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Published by The Organization in London .
Written in English


  • Tankers -- Loading and unloading.,
  • Oil pollution of the sea.,
  • Oil pollution of rivers, harbors, etc.

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StatementInternational Maritime Organization.
LC ClassificationsVM455 .C68 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3119715M
ISBN 109280111337
LC Control Number82229837

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  Crude Oil Washing Systems [No author.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Crude Oil Washing Systems. HM Guidelines for the crude oil washing of ships’ tanks and the heating of crude oil being transported by sea, 3rd Edition. Addendum 31 May Page Annex B – Crude oil data. The information provided in Table B.2 was made available by the committee at the time of publication. Please refer to the Energy Institute website. Crude oil washing (abbreviated to the COW) was developed for the tanker industry in the early ’s. Being the result of increasingly restrictive legislation and the need to stop oil pollution completely. Improved methods were needed to clean the tanks than by mere salt water. Crude oil washing (C.O.W.) is a system whereby oil tanks on a tanker are cleaned out between voyages not with water, but with crude oil - the cargo itself. The solvent action of crude oil makes the cleaning process far more effective than when water is used.

I. Revised specifications for the design, operation and control of crude oil washing systems --II. Standard format for the crude oil washing operations and equipment manual --III. Examples of crude oil washing operations and equipment manuals --IV. Guidelines for in-port inspection of crude oil washing . This is an E-Reader edition of Crude Oil Washing Systems, e-book (E-Reader Download) E-reader files are presented in ebk format and are viewed using the free software The IMO Bookshelf which is available for Windows only. Crude Oil Washing Systems, 4th () edition, ISBN , published by IMO. HM 40 GUIDELINES FOR THE CRUDE OIL WASHING OF SHIPS’ TANKS AND THE HEATING OF CRUDE OIL BEING TRANSPORTED BY SEA. Crude oil washing (COW) is washing out the residue from the oil tanker using the crude oil cargo itself, after the cargo tanks have been emptied. Crude oil is pumped back and preheated in the slop tanks, then sprayed back via high pressure nozzles in the cargo tanks onto the walls of the tank. Due to the sticky nature of the crude oil, the oil clings to the tank walls, and such oil adds to the.