While Japanese manufacturers are concerned to develop the right equipment for tomorrow's handling needs, as evidenced by the development work in the automated field discussed earlier, they also place a lot of development emphasis on keeping pace wth today's needs. The range of products discussed in the article highlights this discipline. They include IHI Universe cranes, a Mitsui wireless data transmission system, a new straddle carrier from Mitsubishi, a TCM straddle carrier, and a container crane anti-sway device from Sumitomo.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cargo Systems International

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

    Cargo Systems Publications Limited

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    Worchester Park, Surrey KT4 8RJ,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1979-12

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  • Accession Number: 00319493
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1980 12:00AM