LNG SHIPS-A NEW CONSTRUCTION APPROACH

A new approach to the construction of LNG ships is presented. This system involves the construction of the ships hull by a shipyard, and the construction of the LNG tanks by an experienced cryogenic tank manufacturer. The completed tanks are shipped by barge to the shipyard, where final construction takes place. The numerous advantages gained through the utilization of this construction approach are fully described in the article.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Maritime Activity Reports Incorporated

    107 East 31st Street
    New York, NY  USA  10016
  • Authors:
    • Hamren Jr, F E
  • Publication Date: 1973-2-1

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  • Accession Number: 00043984
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Merchant Marine Academy
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1973 12:00AM