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1. (WO2018203011) STORAGE FACILITY FOR A LIQUEFIED GAS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/203011    International Application No.:    PCT/FR2018/051113
Publication Date: Fri Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Fri May 04 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: F17C 6/00
F17C 9/00
Applicants: GAZTRANSPORT ET TECHNIGAZ
Inventors: LOMBARD, Fabrice
BOUVIER, Arnaud
DELETRE, Bruno
Title: STORAGE FACILITY FOR A LIQUEFIED GAS
Abstract:
The invention relates to a storage facility for a liquefied gas, comprising: a tank having an interior space delimited by sealed and thermally insulating walls, a pump (10) arranged in the interior space (6) of the tank near a bottom wall (8) of the tank and intended to be immersed at least partially in a cargo of liquefied gas for pumping the cargo of liquefied gas, and a temperature sensor (20) arranged to measure a temperature of the pump or a temperature of a fluid contained in the interior space of the tank at a height located between the lowest point of the pump and the highest point of the pump. The use method has the step of determining the temperature of the pump (10) by means of a measurement signal produced by the temperature sensor (20).