MATCO THAMES. "OVER THE BOW" LOADING INSTALLATION FOR MOBIL'S NORTH SEA BERYL OIL FIELD

The 51,470 GRT oil tanker has an OA length of 246.50 M, a cargo oil tank capacity (including slop tank) of 110,228 cum, and a 23,200 BHP IHI sulzer 8 RND 90 diesel engine giving a speed of 17.06 knots. A description of the gearmatic drum winches, traction winch system, control console, and electro-hydraulic power unit is given, and forecastle equipment layout is shown. Hose connecting device and mooring device for mooring hawser are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Bureau Veritas

    One Western Union International Plaza
    New York, NY  USA  10004
  • Authors:
    • Farrugia, E
  • Publication Date: 1977-6

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  • Accession Number: 00167667
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 13 1978 12:00AM