Energy saving of LNG carriers.

[In Japanese. / En japonais.]

Author(s) : ITOYAMA N.

Type of article: Article


The paper studies diesel LNG carriers, analysing uncertainties, investigating LNG carrier operation and energy saving possibilities. It is found that turbine driven LNG carriers with lower boil-off rate and a forced vaporization system are best in terms of economics and operational flexibility.


  • Original title: [In Japanese. / En japonais.]
  • Record ID : 1995-1194
  • Languages: Japanese
  • Source: J. Soc. nav. Archit. Jap. - vol. 174
  • Publication date: 1993/12


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