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Southern California Bunkering Operations Get On Board with Volatile Organic Compound Abatement

Posted By: Maggie Moon | Marine Engineering

Volatile organic compound (VOC) abatement regulations in Southern California have driven the development of a vapor processing plant that is suitable for the bunkering barges it serves. A system was required that could be mounted on board existing bunker barges, could be operated by existing tankerman crews and had...

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Joint Seakeeping Response Processes for Determining Structural loads

Posted By: Maggie Moon | Naval Architecture

Naval architects studying the structural dynamics of ships or other seakeeping responses have an interest in joint responses such as the concurrent six-degree-of-freedom hull girder loads.  Traditional treatments of seakeeping have focused primarily on the statistics of individual responses.  The following paper examines and elucidates the relationship between a...

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