SCUPPERWELL: AN INNOVATIVE POLLUTION-AVOIDANCE SYSTEM

The article describes the Scupperwell deck drain system which operates continuously and without manual intervention, taking care of all rain and other water together with any spilled oil accumulating on deck; it ensures that only clean water is discharged overboard, or to a ballast tank in special areas, and oil diverted to a special tank.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Naval Architect, Jan 1996, p 23 [2 p, 3 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1996

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00727438
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 1 1996 12:00AM