Dry Cargo International Feb 2013: An Innovative solution for bulk logistics in developing countries.
What are the benefits of FCTU versus complex transhipper vessel ?
Case study of Iron Ore Transshipment in India
"LDPL helped achieve complete operational redundancy of transshipping for the company: internal redundancy for each unit due to the design of its power generation and also redundancy through the presence of multiple self-propelled units. This is also one of the main advantages of multiple floating crane transshipper units compared to conveyor-based transshippers, as conveyor-based transshippers will need to stop the entire transshipment operations in the event of a breakdown of just one of the conveyor systems."Download full article here