AN APPARATUS FOR TRANSFERRING FLUID BETWEEN A SUBMERGED STORAGE TANK AND A SHIP

An apparatus for transferring fluid between a submerged storage tank and a ship comprises an elongated rigid element having its upper end above the surface of the water when in vertical position and its lower end attached by a universal joint to the tank, a floatable chamber attached to the upper end of the element, and transfer conduits extending from the ship along the length of the element.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • French Patent No. 2,068,185, dated Aug 26, 1970.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institut National de la Propriete Industrielle

    26 rue de Leningrad
    Paris 8e,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Whitley, J O
    • Scales, R E
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  • Accession Number: 00056581
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Patent
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1974 12:00AM