A brief description of an inert-gas producing barge, to be used in purging the tanks of LNG ships when they are brought in for periodic repair, is given. The principal inert gas producing equipment fitted on board the barge is basically a "Turbo-Inert" system, whose components include a gas turbine, components are briefly described, and the capabilities and limits of the plant are also discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Whitehall Technical Press Limited

    29 Palace Street, Westminster
    London SW1,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1973-11

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  • Accession Number: 00052055
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Maritime Research Center, Kings Point
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1974 12:00AM