A NEW APPROACH TO SUPERTANKER DESIGN

A stalemate between economic and ecologic interests in the movement of crude oil between supply and demand points has been developing over the last few years. To the present, the ship designer has played a minor role in effecting a rational compromise. While the new approach to supertanker design suggested here is obviously not a panacea for all problems that have arisen, it does address itself to a number of the ecologic differences that exist.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Gulf Publishing Company

    Box 2608
    Houston, TX  USA  77001
  • Authors:
    • Taggart Jr, R
  • Publication Date: 1974-3

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 21-25
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00054178
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Gulf Publishing Company
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1974 12:00AM