The 72,480 tdw LNG Carrier "Hilli" has a length oa of 293.00 m, a beam of 41.60 m, a draft (summer) 11.70 m and is powered by a Kvaerner Brug/GE MST-14 double reduction geared, cross compound impulse steam turbine developing 38 000 shp at a propeller rpm of 105 giving a service speed of 19.7 knots. The cargo containment system comprises six self-supporting spherical aluminum tanks, each sphere suspended at the equator by a vertical cylindrical skirt the upper part being made of aluminum and the rest of steel. Cargo capacity is 125,000 cu m.

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  • Serial:
    • Marine Week
    • Volume: 3
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: IPC Business Press Limited

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  • Accession Number: 00148161
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM