TANKERS FACE A FINELY BALANCED FUTURE

The article highlights the problems of double-hull design tankers, such as inherent instability and fatigue characteristics, which are receiving criticism. Also discussed are tanker demand forecasts which predict a newbuilding demand of 18 million dwt per year.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Motor Ship, v 75 n 897, April 1995, p 31 [4 p, 3 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Lanz, R
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00710923
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM