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in a vessel with two hulls, an enclosed area between the frames at each side

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The ship's lieutenant fell down the well, an aperture running from the top deck beside the mast to the bottom of the hold, through which the crew could pump out the bilges.
Fixtures being utilized that are not designed or constructed for the bilge environment
Darrin Holman, President of Bio-Clean, said, "There is a need for new and improved blended surfactants for multi-use in cleaning bilges and the treatment of water on private yachts, as well as commercial ships.
Contract notice: Depreciation and repair the frigate class 124 "hessen" ap6 "preservation and bilges, bunkers, tanks and cells".
Solution: Clean the bilges and identify any oil leaks for immediate repair.
A crack in the fuel line, or overfilling of the fuel tank, may cause fumes to accumulate in the bilges, resulting in potentially life- threatening accidents when engines are started.
Similar arrangements for handling sewage and so-called gray water, including water from the cargo hold bilges, when the vessels are in port or close to shore
Lot 6: drainage and treatment of cases, bilges, lockers and cofferdams.
Both Bilgezyme and Headzyme are designed to stimulate and accelerate the natural biological reaction that cause organic substances to decompose in bilges, heads and holding tanks without the use of harmful chemicals," said John W.
SEATTLE -- Todd Pacific Shipyards Corporation ("Todd Pacific" or the "Company") announced today that it has been notified that it has been awarded a contract with the United States Navy ("Navy") to accomplish preservation (blast and paint) of various bilges, tanks and the exterior hull on the USS COLUMBUS, a Los Angeles Class nuclear submarine (SSN-762).
1 Internal Under Water Area Bilges And Void Spaces.
The California Coastal Commission under the Boating Clean and Green Campaign will be handing out the products to boaters throughout the State of California for free to encourage them to use them to keep their bilges oil-free.
Multi-year fixed-term contract (2015-2018) service and price schedule on draining and cleaning of bilges and bunkers on ships of Belgian maritime component and / or maintained by it.
In addition, the issued patent covers the use of Nurture Bio-Emulsifier in cleaning ship bilges, wildfowl, beaches or other properties that become contaminated by oil from an oil spill.
These include preservatives and color structure - In the over-and under water,- To bunkers, tanks and cells- In bilges and operating rooms and interior areas,- The non-slip deck coverings and the side surfaces outdoors.