The large-scale construction programs in the emerging nations of Africa and the Middle East with the concurrent need to import massive quantities of cement has tended to highlight the inadequacies of port facilities in these areas. To overcome this problem, the Fuller Company of Catasauqua, Pa. USA, has developed a unique, self-contained offshore cement discharging facility. Two identical systems have now been completed, one currently under commission in Nigeria and the second en route for the Middle East. The article describes the new system.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cargo Systems International

    Arun House, 201-205 High Street
    New Malden KT3 4BH, Surrey,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

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  • Accession Number: 00194829
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1979 12:00AM