Access Equipment in Vertical Loading Ships



This chapter describes the principal types of hatch cover currently used in ships, together with their major characteristics. It includes single pull, folding, direct pull, roll stowing, rolling, lift and roll, sliding and pontoon covers.


Container Ship Folding Cover Access Equipment Direct Pull Hatch Length 
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© MacGregor Publications Ltd. 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Naval Architecture and ShipbuildingUniversity of Newcastle-upon-TyneUK
  2. 2.University of Wales Institute of Science and TechnologyUK

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