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Letters of Indemnity: A Guide to Good Practice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Rightly or wrongly, letters of indemnity are in widespread use in international trade and shipping in conjunction with, and sometimes in substitution for, bills of lading. This guide provides commentary on the common types of letter of indemnity, the reasons they are used, the pitfalls, and risks, and some of the legal and insurance issues which arise out of their use.
Draught Surveys: A Guide to Good Practice, Second Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
The accurate measurement of dry bulk cargoes by a vessel can minimise considerably the risk of shortage claims and disputes. This guide outlines the methods and corrections for a draught survey to be carried out to the required accuracy.
A Makeover of Massive Military Cargo Ship at Dry Dock No 3
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
On the East and Gulf Coasts, Dry Dock No. 3 at the old Philadelphia Naval Shipyard is one of half a dozen repair yards that are spacious enough to accommodate RORO cargo ships that are longer than 750 feet. The Obregon is 821 feet long and there is no other place better than Dry Dock No. 3.
Bulk Cargoes: A Guide to Good Practice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,650. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / Repair & Maintenance
This guide explains basic rules to be remembered on every occasion during loading, carriage and unloading of sea-borne bulk cargoes.
Port Town: How the People of Long Beach Built, Defended, and Profited From Their Harbor
Price: Free! Words: 288,400. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Port of Long Beach. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Port Town: How the People of Long Beach Built, Defended, and Profited from Their Harbor, tells how the Port of Long Beach rose from a marshy mud flat to become an economic powerhouse, one of the greenest and most modern ports in the world.
Cargo
Series: Leaving the Cradle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Captain Samuel Jonas has just retired from the Martian Fleet, only to find that his new job as Captain of the San Juan is not quite the job he was hoping it would be.
Aphelion's Demise
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Derek just wants to deliver his cargo and pay his bills. The crew of the battleship Aphelion interrupt this simple life by searching his ship. To make things worse, space pirates show up and steal his cargo.