This book presents new insights and successful solutions to the operational problems of automated container terminals and cargo systems. It comprises reports on the state of the art, applications of quantitative methods, as well as case studies and simulation results. Its contributions are written by leading experts from academia and business and address practitioners and researchers in logistics, transportation, and management.Fig. 9 Maximum storage height variation Fig. 10 Variation due to changing number of yard machines Fig. 1 A schematic diagram of a container terminal. 8 10 12 14 16 Machines. 103 Mathematical modelling of container transfers and storageanbsp;...
|Title||:||Container Terminals and Cargo Systems|
|Author||:||Kap Hwan Kim, Hans-Otto Günther|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-08-06|