WORLD'S LARGEST OIL PUMP OPERATING IN KUWAIT

A pump used by Kuwait Oil Co. to load the giant oil tankers that trade between Bantry Bay and the Arbian Gulf is capable of delivering 15,000 tons/hr of oil through a 40 in. dia submarine pipeline to a terminal 10 mi offshore. Driven by an English Electric 14,000 hp power pack, down-rated to 11,500 hp and powered by a single Rolls-Royce industrial Avon gas generator.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Petroleum Engineer Publishing Company

    Box 1589
    Dallas, TX  USA  75221
  • Publication Date: 1969-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 80
  • Serial:
    • Pipeline Engineer
    • Volume: 41
    • Issue Number: 80
    • Publisher: Petroleum Engineer Publishing Company

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056004
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 24 1974 12:00AM