New Trends in Port Environmental Management and Operations

New Trends in Port Environmental Management and Operations describe the general use of environmental management tools, including specific details in hydrodynamic models and operational oceanographic systems used in ports. It provides a clear introduction into the field, with useful insights into a number of aspects of the environmental management tools. Modern ports face numerous environmental and safety problems, which need to be addressed. Due to the potential impacts, the environmental protection in port areas is increasing in importance. The reduction of pollution is achieved through the implementation of direct regulations, requiring a set of environmental tools and innovative management initiatives with flexibility in getting to comply with the environmental regulations for public credibility, reliability, port competitiveness and environmental performance. New Trends in Port Environmental Management and Operations will help anybody that needs or is interested in port environmental management and operations. The book is the must-read text in the field.

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  • Author : Ramiro Neves
  • Publisher : Estuarine and Coastal Sciences
  • Pages : 123 pages
  • ISBN : 9780081029732
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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New Trends in Port Environmental Management and Operations

New Trends in Port Environmental Management and Operations
  • Author : Ramiro Neves,Francisco Campuzano,Juan Moreno Navas
  • Publisher : Estuarine and Coastal Sciences
  • Release : 01 September 2020
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New Trends in Port Environmental Management and Operations describe the general use of environmental management tools, including specific details in hydrodynamic models and operational oceanographic systems used in ports. It provides a clear introduction into the field, with useful insights into a number of aspects of the environmental management tools. Modern ports face numerous environmental and safety problems, which need to be addressed. Due to the potential impacts, the environmental protection in port areas is increasing in importance. The reduction

Port Management and Operations

Port Management and Operations
  • Author : Maria G. Burns
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 03 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKPort Management and Operations

With 80 percent of the world’s commodities being transported by water, ports are the pillars of the global economy. Port Management and Operations offers readers the opportunity to enhance their strategic thinking and problem-solving skills, while developing market foresight. It examines global port management practices at the regulatory, commercial, technological, operational, financial, and sociopolitical levels. This powerful sourcebook describes how seaports are being affected by the changes occurring nationally, regionally, and globally. Evaluating the new regulatory framework, it pinpoints the

Green Ports

Green Ports
  • Author : Rickard Bergqvist,Jason Monios
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 September 2018
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Green Ports: Inland and Seaside Sustainable Transportation Strategies presents the first book to exclusively focus on this important topic that is usually only covered in brief chapters or journal articles that are too theoretical, fragmented or regionally-focused. This book comprehensively and systematically examines the key issues and best practice for understanding green ports and quantifying aspects of their environmental performance. This applied research book will help researchers formulate the needed research questions. Includes practical application tools and techniques for increasing

Best Practices in Maritime Logistics sector to reduce environmental impact

Best Practices in Maritime Logistics sector to reduce environmental impact
  • Author : Gülistan Altin
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 01 April 2010
GET THIS BOOKBest Practices in Maritime Logistics sector to reduce environmental impact

Logistic companies worldwide are facing new challenges in the next decade. Some important challenges and trends of environmental friendly operations in maritime logistics are outlined. The general trends entail, among others, the reduction of CO2/SOx/NOx, the design of more ecological shipping vessels, protect and enhance human health, recycle, re-use and remanufacture etc. A sustainable supply chain donate sustainable development by simultaneously delivering economic, social and environmental benefits – or what has been termed “ the triple bottom line”. A large

Trends and Challenges in Maritime Energy Management

Trends and Challenges in Maritime Energy Management
  • Author : Aykut I. Ölçer,Momoko Kitada,Dimitrios Dalaklis,Fabio Ballini
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKTrends and Challenges in Maritime Energy Management

This book provides an overview of contemporary trends and challenges in maritime energy management (MEM). Coordinated action is necessary to achieve a low carbon and energy-efficient maritime future, and MEM is the prevailing framework aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions resulting from maritime industry activities. The book familiarizes readers with the status quo in the field, and paves the way for finding solutions to perceived challenges. The 34 contributions cover six important aspects: regulatory framework; energy-efficient ship design; energy efficient ship

New Trends in Image Analysis and Processing -- ICIAP 2015 Workshops

New Trends in Image Analysis and Processing -- ICIAP 2015 Workshops
  • Author : Vittorio Murino,Enrico Puppo,Diego Sona,Marco Cristani,Carlo Sansone
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 August 2015
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of seven workshops held at the 18th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing, ICIAP 2015, in Genoa, Italy, in September 2015: International Workshop on Recent Advances in Digital Security: Biometrics and Forensics, BioFor 2015; International Workshop on Color in Texture and Material Recognition, CTMR 2015; International Workshop on Medical Imaging in Rheumatology: Advanced applications for the analysis of in ammation and damage in the rheumatoid Joint, RHEUMA 2015; International Workshop on Image-Based Smart City Application, ISCA 2015; International Workshop

Shipping and Ports in the Twenty-first Century

Shipping and Ports in the Twenty-first Century
  • Author : David Pinder,Brian Slack
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 June 2004
GET THIS BOOKShipping and Ports in the Twenty-first Century

Shipping and port systems are vital to societies and lifestyles around the world. In the late twentieth century, however, assumptions concerning the robustness of these systems were severely shaken by economic shocks triggered by oil crises. This volume explores how many of the consequent uncertainties have been resolved, and how adapted systems have been shaped to meet the challenges of the new millennium. To explore these issues, contributors focus on issues such as: · economic integration of emerging economies - in

New Trends in Earth-Science Outreach and Engagement

New Trends in Earth-Science Outreach and Engagement
  • Author : Jeanette L. Drake,Yekaterina Y. Kontar,Gwynne S. Rife
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 December 2013
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Perhaps just as perplexing as the biggest issues at the core of Earth science is the nature of communicating about nature itself. New Trends in Earth-Science Outreach and Engagement: The Nature of Communication examines the processes of communication necessary in bridging the chasm between climate change and natural hazard knowledge and public opinion and policy. At this junction of science and society, 17 chapters take a proactive and prescriptive approach to communicating with the public, the media, and policy makers about

Ports, Cities, and Global Supply Chains

Ports, Cities, and Global Supply Chains
  • Author : James Wang,Daniel Olivier,Theo Notteboom,Brian Slack
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 March 2017
GET THIS BOOKPorts, Cities, and Global Supply Chains

Global trends in policy and technology related fields are rapidly reshaping the port industry worldwide. International in scope, this volume provides multidisciplinary insights into the role port cities adopt in dealing with global supply chains. Throughout the book, concepts of strategic management, supply chain management, port and transport economics and economic and transport geography are applied to offer an in-depth understanding of the processes underlying global supply chains and associated spatial and functional dynamics in port-cities. The book also discusses