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Sources of oil and water in bilges of Great Lakes ships

John B. Woodward

Sources of oil and water in bilges of Great Lakes ships

by John B. Woodward

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Environmental Research Center : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oil pollution of rivers, harbors, etc. -- Great Lakes.,
  • Ships -- Waste disposal.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John B. Woodward ; Dept. of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
    SeriesEnvironmental protection technology series ; EPA-670/2-74-054, Research reporting series -- EPA-670/2-74-054.
    ContributionsNational Environmental Research Center (Cincinnati, Ohio)., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 34 p. :
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17645356M

      Oil Company Looks To Great Lakes As Shipping Demand Booms North Dakota and western Canada are producing crude oil faster than rail cars . The Great Lakes faces a critical choice. Should the region become a thruway for shipping tar sands crude oil via ship? Shipping this form of crude oil could be disastrous for the Great Lakes because: The thick, heavy crude sinks rather than floats. This makes it extremely difficult to remove from the water .

    Oil record book; Cargo record book; Garbage record book; Oil Record Book. The oil record book is in two parts. One is for the discharge of engine room bilges and the other is for the discharge of oil cargo wash from the slop tanks. Sources Of Oil And Water. The oily waste system provides a means for the collection of lube oil, fuel oil, and oil contaminated water through the use of drainage funnels and drip pans piped directly into the dirt oil tank.

    Having grown up in the Great Lakes area, I was happy to find this book and what a great book it is. Welcome aboard to some of the grandest ships ever to sail the Great Lakes. Not only do you see the various ships but the hosts and sailors themselves have personally tested each recipe and wholeheartedly stand behind the meals they serve/5(8). A breathtaking photographic gallery, Classic Ships of the Great Lakes presents diverse views of current and historic vessels that have traversed the vast freshwaters of the American Midwest. Chapters are divided by ship type, and a brief historical account introduces each section: passenger ships, whalebacks, bulk carriers, self-unloaders, cement carriers, oil tankers, super ships, and more.


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Piping for bilge and ballast must be arranged so as to prevent, by the appropriate installation of stop and non-return valves, oil or water from the sea or ballast spaces from passing into a cargo hold or machinery space, or from passing from one compartment to another, regardless of the source.

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