STATE OF THE ART SURVEY OF CARGO HANDLING SYSTEMS FOR GENERAL CARGO: FAST DEPLOYMENT LOGISTIC SHIP PROJECT.
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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Contents Basic ship types solid hull, vertical loading, conventional ship solid hull, vertical load, container ship bow loading types stern loading types side loading types a study in the design of a ship from a cargo handling standpoint cargo submarine Ship features affecting cargo handling size and shape of hatches the all-hatch ship types of hatch covers horizontal rolling wing deck removable wing decks Shipboard handling - vertical derrick crane revolving cranes gantry crane elevator elevating conveyor vertical handling by fork lift trucks chutes Shipboard handling - horizontal manual handling fork lift trucks tractor trailer trains overhead monorail under deck bridge crane rail tracks Characteristics of cargo effects of size and weight handling characteristics of cargo comparative costs of break bulk, palletized and containerized cargo pallet systems container handling systems other unitizing methods Sources of information and references.
- Marine Engineering