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Shipping industries books

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Advances in Shipping Data Analysis and Modeling Tracking and Mapping Maritime Flows in the Age of Big Data by Cesar Ducruet Advances in Shipping Data Analysis and Modeling Tracking and Mapping Maritime Flows in the Age of Big Data

Shipping flows - maritime 'footprints' - remain underexplored in the existing literature despite the crucial importance of freight transport for global trade and economic development. Additionally, decision-makers lack a comprehensive view on how shipping flows can be measured, analyzed, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Atlantic Container Line 1967 - 2017 a 50 Year Journey of Innovative Excellence by Philip Parker Atlantic Container Line 1967 - 2017 a 50 Year Journey of Innovative Excellence


Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2017

List of Shipowners & Managers 2017-2018 by IHS Maritime Fairplay List of Shipowners & Managers 2017-2018

The List of Shipowners & Managers contains over 1,000 pages of ownership and ship information. Everything is listed alphabetically within the main publication, along with a geographic index providing users with the opportunity to search by country and town.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/06/2017

Lloyd's Register of Ships 2017-2018 by IHS Maritime Fairplay Lloyd's Register of Ships 2017-2018

Recognised as the premier source of reference, Lloyd's Register of Ships has been published since 1764 providing information on the world fleet of all seagoing, self-propelled merchant ships of 100 GT and above, irrespective of their classification society. Subscribers will...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/06/2017

The United States Merchant Marine in World War I Ships, Crews, Shipbuilders and Operators by Greg H. Williams The United States Merchant Marine in World War I Ships, Crews, Shipbuilders and Operators

The book provides the first, complete overview of the American merchant marine during World War I: the rapid expansion of trans-Atlantic shipping; a record of shipbuilding between 1914-1918, including the revival of sailing vessel construction and wood and concrete freighters;...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/04/2017

Russian Arctic Seas Navigational Conditions and Accidents by Nataly Marchenko Russian Arctic Seas Navigational Conditions and Accidents

With accounts of 94 ice-related seafaring accidents in the Russian Arctic Sea, this book is a welcome aid to understanding these treacherous waters, covering the physical environment and navigation issues for the Kara, Laptev, East Siberian and Chukchi seas.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/12/2016

Planning and Scheduling for Maritime Container Yards Supporting and Facilitating the Global Supply Network by Wenkai Li, Yong Wu, Mark Goh Planning and Scheduling for Maritime Container Yards Supporting and Facilitating the Global Supply Network
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Maximizing reader insights into the challenges facing maritime supply chains and container port logistics service providers in Asia, this book highlights their innovative responses to these challenges through real-world case studies. With a focus on mathematical modeling, simulation and heuristics...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/11/2016

The International Handbook of Shipping Finance Theory and Practice by Manolis G. Kavussanos The International Handbook of Shipping Finance Theory and Practice

The International Handbook of Shipping Finance is a one-stop resource, offering comprehensive reference to theory and practice in the area of shipping finance. In the multibillion dollar international shipping industry, it is important to understand the various issues involved in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2016

Coming Soon

Understanding GMDSS by David Calcutt Understanding GMDSS

This is the first book to cover the Global Marine Distress and Safety System (GDMSS) in a comprehensive and readable way. GDMSS is now being developed to provide a new global communications and locating network to alert search and rescue...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Polish Shipping Under Communism by Emeritus Professor of History Michael (University of Tasmania) Roe Polish Shipping Under Communism

This title was first published in 2001. A look at Polish shipping under communism, arguing that it was one of the great achievements of the Communist years. Michael Roe's point is to examine how the political and economic system of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Professional Ship Management: Marketing and Strategy by Photis M. Panayides Professional Ship Management: Marketing and Strategy

This title was first published in 2001. Professional ship management represents a structural change in the maritime industry - there was a period when ships were managed by their owners. The strides towards growth and the importance of ship management...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Twisted Rails, Sunken Ships The Rhetoric of Nineteenth Century Steamboat and Railroad Accident Investigation Reports, 1833-1879 by John R. Brockman Twisted Rails, Sunken Ships The Rhetoric of Nineteenth Century Steamboat and Railroad Accident Investigation Reports, 1833-1879

Contemporary disaster investigation reports into the Shuttle, Three Mile Island, or the World Trade Centre did not happen by chance, but were the result of an evolution of the discourse communities involved with investigating technological accidents. The relationships of private...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Port Management Cases in Port Geography, Operations and Policy by Stephen Pettit Port Management Cases in Port Geography, Operations and Policy

Get a comprehensive overview of the entire port industry, and insights into the geography, economics, politics and trade involved in port management.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Integrating Seaports and Trade Corridors by Robert J. McCalla, Brian Slack Integrating Seaports and Trade Corridors
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Seaport gateways and the corridors which connect them to widely dispersed hinterlands are of vital and essential importance to international trade and the world economy. Distributing goods to ultimate land destinations or bringing the goods to seaports from inland origins...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2016

Inland Waterway Transport Challenges and prospects by Bart (Delft University of Technology, Netherlands) Wiegmans Inland Waterway Transport Challenges and prospects
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Inland waterways are a host for a mode of transport that is not as visible to the general public or as used as it once was. It is, however, generally perceived to be very important to our freight transport system...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2016

Marine Mineral Resources by Fillmore C.F. Earney Marine Mineral Resources

During the past century, scientists, world statesmen, and international entrepreneurs have become increasingly aware of the potential of the oceans as a source of minerals. This book provides an authoritative picture of the current state of marine mineral extraction. A...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/07/2016

Competitiveness of South Asia's Container Ports A Comprehensive Assessment of Performance, Drivers, and Costs by Matias Herrera Dappe, World Bank, Ancor Suarez-Aleman Competitiveness of South Asia's Container Ports A Comprehensive Assessment of Performance, Drivers, and Costs
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Assesses the performance of the largest container ports in South Asia, identifies key drivers of port performance and examines how differences in performance are related to those drivers. The report also shows that improving the performance of South Asian container...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2016

The Box How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger, Second Edition with a new chapter by the author by Marc Levinson The Box How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger, Second Edition with a new chapter by the author

In April 1956, a refitted oil tanker carried fifty-eight shipping containers from Newark to Houston. From that modest beginning, container shipping developed into a huge industry that made the boom in global trade possible. The Box tells the dramatic story...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2016

Safety and Security at Sea by D. S. Bist Safety and Security at Sea

Safety and Security at Sea is concerned with the safe operation of ships and consequently with preventing errors and oversights. This book contributes to safety where it is most effective - right at the site of work, on board the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2016

Maritime Logistics A Guide to Contemporary Shipping and Port Management by Dong-Wook Song Maritime Logistics A Guide to Contemporary Shipping and Port Management

Learn about the latest logistical knowledge, developments and practices within the port and shipping industry,and get guidance on shipping lines, containers, tankers and ports.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/03/2016

The Globalization of American Infrastructure The Shipping Container and Freight Transportation by Matthew (Northeastern University, USA) Heins The Globalization of American Infrastructure The Shipping Container and Freight Transportation
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This book gives an account of how the U.S. freight transportation system has been impacted and globalized, since the 1950s, by the presence of the shipping container. A globally standardized object, the container carries cargo moving in international trade, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/02/2016

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