Moveable stainless steel (316) cargo tank
The tank is now placed loose in the cargo hold of a seagoing vessel for which purpose she was especially designed. (for this vessel)
The tank can be taken out because hoisting coupling are mounted and tank can be placed easily in another vessel or at shore.
Hoisting only possible when tank unloaded !
4 compartments of each 281 CBM
self supporting with pumproom in centre of the tank
tank is equiped with 3 displacement pumps of 50 CBM/hour = total 150 CBM/hour
2 x Johnsson displacement pump type TL2316 . Cap 50 CBM at 429 rpm
1 x Borger displacement pump type CL 390 . Cap 50 CBM at 335 rpm
All pumps can discharge at same time so total cap 150 CBM
4 different cargoes could be handled.
The discharge well is mounted in the centre of the bottom of each tank.
The max specific gravity for her cargo is given as 1,9 tons/CBM (dynamic) in a sailing vessel
Owners loaded gravity of 2,2
The Static max gravity for cargo when tank placed on flat bottom/floor at shore base is much higher.
Tank st/st 316 (outer framing of mild shipsteel)
tank outer sizes 22.m long, 10,00 m breadth and 6 m height
easy to lift in hold of standard vessels by crane
capacity 1150 CBM
empty weight abt 100 Mtons