the United States has been for each of the various agencies concerned to focus upon its own area of interest. If an accident occurs, the tendency is to demand a change in ship design or practice when the configuration of the port, waterway, or pier may be in need of improvement. This paper calls for a coordinated approach through marine traffic engineering.

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    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  United States  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Price, R I
  • Publication Date: 1980-4

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  • Accession Number: 00311577
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1980 12:00AM