A COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR OPTIMIZATION OF LNG TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM (REPORT 1)

TRANSAP-LNG consists of four main program packages designed for the following purposes: (1) Optimization of a total system; (2) Evaluation of the total system of a given system model; (3) Analysis of sea transportation system including end facilities; and (4) Optimization of LNG tankers. This paper describes the outline of TRANSP-LNG and the contents of the contents of the program packages (1) and (2) mentioned above. As an example a preliminary optimization study was made on LNG transportation to Japan under some assumptions, and the computed results are presented. Part 2 of this paper describes the contents of the program packages (3) and (4) and other computed results.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mitsui Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Ltd

    6-4 Tsukiji, 5-chome, Chuo-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Narita, H
  • Publication Date: 1973

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  • Pagination: p. 50-62
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00084900
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Mitsui Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Ltd
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 19 1975 12:00AM