Dec 06, 2021  
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MLOG400 - Port and Terminal Operations


Credits: 3

The course provides in-depth analysis of marine intermodal and bulk (dry and liquid) terminal operations. Topics include functions of intermodal and bulk terminals, container and bulk cargo handling equipment and systems, container and bulk vessel/yard/gate operations, terminal information systems, documentation, port governance, port development, and labor-management relations. In addition, the course will discuss issues related to trends in liner and bulk shipping, impact of increasing vessel size, terminal productivity, infrastructure constraints, automation, and information technology. Emphasis is on how to achieve operational efficiency and system optimization.

Prerequisites: BUSN 110 , MLOG 200 , MLOG 310 
3 class hours a week



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