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containerization

[kən‚tā·nə·rə′zā·shən]
(industrial engineering)
The practice of placing cargo in large containers such as truck trailers to facilitate loading on and off ships and railroad flat cars.
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Goldenport Holdings owns and operates a fleet of dry bulk and container vessels.
e Calisto is almost 60% longer than most container vessels visiting the port, and its capacity of 1,578 twenty feet equivalent size containers con--rms the real potential to further grow the port's container volumes.
The MSC Daniela is currently the largest container vessel in operation.
The MSC Daniela is the largest container vessel in operation.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-4 July 2008-Maersk Line orders 16 new container vessels from Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co Ltd(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
It added that a radar on the container vessel was faulty.
Two of the stowaways were allegedly set adrift off the coast of Morocco on a frail raft jury-rigged from oil drums and rope, according to crew members who deserted the Taiwanese-registered container vessel Dubai when it reached the port city of Halifax.
IN MERSEY | Today, Anna G, a container vessel sailing on to Ireland; Helga, a container vessel sailing on to Belgium; Suderoog, a container vessel coming from the Netherlands and sailing on to Ireland; and Ara Atlantis, a container vessel coming from and returning to Portugal.
Container vessel CMA CGM Nerval sailed out to sea Thursday morning, while another container vessel APL Charleston and Gas carrier Fraiha are expected to sail on same day.
Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime and logistics conglomerate, has acquired its largest container vessel to date, Majd, a 3,768 TEU vessel.
11 August 2017 - Greece-based drybulk and container vessel owner and operator Navios Maritime Partners L.
Ltd) Globe the world's largest container vessel held a grand maiden voyage ceremony in Singapore this last Thursday.

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