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.
Marine Safety CouncilU.S. Coast Guard Headquarters
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Williams, H D
- Publication Date: 1972
- Pagination: 5 p.
- Volume: 29
- TRT Terms: Freight handling; Freight transportation; Liquefied natural gas; Pipeline safety; Safety; Spills (Pollution)
- Old TRIS Terms: Lng handling; Lng safety; Lng spills; Lng transportation
- Subject Areas: Freight Transportation; Marine Transportation; Pipelines; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00056392
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Jul 15 2002 12:00AM