SEA TRIALS OF THE ONE-HUNDRED-TON OIL RECOVERY VESSEL FOR BANTRY BAY

The vessel "Bay Skimmer" has an oa length of 68 ft, a displacement of 100 tons, and a total HP of 500. It utilizes the "dynamic inclined plane" principle for oil collection, harvests oil up to 3 knots, and has a top speed of 8-10 knots. The paper presents the results of builder's trials and sea trials, and the scaling of oil recovery performance for two oil recovery ships of 500 and 750 tons displacement. General arrangements are given. Order from NSFI as No. 17118.

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  • Pagination: p. 209

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  • Accession Number: 00196224
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1979 12:00AM