LNG: WATER EXPLOSIONS

The report directs attention to a proposed solution of a puzzling problem that has been a cause of concern in the shipment of liquefied natural gas--a type of flameless explosion encountered under certain conditions when liquefied natural gas is spilled into water. The report suggests further research to improve understanding of the phenomenon.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Academy of Sciences

    2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20418
  • Authors:
    • KATZ, D L
  • Publication Date: 1973-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 63 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00054479
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-CG-11775
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 18 1974 12:00AM