INVAR ALLOY PROVES WORTH FOR LNG TANKER APPLICATIONS

Because of its ductility, toughness, stable characteristics at low temperatures and good weldability, Invar (containing 0.1% C, 36% Ni, 0.3% Mn and Fe balance) is one of the most suitable alloys for cryogenic applications. Article describes specially developed technique of building LNG tankers using Invar membrane system.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Petroleum Engineer Publishing Company

    Box 1589
    Dallas, TX  USA  75221
  • Authors:
    • Caillaud, J
  • Publication Date: 1970-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 45-46,48
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00034454
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1973 12:00AM