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1. (WO2017148571) METHOD FOR OPERATING A LIQUEFIED GAS TANK AND LIQUEFIED GAS TANK FOR RECEIVING LNG AND BOIL-OFF GAS

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/148571    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/000205
Publication Date: Sat Sep 09 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Wed Feb 15 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: B63B 25/16
F17C 7/02
Applicants: TGE MARINE GAS ENGINEERING GMBH
Inventors: ESSLER, Jürgen
TIEDEMANN, Thomas
HAMBÜCKER, Andreas
HAARMANN-KÜHN, Hans-Christian
Title: METHOD FOR OPERATING A LIQUEFIED GAS TANK AND LIQUEFIED GAS TANK FOR RECEIVING LNG AND BOIL-OFF GAS
Abstract:
The invention relates to a method for operating a liquefied gas tank (1) with a tank volume (2) for receiving LNG and boil-off gas (BOG), wherein a gaseous BOG stream and a liquid LNG stream are fed to the tank volume, and wherein the BOG stream is introduced into the LNG stream. Subsequently, the resulting BOG-LNG mixture is introduced into the tank volume. The invention also relates to a corresponding liquefied gas tank.