AN ASSESSMENT OF MARINE TRANSPORTATION COSTS RELATED TO POTENTIAL PORT SITES IN ALASKA
This report contains an assessment of twenty-nine potential port sites throughout Alaska. The three basic marine transportation systems that were considered for each potential port site were an on-shore terminal-oil tanker system, an onshore terminal-bulk carrier system, and an onshore terminal-tugboat and barge system.
- Prepared by Engineering Computer Optecnomics, Inc., Arnold, Md.
Federal-State Land Use Plan Commission for AlaskaSuite 400, West Fourth Avenue
Anchorage, AK United States 99501
Engineering Computer Optecnomics, Incorporated505 Augusta Drive
Arnold, MD United States 21012
- Publication Date: 1977-8-15
- Pagination: 333 p.
- TRT Terms: Analysis; Barges; Bulk cargo terminals; Costs; Economic analysis; Economics; Intermodal terminals; Marine terminals; Petroleum; Petroleum terminals; Planning; Port operations; Ports; Shipping; Surveying; Surveying; Tankers; Transportation; Transportation planning; Tug ship interaction; Water transportation
- Uncontrolled Terms: Cost analysis; Transportation costs
- Geographic Terms: Alaska
- Old TRIS Terms: Energy transport; Tanker ships; Terminal facilities; Tug barge systems
- Subject Areas: Economics; Planning and Forecasting; Terminals and Facilities; Transportation (General);
- Accession Number: 00181777
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: FSLUPCA-25
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Oct 31 1978 12:00AM