January 2001
Volume 53    Issue 1

Continuous ship unloaders save time and money

Mining Engineering , 2001, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 17-19
Friedrich, Hans-Jurgen; Ye, Wei

Technical developments in the field of ship unloading are greatly influenced by several environmental and economic factors. There are increasingly strict regulations in environmental protection. High performance unloading is occurring under different geometrical and meteorological conditions. Higher efficiencies are resulting in cost savings for ship berthing time and operation. And maintenance and spare parts costs are decreasing.

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