NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN MARINE FUELS AND LUBRICANTS--THE INFLUENCE OF THE CHANGING SCENE IN SHIPPING

@inproceedings{Golothan1972NEWDI,
  title={NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN MARINE FUELS AND LUBRICANTS--THE INFLUENCE OF THE CHANGING SCENE IN SHIPPING},
  author={D. W. Golothan},
  year={1972}
}
The growth in world trade and energy requirements, intense competition and the mounting costs of manpower and maintenance are resulting in profound changes in the shipping industry. Container ships, combination carriers and tankers are likely to be the dominant ship types of the future, and the traditional types of propulsion unit, i.e. the slow speed Diesel and the steam turbine, will be increasingly challenged by the medium speed Diesel and the gas turbine. Automation, already well… CONTINUE READING