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a ship for carrying bulk cargoes of liquids.
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"C[O.sub.2] Emissions from Shipping: The Case for Taking Our Time." Center for Tankship Excellence.
'Tankship, JM Sutera 5, spotted the diver after it had dropped anchor.
The aim of the visit was to visit this FBiH enterprise and review the damage caused by a tankship's crash into the terminal.
(204) Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd v Morts Dock & Engineering Co Ltd [1961] AC 388, 426 (Viscount Simonds for Viscount Simonds, Lords Reid, Radcliffe, Tucker and Morris) ('Wagon Mound [No 1]').
(14) Picard & Robertson, supra note 1 at 289, citing Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd v.
A person is only liable for what could be reasonably foreseen, albeit objectively ascertained; see Overseas Tankship (U.K.) Ltd.
We established an integrated ship management company called MOL Tankship Management Ltd.
"Tankship Service Offered." The Waterman Steamship Co.
Tankship mishaps have caused crude oil silt to accumulate on the ocean floor, thereby degrading Myxine's habitat.