MARINE FUELS--THEIR FUTURE AND USE ABOARD SHIP

The most probable course of events (type, availability, price) in marine bunkers for the forseeable future is discussed. Various projects underway by the U.S. Maritime Administration relating to improving fuel consumption aboard ship are described. These projects address such areas as combustion improvement, advanced marine boiler/burner design, degraded fuels, propulsion systems and advanced powerplants.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper presented at 1977 SNAME Spring Meeting and STAR Symposium, San Francisco, California, May 25-27.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  USA  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Critelli, F X
  • Publication Date: 1977

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00153826
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Reporter and Engineering News
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 17 1977 12:00AM