Offshore transportation companies reacting to the state of the market have become cautious about placing orders for new vessels. Of the 191 firms who responded to the present survey, only 36 reported new vessels under construction or in the planning stage. The active marine fleet now totals 3,049 vessels, a 9.6% increase over last year's figure of 2,781. However, the survey includes 27 companies new to these lists. The 23 tables give owner, type of vessel, dimensions, tonnage, bhp, speed, and accommodation space, as well as other data. Order from BSRA as No. 52,206.

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    Petroleum Publishing Company

    1200 South Post Oak Road
    Houston, TX  United States  77027
  • Authors:
    • Burnett, B
  • Publication Date: 1979-3

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  • Pagination: p. 81
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  • Accession Number: 00308986
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1980 12:00AM