Accession Number:

ADA080085

Title:

Proceedings of Conference on Oil Tanker Transportation: An Interdisciplinary Analysis of National and International Policy and Practice Held at Georgetown, South Carolina on 8-10 November 1978,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SOUTH CAROLINA UNIV COLUMBIA BELLE W BARUCH INST FOR MARINE BIOLOGY AND COASTAL RESEARCH

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

250.0

Abstract:

Partial Contents The Role of the Tanker Industry in Transport of Energy Resources--Crude Oil and The Energy Crisis, What is the Tanker Industry, Tanker Demand Models Protection of the Marine Environment--Marine Pollution-How Big a Problem, Environmental and Socioeconomic Effects of Oil Pollution Incidents Pollution Prevention Initiatives and Tankers--California State Activities Related to Tanker Safety and Pollution Abatement, The Environment and Navigational Freedoms, Sources of Initiatives Designed to Prevent Pollution by Tankers Overview of Transportation of Oil and Natural Gas by Tankers in Alaskan Waters and Impact of New Laws and Regulations on the Tanker Industry--Pollution Prevention Rules and Tankers-Putting Requirements into Practice, Liability and Damage Compensation for Tanker Oil Spills, New Technology in Shipping Crude Oil and Refined Products.

Subject Categories:

  • Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE