EVALUATION OF UNIT LOAD HANDLING EQUIPMENT(EMBRACING EQUIPMENT FOR PALLETS, PACKAGED LOADS AND CONTAINERS), A CONFERENCE ARRANGED BY THE MANIPULATIVE AND MECHANICAL HANDLING MACHINERY GROUP OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS

Among the papers presented at the conference were the following: the valuation and selection of fork lift trucks, Carpenter, MJ; Self-Loading Vehicles, Their Mechanical Features and Application, Holt, JB; The Development, use and evaluation of mobile cranes and rough terrain fork lift Trucks used in the Construction Industry, Summers, MJ; The ergonomics of mechanical handling vehicles (with special Regard to Fork Lift Trucks) Astley, RW; Review of Tractor Trailer Units used on British Railways Roll on/Roll off and Container Terminal Operations, Styles, PR; Evaluation of Side Loader Machines, Rundle, M; The Evaluation of Straddle Carriers, Dally, HK and Wilkinson, BE; Long Span Container Cranes, Larkin, JE; Container Cranes on British Rail, Robinson, PJ; Container Spreaders, Bisby, A, 1973. /TRRL/

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 182 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00125147
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. CP 1/73 Conf Paper
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1975 12:00AM