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10-03-2020 - 12-03-2020
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Type: Short course
Duration: 3 days
Starts: 10-03-2020
Ends: 12-03-2020
Place: Chatham, UK

Entry: paid

Port and Terminal Operations for Bulk Cargoes

Short course

Overview: Bulk materials handling and safety issues at ports and at sea

Subjects covered:
*Ship unloading technologies
*Conveying technologies (pneumatic vs belt)
*Storage and discharge technologies
*Loading/unloading control
*Rail and road outloading equipment and control
*Explosion and fire risks and management
*Mobile plant and safety
*Developments in automation and autonomous vehicles
*Dust control and environmental protection
*Controlling cargo damage
*Wear protection and maintenance
*Cargo characterisation for handleability and other issues

A third day workshop has also been added in 2020 to give delegates the opportunity to sample different cargoes, test their characteristics and see for themselves how different materials behave and their implication on port safety.
Course fee: £1200/£1600 per delegate (ABTO members £1100/£1500)
Venue: Chatham, Kent
Contact: Caroline Chapman
 

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