Inland waterways transport system: Waterway systems, the characteristics, the constraints and development of inland waterways, types of inland marine vessels, inland ports and terminals, inland waterway shipping companies, barge owners. The basic legal principles: national regulations, multilateral agreement, contract rights and liability rules. The economic aspects: the organization and conduct of inland waterway transport, calculations relating to inland vessels
Logistics & Transport Management (Bachelor)
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After the completion of this module, the students will be able to list and to compare the specific aspects of a transport carrier in land based transport methods: road, rail and inland waterways.