CLASSIFICATION OF LPG CARRIERS: ASPECTS OF NEW AND FORESEEABLE IMCO-RULES

Historical facets of the IMCO resolutions and Codes for new and existing gas carriers are outlined and it is concluded that they have been well accepted and rapidly implemented by all partners of the gas carrier industry. The second part of this statement reflects the personal opinion of the author on the possible evolution of the rules relating to LPG carriers, with reference to several factors which may affect them in the future.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of GASTECH 81 LNG/LPG Conference, Hamburg, 20-23 Oct. 1981, p. 427 (2 pp.)
  • Authors:
    • Benoit, J
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1981

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00684323
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM