Deep Tank

deep tank

[′dēp ‚taŋk]
(naval architecture)
A tank that extends from the bottom of a ship up to or higher than the lower deck.

Deep Tank

 

a tank rising on the floor of the second bottom of a vessel. The deep tank is bounded by water-tight bulkheads and is provided with hatches and covers. Ballast deep tanks are provided to improve the equilibrium of a boat when it is proceeding unloaded, and sometimes they are used to distribute a free-flowing cargo or one of a lumpy consistency. Fuel deep tanks are used to store liquid fuel required by vessels. In some dry cargo vessels, a deep tank is installed for liquid cargo (such as vegetable oil or latex).

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The 72,000 litre, 3.5 metre deep tank will feature atmospheric effects, such as smell and temperature to add to the replica environment for guests and creatures.
The 72,000 litre, 3.5 metre deep tank will feature atmospheric effects, such as smell and temperature, to add to the replica environment for guests and creatures.
The 72,000-litre, 3.5-metre deep tank will feature atmospheric effects, such as smell and temperature, to add to the replica environment for guests and creatures.
The bnnetze gmbh plans on behalf of the builders merdingen-ihringen-breisach (bhg) "on the main line the construction of a water transport pipeline dn300 to dn400 (fa1 -fa4) from the high tank opfingen to the deep tank breisach and a stub dn150 (fa5) on the side road from gndlingen to the pumping station ihringen.
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The 5m deep tank contains 2.4 million litres of fresh water and is circumferentially ringed by a total of 168 absorbing wave makers.
According to the media report, the leprosy centre, has no sewer connection, houses 60 members of 16 families and relies on a 10 feet deep tank to collect waste which is cleaned by inmates on regular intervals.
Speaking after the hearing, HSE Inspector Kevin Jones said: "Peter Halligan sadly lost his life because his employer didn't give any thought to his safety as he worked above a 15-metre deep tank.
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According to forest officials, the leopard had fallen into the 10- feet deep tank while chasing its prey on Sunday night.
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