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The costs of error in maritime cargo

Lashing errors could result in a scenario which all cargo handling parties in the shipping industry try to avoid. Special cargo is extremely valuable, not only because there is a lot of time and money invested into research and development of these...

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Stowage planning: the sky is the limit!

Only a few years ago, no one ever heard of an ‘XL monopile’. Nowadays, these steel giants weighting over 1.000mt are everywhere. In an industry where windmill turbines are getting heavier and ‘wind farms’ are being installed in deeper waters, the sky...

Part #2: Who is responsible for the costs of over-lashing?

Dear all, thank you for your comments, all of them. After reading them very carefully, I found out that some people think there is no such thing as under- or over- lashing. One cannot exist without the other. The question would be how to define these...