CAN OIL DISASTERS BE AVOIDED BY USING BETTER ANCHORS?

The author suggests, in combination with a constant tension winch, using a ring anchor linked to a steel cable in order to stop a tanker with engine damage and keep it in position, thus avoiding stranding and spillage. Order from NSFI as No. 19896.

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    Institute of Marine Engineers

    Memorial Building, 76 Mark Lane
    London EC3R 7JN,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Klaren, P J
  • Publication Date: 1979-12

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  • Accession Number: 00319456
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1980 12:00AM