How to seal a supertanker

Crossley, M.; Hamer, M.
March 1992
New Scientist;3/14/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1812, p40
Discusses the problems with supertankers known as VLCC (very large crude carriers) and attempts being made to make them safer. Some of the worst oil spills in history; Reputation that the VLCCs have acquired; Recent rules that governments have instituted concerning VLCCs; Criticism of these acts; Arguments against double hull supertankers.


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