In this book leading authorities throughout the world present information for the benefit of all those concerned with design, construction, operation and maintenance of concrete ships and other large floating concrete structures. It covers development of the concrete hull; prestressed concrete platforms for process plants; classification of concrete ships; operational experience with prestressed concrete barges; LNG concrete ship economics; financing concrete vessels; current trends in design and construction; the role of the marine surveyor, structural appraisal; quality control and maintenance; practical design and construction; the market for concrete gas carriers; Genora's floating prestressed concrete dock design and construction.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Thomas Telford Limited

    London,   United Kingdom 
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 208 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00323309
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 6 1981 12:00AM