SPHERICAL LNG-TANK ON CONTINUOUS CYLINDRICAL SKIRTS. A SHIPBUILDER'S AND LICENSER'S EXPERIENCE
The paper reviews briefly some important aspects of the Moss-Rosenberg spherical tank concept and the research effort put into its development. Emphasis is placed on building and operating experience and presentation of improvements and new developments, including briefly the design of a 35,000 cum LNG-tanker. The frame of the license agreements and a review of tank construction at licensees are presented. Order from NSFI as No. 14836.
- Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Liquefied Natural Gas, Duesseldorf, Germany, August 29-September 1, 1977, Session IV.
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- Tonnessen, A
- Publication Date: 1977
- Features: References;
- Pagination: 32 p.
- TRT Terms: Chemical tankers; Design; Licensing; Liquefied gases; Liquefied natural gas; Tankers; Tanks (Containers)
- Old TRIS Terms: Licensing requirements; Lng tank construction; Lng tank design; Tank construction; Tank design
- Subject Areas: Design; Marine Transportation; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00182938
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
- Report/Paper Numbers: Paper No. 9 Conf Paper
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Oct 31 1978 12:00AM