A selfdischarger is a ship that is able to discharge its cargo using its own gear. The most common discharge method for
bulk cargois to use an excavator that is fitted on a traverse running over the vessel's entire hatch, and that is able to move sideways as well.
* [http://www.aasenchar.com Aasen Shipping AS] (Norway)
* [http://www.all-transport.no ALL-Transport AS] (Norway)
* [http://www.rimship.no Rimship AS] (Norway)
* [http://www.citadelshipping.se Citadel Shipping AB] (Sweden)
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Bulk cargo — A mini bulker taking on cargo in Brest. Bulk cargo is commodity cargo that is transported unpackaged in large quantities. This cargo is usually dropped or poured, with a spout or shovel bucket, as a liquid or as a mass of relatively small solids… … Wikipedia