Idea Details

Team and Contact Details

SNo Student Name School Degree Year Email
1Umer FarooqSMMEUndergraduateFourthumerfarooq467@hotmail.com
1Mohammad AbdulrehmanSMMEUndergraduateFourththeabdulrehman94@gmail.com
1Sarmad FaridSMMEUndergraduateFourth14bemesfarid@smme.edu.pk

Inter School Idea ? Yes
Do you need expertises from another area: No
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need:

Idea Details

Idea Name: Mobile Harbour
Slogan: Go big or go home.
Supervisor Name: Dr Emad Ud Din
Supervisor Designation: Professor
Supervisor School: SMME
Supervisor Department: SMME
Contact number: 03319109992
Email ID: emaduddin@smme.nust.edu.pk
Abstract:
    To increase cargo handling capacity worldwide, a novel maritime container transport system that can reduce the need of large port areas by going into deep water and aiding in container transportation.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    Recent trends in marine cargo transportation market include continued increase in global container shipping volume and the introduction of mega-sized containerships. It implies that container cargo handling capacity, worldwide, must increase accordingly.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   Countries with shallow ports that are not capable of docking larger ships need this transportation system for loading and unloading of containers. about 1.7% of the world's population.
How will the solution works
    We will make smaller mobile harbours with less capacity that will go into deep water and will load and unload containers with ease in deep sea.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    No competitors. It is a novel idea and it is in the implementation stage.
Status: Approved
Entry Date & Time: 2017-11-20 (2349)