US COAST GUARD LNG REGULATIONS

A discussion is presented of proposed regulations for liquefied gas carriers. This includes such items as definitions, ship stability requirements, cargo tank location, ship arrangements, cargo containment systems, piping system requirements, materials of construction, cargo pressure and temperature control, cargo venting systems, filling limits for cargo tanks, environmental control in and around cargo tanks, fire protection, ventilation in the cargo area, instrumentation, crew protection, operating requirements, and special requirements for particular gases. Cargo containment systems, safety systems, and regulations for terminals are examined.

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 293-323
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 9

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00312352
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1980 12:00AM