A SINGLE POINT MOORING BUOY AND LOADING DEVICE FOR TANKERS

Single point mooring buoy and loading device for tankers consists of a foundation fastened to the sea bottom, a buoy near the surface, an anchor leg which joins the foundation and the buoy, absorbs the sea loads, and consists of a nonrotating rigid liquid conduit flexibility joined to the buoy and to the foundation. A loading or unloading conduit is joined to the rigid conduit.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Netherlands Patent Appl. 70,13320, dated March 11, 1971.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Esso Research and Engineering Company

    Florham Park, NJ  USA  07932
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056577
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Patent
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1974 12:00AM