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Major features of the 250,000 dwt tanker Esso Northumbria are described, including-the main and auxiliary machinery/ details of mounting the propeller without keying by the high pressure oil injection method/ the l20 point automatic control system covering the main machinery, cargo pumps, and electric generators; the communications equipment, including main radiotelegraph and radiotelephone service, emergency equipment, and equipment to communicate with tugs, pilots and port radio stations/ and the research study being performed to verify new computer techniques for designing structures.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Terminus Publications Limited

    Speedway House, Quarry Hill Parade
    Tonbridge, Kent,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1970-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 577-578
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015040
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1973 12:00AM