PUSHER/BARGE SYSTEM--SOME STUDIES ON TRANSPORT ECONOMICS

The report consists of three sections: (1) a literature survey of existing barge systems, supplemented with descriptions and main data, (2) a cost analysis for ocean-going push/barge systems, and (3) the results of a comprehensive survey based on questionnaires and interviews on the practical experience with barge systems used by various branches of industry. A comparison with lift-on/lift-off vessels is given. Order from NSFI as No. 16568.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Swedish Ship Research Foundation

    Fack
    40270 Goteborg 8,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Gisaeus, C
    • NILSSON, M
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 128 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194354
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SSF No. 165
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM