FIRST U.S.-BUILT EL PASO LNG SHIP DELIVERED BY NEWPORT NEWS

The El Paso Southern is a tanker which has an overall length of 848.5 ft, a beam of 135 ft, a gross tonnage of 58,800, a capacity of 126,020 cubic meters and a service speed of 18.5 knots. Centralized control of the propulsion system is maintained from the engine room. Cargo handling and monitoring occurs in a cargo control room. Overall command and navigational control is centered in the wheel house.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 530
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 29-33
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 83
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194945
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM