Illustrated Dictionary of Cargo Handling (4th New edition)
By: Peter Brodie (author)Hardback
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Now in its fourth edition, this illustrated dictionary gives readers a visual representation of all elements of maritime transport which relate to the handling and movement of cargo. This is particularly for the benefit of shore-based personnel who often do not get the opportunity to see first-hand how the cargoes they are working on are handled and moved.
The book covers:
every major commodity
how it is loaded
how it is discharged
what equipment is used to handle and store it
any specialised terminal required
This new edition not only includes many new definitions, it also benefits from several photographic sequences showing cargo loading and discharging processes in action from start to finish. This book is a valuable reference to any professionals working in the shipping and cargo handling industry.
Peter Brodie, has authored many well-respected shipping books and dictionaries; he has extensive experience in shipping, marine insurance, export and banking and is highly regarded in the industry.
1. List of Illustrations 2. List of Abbreviations 3. A-Z Dictionary
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- ID: 9781138841147
4th New edition
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