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Search: Posts Made By: oldman 80
Forum: Bulk Carriers 9th May 2012, 23:26
Replies: 39
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Posted By oldman 80
alternate hold loading

Oh, I nearly forgot :-
Holds 1,3, 5, 7 & 9 were strengthened for high density cargoes whilst 2, 4, 6 & 8 were not.
Ref:- tank top loadings.
I'd almost forgotten, but on ore, in the case of most...
Forum: Bulk Carriers 9th May 2012, 22:33
Replies: 39
Views: 18,066
Posted By oldman 80
Well I suppose you could say that, but with iron...

Well I suppose you could say that, but with iron ore, alternate hold loading was recommended,or imposed on the vessel, in the builders operations manuals.
The reason of course was to minimise...
Forum: Bulk Carriers 9th May 2012, 12:17
Replies: 39
Views: 18,066
Posted By oldman 80
I was what you would classify as a definite OBO...

I was what you would classify as a definite OBO man. My first experience of them was standing by the building of Norvegia team and Anglia Team in Gothenburg in the early 1970's. It was the perfect...
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