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double bottom

[¦dəb·əl ′bäd·əm]
(naval architecture)
A ship bottom with space between the inner and outer plating.
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Unless built upon piles, like Notre-Dame, a palace, a fortress, a church, had always a double bottom.
Contract award: double bottoms, v0366 / 2015 mos bremerhaven.
However, commercials were focused on the double bottoms and not the volatility of prices.
Currently in Poland and in other countries, the codes and regulations require that all new storage tanks must have double bottoms and working tanks have to be modernized by adding the second bottom.
When passing through customs, inspection officials discovered two plastic bags, one containing 7,080 grams of ecstasy and the other 7,520 grams of the drug, in double bottoms of the pair's suitcases.
The double bottoms rule would require protecting the inner hull with a second skin about six feet from the cargo tanks.
Component of this measure is the installation of cavity and double bottoms in the components A and D.
This new class of tugs will be ABS classed and include double bottoms in the fuel tanks.
About 2 350 mA double bottoms (20 cm high + court),- Approximately 1200 mA plasterboard walls double planked,- 900 m forming tube substructures,- 550 mA Innenbeplankungen and facings,- All flooring work: linoleum, terrazzo, ceramic tile, wood floors.
Upon delivery of these newbuildings, OSG's VLCC and Aframax fleets will each average under five years of age, versus today's world fleet average age of more than 12 years, and over 90% of OSG's tankers will be protected by double hulls, double sides or double bottoms.
Tenders are invited for local technical infrastructure installations of the technical infrastructure of the premises and the service areas of the service areas covered incision Turtmann Martischeiju and the tunnel Riedenberg as: - Heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing (HVAC) - Electrical installations (lighting, power, HVAC) - Double bottoms - Furniture, foreclosure,- 2 - part epoxy floor primer including 1200 m2 of - Acrylic joints and hybrid joints Brandschutzkittfugen 5500 m Metal construction (doors, windows, railings, crane) - Supply and installation of 22 pcs stainless steel doors - Supply and installation of handrails 60 m - Supply and installation of electrical.