Weather impact assessed in ExxonMobil STS study

AuthorsJaap de Wilde
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 82
DateMar 1, 2004
Reading time3 minutes

Ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of crude oil and petroleum cargoes has become common practice within the marine industry. The operation at sea involves two large seagoing tankers moored alongside each other. Special transfer areas are in use in which the operation can be carried out safely.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsrenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seatransport and shippingmooring and offloadingmotionsoffloadingsimulationoffshore engineering