Informa Law from Routledge
Steel: Carriage by Sea provides invaluable information on how to prevent claims arising when transporting steel, including careful handling, good stowage and care of cargo throughout its entire journey. This book covers every aspect of the transportation and surveying of steel products carried on ships. The fifth edition provides practical advice on: • How to prevent damage to steel cargoes • How to deal with subsequent claims • The different types of steel products manufactured and their particular packing requirements • How the various types of steel products should be loaded, stowed, lashed, secured and ventilated aboard a ship • Maintenance of the ships’ hatchover, tanktop strength and cargo documentation • The surveying and claims handling of the various typesof steel products • The corrosion process of steel
Chapter 1. Manufacturing of Iron and Steel Chapter 2. Types of Steel Chapter 3. Carriage of Steel Part 4. Surveying of Steel Chapter 5. Handling of Steel Claims
Our practical guides focus on the latest developments in the key sectors of the maritime industry, from port management to the carriage of goods by sea, and are designed as day-to-day manuals for busy ship and shore-based maritime professionals.
These indispensable titles deal with commercial shipping practice, operation, logistics and management, and are filled with useful case studies and applied examples of the sector under discussion.