An overview of tug-barge economics is compared with conventional vessels in the same type trade. The advantages and disadvantages of each mode are enumerated to assist architects that find themselves in the position of tug-barge analyst that must evaluate the trade-off between conventional vessels, rigid and non-rigid tug-barge systems.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at Tug-Barge Symposium of the Northern California Section of SNAME.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  United States  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Kossa, M M
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 7 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00044534
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 23 1973 12:00AM