SUPER COAL/ORE CARRIER UNLOADS ITSELF AT 6,000 TO 10,000 TONS PER HOUR

The self-unloading coal/ore carrier James R. Barker has a length oa of 1000 ft, a beam of 105 ft, a draft of 28 ft and is powered by two Colt-Pielstick PC-2V 400 nonreversible diesel engines each developing 8000 bhp at 520 rpm, reversing is accomplished through the cp propeller. Cargo capacity-coal is 52 000 and the iron ore pellet capacity is 59 000 t.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1976-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 76-79
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 81
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00157655
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1977 12:00AM