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Shipping industries books

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Marine Emergencies For Masters and Mates by David House Marine Emergencies For Masters and Mates

An influential guide to maritime emergencies and the current strategies that can be employed to cope with the immediate after effects and ramifications of disaster at sea. Many mariners will at some point in their maritime careers become involved in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

: Industrial Dislocation (1991) The Case of Global Shipbuilding by Daniel Todd : Industrial Dislocation (1991) The Case of Global Shipbuilding

First published in 1991, this book offers a thorough examination of the decline of heavy industry in industrialised countries in the West, which focuses on problems in the shipbuilding industry. Todd argues that three points are central to its demise:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

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: 03/12/2017

Polish Shipping Under Communism by Michael 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: 22/11/2017

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: 13/11/2017

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: 10/11/2017

Shipping Operations Management by Ilias D. Visvikis Shipping Operations Management

This book focuses on the management of ship operations, an activity that requires integrative knowledge and technical expertise that spans various disciplines. As such, ship operations personnel are expected to be well-versed with aspects of management, economics, engineering, technology and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Developments in Maritime Transportation and Harvesting of Sea Resources Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of the International Maritime Association of the Mediterranean (IMAM 2017), Octob by Carlos Guedes (Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal) Soares Developments in Maritime Transportation and Harvesting of Sea Resources Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of the International Maritime Association of the Mediterranean (IMAM 2017), Octob
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The IMAM Congress is a forum organised by the maritime technical community of the Mediterranean, attended by qualified representatives from the academic and professional sectors worldwide. Although the initial Congresses have focussed on areas in and around the Mediterranean, IMAM...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

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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

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; profiles of the companies that operated ships; a record of all losses at sea...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/03/2018

Dictionary of Shipping Terms French-English and English-French by Peter (ICS) Brodie Dictionary of Shipping Terms French-English and English-French

Updated and expanded to include new equipment and also new documentation relating to bills of lading and charter-parties, this new edition of Peter Brodie's dictionary provides a reference tool for all of those who use or operate cargo ships, both...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/03/2018

Professional Ship Management: Marketing and Strategy Marketing and Strategy by Photis M. Panayides Professional Ship Management: Marketing and Strategy 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: 31/03/2018

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Maritime Industry by Lisa Loloma Froholdt Corporate Social Responsibility in the Maritime Industry

This book addresses the environmental, legal, social, and economic aspects of corporate social responsibility in the maritime industry.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/04/2018

Management of Shipping Companies by Ioannis (University of the Aegean, Greece) Theotokas Management of Shipping Companies
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The maritime sector is dynamic and volatile, creating the need for continuous monitoring of the latest developments and their effects on the organisation, management and strategies of shipping companies. This book analyses the business environment of these companies and the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/04/2018

Management of Shipping Companies by Ioannis (University of the Aegean, Greece) Theotokas Management of Shipping Companies
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The maritime sector is dynamic and volatile, creating the need for continuous monitoring of the latest developments and their effects on the organisation, management and strategies of shipping companies. This book analyses the business environment of these companies and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/04/2018

Maritime Networks Spatial structures and time dynamics by Cesar Ducruet Maritime Networks Spatial structures and time dynamics

Maritime transport is one of the most ancient supports to human interactions across history and it still supports more than 90% of world trade volumes today. The changing connectivity of maritime networks is of crucial importance to port, transport, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2018

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SVITZER TUGS (WORLDWIDE) by Bernard McCall SVITZER TUGS (WORLDWIDE)


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

Steamboats and Sailors of the Great Lakes by Mark L. Thompson Steamboats and Sailors of the Great Lakes

Steamboats and Sailors of the Great Lakes traces the evolution of the Great Lakes shipping industry over the last three centuries.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Svitzer Tugs (UK) by Bernard McCall Svitzer Tugs (UK)


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2017

Port Business Market Challenges and Management Actions by Thierry Vanelslander Port Business Market Challenges and Management Actions

Worldwide developments like globalization and scale increase have totally changed the port and maritime landscape as compared to two decades ago. These developments also generated new questions in relation to the future industrial-economic structure of the maritime and ports sector.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2017

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

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

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

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