U.S. FLAG TANKER FLEET & DOMESTIC CARRIAGE REQUIREMENTS: AN ASSESSMENT OF FLEET ADEQUACY, (OCT. 1976)

Report assessing U.S.-flag tanker fleet ability to meet Alaskan oil trade and national strategic petroleum reserve (spr) carriage requirements, 1978, 1980, and 1982. Uses f.e.a. Oil production and distribution estimates to forecast tanker capacity demand, for Alaskan trade; and for spr buildup and withdrawal under severe and moderate OPEC oil embargo assumptions. Contents: a. Narrative report, with 8 tables. B. Appendices, with methodology, and 7 tables showing characteristics of 5 alternative pipeline routes; and inventory of U.S.-flag tankers, with detailed data on those suitable for transporting Alaskan crude, including owner, operator, tonnage, and current employment. Copyright asi.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Maritime Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1976-10

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00321179
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM