Novel construction approach implemented for Dabhol LNG storage tanks

In photo the view is of LNG storage tanks under construction in the background, with the receiving jetty shown under construction in the foreground. Click here to enlarge imageA novel approach has been employed in construction of one of the world's biggest LNG storage tanks, part of the Dabhol LNG power project that is India's first. Photo shows a small crane lifting into place one of the 600 separate steel sections comprising the tank roof.Click here to enlarge imageKvaerner Construction Group Ltd., Rickmansworth, UK, and affiliate Kvaerner E&C, claimed a construction record for the LNG market in constructing the Dabhol storage tank roof inside the tank. Dabhol is a remote a...

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