A REVIEW OF THE IMCO CODE FOR GAS SHIPS

The paper reviews the background of the development of some of the more important requirements of the IMCO Code for Liquefied Gas Ships, such as those for cargo tanks, relief valves and damage stability. It also explains the actions of the Coast Guard in implementing the Code.

  • 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:
    • Lakey, R J
    • Kime, J W
    • Dickey, T R
  • Publication Date: 1977

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00156195
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Reporter and Engineering News
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 17 1977 12:00AM