FEASIBILITY OF UNITED STATES FLAG HEAVY LIFT SHIPPING. VOLUME III. APPENDICES
These appendices examine specific aspects of the shipment of heavy lift units, defined as exceeding 100 tons, or 80' length, or 15' width. Heavy lift units, traffic, and data sources were described, as were industrial projects generating heavy lift movements. Cargo preference activities of many countries were listed. The regulations of the ICC affecting vessel operators were examined and the availability from MarAd of government aids for U.S. vessels. Seven alternative types of heavy lift ships were described, and the manning of all small ships. Port cranes throughout the world were inventoried. Voyage itineraries and port calls of 17 existing heavy lift ships were analyzed.
- See also Volume 2, PB-275 572.
Lykes Brothers Steamship Company, IncorporatedLykes Center, 300 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA USA 70130
Washington, DC USA 20590
- Andrews, B V
- Publication Date: 1977-1
- Pagination: 146 p.
- TRT Terms: Cargo handling; Cargo handling equipment; Cargo preference; Cargo ships; Costs; Cranes; Demand; Economic analysis; Forecasting; Freight transportation; Heavy lift vessels; International; Logistics; Market surveys; Water transportation
- Old TRIS Terms: Cargo transportation; Economic analysis (Heavy lift vessels); International logistics; Market studies; Shipboard handling equipment
- Subject Areas: Economics; Finance; Freight Transportation; Marine Transportation;
- Accession Number: 00175096
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: MA-RD-940-77065
- Contract Numbers: MA-6-38039
- Files: TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM