TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE IN SHIPPING AND ITS EFFECTS ON PORTS: CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN SEAGOING BARGES AND BARGE-CARRYING VESSELS (PART 1)

This report is divided into the following subjects: I. Introduction; II. Sea-going barges; III. Effects of sea-going barges on ports; IV. Carried barges and barge-carrying vessels; V. Inland penetration of barges; VI. Transport of barges by feeder vessels; VII. Port requirements for barge-carrying ships; VIII. Barge-handling requirements; IX. Port operational problems in relation to barge-carrying ships; X. A general view on facilities for barge carrier; and XI. Conclusions.

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    International Association of Ports and Harbors

    Kotohira-Kaikan Building, 1 Kotohiracho Minato-ku
    Tokyo 105,   Japan 
  • Publication Date: 1979-6

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  • Accession Number: 00195818
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Association of Ports and Harbors
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM