GROWING TREND OF CONTAINERISATION

The article reviews the container business in which without exception, all aspects are showing growth, including the size of ships and the number of newbuildings on order, extending to the number of port gantry cranes in service and the number of containers manufactured. Some of the operational advantages of hatchless containerships are highlighted.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Motor Ship, v 75 n 900, July 1995, p 17 [2 p, 6 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Parker, S
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00717465
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 4 1996 12:00AM