Design and Construction of LNG Storage Tanks

Rötzer, Josef

Design and Construction of LNG Storage Tanks

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September 2019
  • IX, 121 pages
  • 70 figures
  • 17 tables
  • Softcover
  • English
ISBN: 978-3-433-30000-8

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Tanks are required for the transport, temporary storage and use of liquefied natural gas (LNG). This book introduces the complex requirements, calculations and design considerations for such tanks. European and American standards are taken into account. (Package: Print + ePDF)

About the author

Dr.-Ing. Josef Rötzer (born 1959) studied civil engineering at the Technical University of Munich and later got his Ph.D. at the Bundeswehr University Munich. From 1995 on he worked in the technical head office of Dyckerhoff & Widmann (DYWIDAG) AG in Munich. His area of responsibility included engineering design of industrial and power plant structures. The DYWIDAG LNG Technology competence area with focus on the planning and worldwide construction of liquefied gas tanks was integrated into STRABAG International in 2005. Josef Rötzer is a member of the working group for tanks for cryogenic liquefied gases of the German Standards Committee and of the American committee ACI 376.