Tanker Operations: A Handbook for the Person-in-Charge
by Huber, Mark
5th ed. Covers every aspect of tanker routine including loading, discharging, ballasting, tank cleaning, cargo gauging and calculating, safety precautions, fire fighting, and pollution avoidance. New sections in this edition include inspection procedures for chartering, cargo pump troubleshooting, and details concening the role of the tankerman from a commercial perspective in the transportation industry. Separate chapters are devoted to the hazards and precautions relation to enclosed space entry and the emergency operations that involve situations specific to the cargo area of the vessel. CD Rom of Appendices included.