This is a selective bibliography of studies and articles on unitization of maritime general cargo, with emphasis on items of a quantitative nature. Entries are listed under eight categories: Principles and Analyses of Unitized Operations; Descriptions of Unitized Operations; Design, Types, and Sizes of Containers and Pallets; Ship Design; Port Facilities; Transfer Devices and Systems; Rail and Truck Unitized Services; and Miscellaneous. Each entry includes a brief summary of content. Only English Language, unclassified and generally available references are included. (This publication supersedes Publication 558, published in 1957.)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • An Annotated Bibliography, publication 795, was published in 1960.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Academy of Sciences

    Maritime Cargo Transportation Conference
    Washington, DC  United States  20418
  • Publication Date: 1960

Media Info

  • Pagination: 43 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026287
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 14 1973 12:00AM