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1. (WO2018182862) SHIP/FLOATING STORAGE UNIT WITH DUAL CRYOGENIC CARGO TANK FOR LNG AND LIQUID NITROGEN

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/182862    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/017992
Publication Date: Fri Oct 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Feb 14 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: F17C 13/08
F17C 6/00
F17C 9/02
Applicants: EXXONMOBIL UPSTREAM RESEARCH COMPANY
BALASUBRAMANIAN, Sathish
BLACKERT, Austin
Inventors: BALASUBRAMANIAN, Sathish
BLACKERT, Austin
Title: SHIP/FLOATING STORAGE UNIT WITH DUAL CRYOGENIC CARGO TANK FOR LNG AND LIQUID NITROGEN
Abstract:
A water-borne carrier for transporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) and liquefied nitrogen (LIN). A plurality of dual-purpose cryogenic storage tanks are arranged along a length of the ship. The plurality of dual-purpose cryogenic storage tanks may contain LNG or LIN. A LNG-only cryogenic storage tank may be arranged along the length of the ship. The LNG-only cryogenic storage tank contains only LNG.