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  • Tunnel

    A watertight access passage surrounding the propeller shaft fitted on a ship where the machinery space is positioned...

  • Turbidity

    Turbidity is a measure of water clarity how much the material suspended in water decreases the passage of light...

  • Turbine

    A turbine is any motor in which a shaft is steadily rotated by the impact of a current of steam, air, water or...

  • Turbocharger

    A turbine designed to charge the diesel engine cylinders with air at a higher pressure utilizing energy from exhaust...

  • Turbulent flow

    Fluid flow where the particle motion is rapidly changing both in direction and magnitude at any point. It occurs...

  • Turning circle test

    see manoeuvring trials.

  • Turning gear

    A reversible electric motor which, through a system of gears, can be used to turn slowly a large diesel engine...

  • Turret

    A device providing a connection point between an offshore unit and the combined riser- and mooring- systems, allowing...

  • Turret mooring

    The single point mooring system.

  • Turret mooring system of FPSO

    A mooring turret is installed at the centre of the ship, where all anchoring lines terminate and around which the...

  • Turret transfer system of FPSO

    Turret transfer system is designed to manage the production and service lines which pass through the central moonpool...

  • Turret transfer system of the FPSO SCHIEHALION

    In service, SCHIEHALION will operate above the field of four main drilling centres, secured by 14 anchor legs made...

  • Tween decks

    The upper cargo stowage compartments or the space between any two adjacent decks.

  • Twin-skeg hullform

    Twin-skeg afterbody can be highly beneficial on ships with full forms, especially when low draught or high beam-to-draught...

  • Twistlock

    A mechanical locking device at the corner of a container. Conventional twistlocks are locked and unlocked manually...

  • Two pack paints, two-components paints

    Paints which are supplied in two separate containers and which have to be mixed before use.

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