Accession Number:

AD0736341

Title:

Foreign Deep Water Port Developments. A Selective Overview of Economics, Engineering, and Environmental Factors. Volume II. Appendix A. France, Dunkirk and Le Havre. Appendix B. Belgium, Antwerp. Appendix C. The Netherlands, Rotterdam and Amsterdam.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

LITTLE (ARTHUR D) INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Report Date:

1971-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

317.0

Abstract:

The economic advantages of large scale ocean carriers of oil and ores have developed considerable pressure for the development of deep ports in the United States providing drafts in excess of 60 feet. The report is a study of Dunkirk and Le Havre, France, Antwerp, Belgium, and Rotterdam and Amsterdam, Netherlands. An economic appraisal and environmental factors of the ports are reviewed.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE