The authors describe a planning model constructed to analyse the role of the stevedoring company in the process of transportation and cargo handling. Systems analysis is used to examine stevedoring procedures and scheduling of labour over short medium and long term planning periods. Many illustrations and diagrams explain the nature and results of the analysis and show the considerations such as vessel movements and labour availability that are involved in this study. The authors conclude with costings on the application of their model on a time sharing basis to the stevedoring firm described in the report.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Netherlands Institute for Transport

    Treubstraat 35
    Rijswijk,   Netherlands 
  • Authors:
    • Meeuse, G C
    • Zandvliet, C A
    • Loking, FCJ
    • Wolters, J L
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Pagination: 46 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188761
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Cargo Handling Coordination Assn
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 28 1979 12:00AM