Parameters of sea containers: 20' TANK
20' TANK
  • INSIDE LENGTH: 6.058 m
  • INSIDE WIDTH: 2.438 m
  • INSIDE HEIGHT: 2.438 m
  • DOOR WIDTH: 0.000 m
  • DOOR HEIGHT: 0.000 m
  • CAPACITY: 0 m3
  • TARE WEIGHT: 4190 Kgs
  • MAX CARGO WEIGHT: 26290 Kgs

Description

Tank containers must be at least 80%% full, to prevent dangerous surging of the liquids in transit. On the other hand, they must not as a rule be over 95%% full, or there will not be sufficient ullage space for thermal expansion. The extent of thermal expansion may be calculated for each cargo on the basis of the following formula:

  • ΔV = Va · γ · ΔT
  • Ve = Va (1 + γ · ΔT)
ΔV : change in volume
Va : volume at initial temperature a
Ve : final volume at temperature e
γ : coefficient of cubic (thermal) expansion
ΔT : temperature difference in degrees kelvin

Tank containers intended for transporting foodstuffs must be labeled "Potable Liquids only".

Some hazardous materials must be transported in tank containers with no in- or outlet openings below the surface of the liquid.

Tank containers are generally designed for an operating pressure of up to 3 bar (above atmospheric). The test pressure used is 4.5 bar (above atmospheric).

If the cargo requires temperature-controlled transport, tank containers can be equipped with insulation or heating. The temperature of the cargo may be precisely controlled using temperature sensors.

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Usage

Tank containers are used for liquid cargoes, such as:

  • Foodstuffs: fruit juices, spirits, sweet oils
  • Chemicals: hazardous materials, such as fuels, toxic substances, corrosion protection agents
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