NITROGEN--THE COST EFFECTIVE WAY TO PROTECT PRECIOUS CARGOES

The use of nitrogen gas in ship holds to protect cargoes that might deteriorate in the presence of oxygen or moisture is described. Various methods of producing or obtaining the nitrogen are explained. A typical procedure for purging a tank is described.

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  • Accession Number: 00659288
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM