MORE DETAIL ON THE HAZARDS OF LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS IN MARINE TRANSPORTATION

A discussion covers the trend to increasing traffic in LNG; the existence of hazards during the three basic operations of loading, transportation, and discharging of LNG at a marine terminal; safety measures for dealing with accidental gas releases; and the possible need for some form of ship operational control in certain ports to achieve the desired level of safety.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Marine Safety Council

    U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Williams, H D
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Pagination: 5 p.
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 29

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056392
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 2002 12:00AM