Patent Number: 6,167,827

Title: Maritime chemical tanker having composite tanks for storing and/or transporting liquid organic and inorganic chemicals and the like

Abstract: A maritime vessel is disclosed. The maritime vessel includes a hull and at least one cargo tank associated with the hull and having a multi-layered side wall construction. The side wall construction includes a first layer providing a corrosion barrier for the cargo tank, a second layer providing structural integrity for the cargo tank, a third layer providing impact energy absorption and buoyancy properties for the cargo tank, and a fourth layer providing fire-resistant properties for the cargo tank.

Inventors: Keehan; Donald J. (Bay Village, OH)

Assignee: Guaranteed Advanced Tank Technologies International Ltd.

International Classification: B63B 43/00 (20060101); B63B 11/00 (20060101); B63B 11/04 (20060101); B63B 25/00 (20060101); B63B 25/08 (20060101); B63B 025/08 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018