Future Containerships from a Ship Owner's Viewpoint

by Thomas S. Winslow, American President Lines Ltd, Oakland, CA, USA,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Ports '86


This paper is a presentation of the author's projection of size and design constraints of future containerships. There is a discussion of containers and on-deck container securing systems. Throughout the paper the author is addressing critical areas where the Facilities Design Engineer should be aware of the Naval Architects' problems, so that jointly a successful, complimentary container transportation system will result.

Subject Headings: Container shipping | Freight transportation | Building design | Terminal facilities | Shipyards | Project management | Ports and harbors

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