Discusses the various methods available for determining and monitoring the concentration of oxygen in gas mixtures and the suitability of these various approaches for shipboard use. The accurate and reliable measurement of oxygen concentrations in the holds of very large ocean-going tankers is of major importance for the safety of a ship fitted with inerting equipment as a means of preventing the build up of explosive gas mixtures above flammable liquid cargos.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the conference held in New York, N.Y., Jan. 16-18, 1974.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Super Ocean Carrier Conference Organization

    Berth 84, P.O. Box 269
    San Pedro, CA  United States  90733
  • Authors:
    • Harling, N
  • Publication Date: 1974

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  • Accession Number: 00084879
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 19 1975 12:00AM