SUBSEA TRANSPORT OF ARCTIC OIL. A TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC EVALUATION

The nuclear propelled submarine, as a cargo vessel for transport of Arctic crude oil, is discussed as an element of a subsea transport system. The submarine is presented as technically feasible and the paper concludes such a subsea system to be economically competitive with other transport modes for delivery of Northern Alaskan and Canadian Arctic crudes to North Atlantic and European markets.

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 95-122
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00028597
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper 1425
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 10 1972 12:00AM