AN OFFSHORE LOADING AND UNLOADING FACILITY FOR TANKERS

An offshore loading and unloading facility for tankers includes a tower anchored on the sea bottom, a generally rectangular floating bridge pivotable about the tower through an angle of 360 deg for mooring the tanker along at least one of its sides, and a transfer line extending from the tower to the mooring side, the pivot point being at a corner which is opposite to the mooring side.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Netherlands Patent Appl. 69,16576.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Mannesmann AG

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  • Publication Date: 1970-5-14

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056644
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Patent
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1974 12:00AM