chemical tanker


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chemical tanker

[′kem·i·kəl ′taŋ·kər]
(naval architecture)
Ship designed with tanks of stainless steel, or of other materials, capable of containing chemicals.
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IN MERSEY | In the Mersey today, |Thun Goliath, a chemical tanker carrying fuel oil; Philipp, a container vessel coming from and returning to Spain; Manfred, a container vessel coming from Portugal and sailing on to Ireland; Stolt Seagull, a chemical tanker carrying lubricating oil from France; Doric, a bulk carrier carrying steel coils from China; Kaami, a cargo vessel carrying animal feedstuffs from the Netherlands; Ennio Marnix, a cargo vessel carrying steel from Turkey.
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Nordic Tankers and Borealis Maritime Ltd has announced that it will form a jointly venture company, Crystal Nordic A/S a strong player in the short-sea, ice class chemical tanker trade in the Baltic and North-Western European market.
A MAIN road in the West Midlands was closed after a chemical tanker overturned next to a busy motorway junction.
The coating upgrade is part of Navig8's ambition to be the leading supplier of sophisticated large chemical tanker tonnage with maximum earning potential and minimum cost base.
The advanced low-fuel-consumption engine will ensure high efficiency even during slow steaming, and will be installed on a 35k chemical tanker being built by Shin Kurushima Dockyard Co.
A Turkish-flagged chemical tanker sailing along the Marmara coast burst Jan.
He said that the company would focus on its chemical tanker operations and look to add up to six chemical tanker vessels to its fleet.
The company is exploring the possibility of buying second-hand tonnage and engaging in bareboat charters to break into the chemical tanker shipping sector.
On March 8, EU NAVFOR flagship ESPS Mendez Nunez provided much-needed assistance to the crew of chemical tanker MV Royal Grace after the vessel was unexpectedly released by Somali pirates," EU NAVFOR told Times of Oman in an email.
In one of China's worst road accidents in recent times, a chemical tanker has collided with a bus killing 36 onboard.
National Chemical Carriers (NCC) of Saudi Arabia, a subsidiary of the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (BAHRI), announced that it has received a new chemical tanker.