HM 55/API MPMS Chapter 17.10.2 Measurement of cargoes on board marine gas carriers liquefied petroleum and chemical gases

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  • Published: March 2016
  • REF/ISBN: 9780852937884
  • Edition: 2nd
  • Status: New

This publication provides guidance to vessel and shore personnel regarding accepted methods for determining quantities of liquefied petroleum and chemical gas cargoes, excluding liquefied natural gas (LNG), on board refrigerated and/or pressurized gas carriers.

It includes recommended methods for measuring, sampling, documenting, and reporting quantities on board these vessels. The measurement systems commonly used on refrigerated and/or pressurized gas carriers designed to carry those types of cargoes are also covered.

This second edition contains general updates together with additional example calculations to further assist the user.

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