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Title:
LIQUID HYDROGEN CARRIER SHIP AND HULL PROTECTION METHOD
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/172082
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
This liquid hydrogen carrier ship comprises: a hull; a tank that is provided on the hull and that includes a tank body for storing liquid hydrogen and a thermal insulation layer covering the tank body; a tank cover that together with the hull forms a holding space for housing the tank; a nitrogen supply device that supplies nitrogen to the interior of the holding space; a seawater supply device that supplies seawater to the interior of the holding space; a temperature gauge that measures the temperature of the surface of the thermal insulation layer or the temperature of the interior of the thermal insulation layer; and a control device that controls the seawater supply device so that a seawater layer is formed at the bottom of the holding space when the temperature measured by the temperature gauge falls below a preset value.

Inventors:
GOKAN, Kazuto
OHASHI, Tetsuya
SUZUKI, Tomomi
Application Number:
JP2019/007876
Publication Date:
September 12, 2019
Filing Date:
February 28, 2019
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Assignee:
KAWASAKI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (1-1 Higashikawasaki-cho 3-chome, Chuo-ku Kobe-sh, Hyogo 70, 〒6508670, JP)
International Classes:
B63B25/16; B65D90/02; F17C13/02
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
PATENT CORPORATE BODY ARCO PATENT OFFICE (3rd Fl, Bo-eki Bldg. 123-1, Higashimachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe-sh, Hyogo 31, 〒6500031, JP)
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