Friday Focus: Mega-ship Challenges for Ports


A video created by the Wall Street Journal and published via YouTube discusses the challenges facing pilots for ensuring that the largest container ships can effectively be steered into port via tugboats.

In order to adapt to adapt to increase in ship sizes, Captain Peter McIsaac, President and Port Agent of San Francisco Pilots articulates the process of simulation to determine the maximum size ships that ports in the San Francisco Bay area can handle.

Feature: How tugboats service mega-ships at container ports

(Source: Дмитрий _______ / YouTube)

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