This ship is a highly-specialized tanker to carry bitumen products and has a number of novel features in her tank arrangement, machinery and fire-fighting equipment. Four Hedemora-Pielstick engines running at 1500 rpm are geared to a single KaMeWa propeller. The cargo tanks are heated by circulation of thermal oil from a Thermopac boiler. Details of construction are given, along with particulars of the arrangement, machinery, cargo system, and planned operating procedure.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Whitehall Technical Press Limited

    Wrotham Place
    Wrotham, Sevenoaks, Kent ME14 1PE,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1969-5

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  • Accession Number: 00005511
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1973 12:00AM