tank bottoms


tank bottoms
A term of the trade for the sediment which is deposited in crude oil tanks during their use for oil storage. Insurance Co. v Crude Oil Contracting Co. (DC Okla) 32 F Supp 116.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • tank bottoms — The oil in a tank below the level of the outlet pipe …   Petroleum refining glossary

  • Dunk tank — The dunking mechanism on the typical dunk tank is triggered by a ball hitting a small target. A dunk tank, also known as a dunking booth or dunking machine, is an attraction mainly used in funfairs, fundraisers, and personal parties. Basically, a …   Wikipedia

  • Storage tank — A storage tank is a container, usually for holding liquids, sometimes for compressed gases (gas tank). The term can be used for both reservoirs (artificial lakes and ponds), and for manufactured containers. The usage of the word tank for… …   Wikipedia

  • Landing craft tank — The Landing Craft, Tank (Landing Craft Tank) was an amphibious assault ship for landing tanks on beachheads. The first examples appeared during the Second World War. They were used by the Royal Navy and U.S. Navy in World War II. The latter used… …   Wikipedia

  • West Bottoms — The West Bottoms (official name Central Industrial District) is an industrial area immediately to the west of downtown Kansas City, Missouri at the confluence of the Missouri River and Kansas River. The area is one of the oldest areas of the city …   Wikipedia

  • Wilmington International Airport — New Hanover County International Airport IATA: ILM – ICAO: KILM – FAA LID: ILM Summary …   Wikipedia

  • Coal gasification — is the process of producing coal gas, a type of syngas–a mixture of carbon monoxide (CO), hydrogen (H2), carbon dioxide (CO2) and water vapour (H2O)–from coal. Coal gas, which is a combustible gas, was traditionally used as a source of energy for …   Wikipedia

  • донные осадки в резервуаре — — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность EN tank bottoms …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • microcrystalline wax — noun : any of various plastic materials that are obtained from petroleum (as by refining of tank bottoms from crude oil or by removal with a solvent of oil from crude petrolatum), that differ in general from paraffin waxes in having higher… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Liste von Kriegsfilmen — Es ist teilweise umstritten, welche Spielfilme als „Kriegsfilme“ gelten können. Wie im Hauptartikel Kriegsfilm dargelegt, gibt es die Auffassung, nur die Thematisierung moderner Kriege rechtfertige das Etikett „Kriegsfilm“. Hiervon abweichend… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.