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tanker

n. a drinker; a drunkard. When I came into the bar, a few tankers were in the back.
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This state-of-the-art tanker is a welcome addition to our growing fleet and will provide safe, reliable and efficient transportation service to our customers for many years to come," said Robert Kurz, vice president of Kinder Morgan Terminals and president of American Petroleum Tankers, a Kinder Morgan, Inc.
The construction of the first tanker for American Petroleum Tankers is well underway at NASSCO and we are pleased to begin construction on a second tanker for the company today.
The delivery is part of the third phase of the company's plan to revamp its tanker fleet which includes four giant oil tankers, an oil product tanker and four double hull oil product tankers, it added.
Concurrent with the completion of the transaction between Dorian LPG and Scorpio Tankers, Dorian LPG has also closed its subscription for its private placement of 80,405,405 shares to Norwegian and international institutional investors at a price of NOK 18.
The Chinese tanker, Yuan Yang Hu, was sighted at Kharg on Now Ruz.
A Saudi lady by the name of Umm Salwa told Arab News yesterday that she has been waiting for a water tanker since 9 that morning to no avail after repeatedly asking tanker drivers to deliver a water tanker to her house in the Ruwais area.
Sources said these private tanker operators generally extract water from the ground or get it from the DJB through the connivance of local officials, including the police.
Universal Shipbuilding Corporation manufactured the tanker.
The chief guest toured the various sections of the tanker that was built in the ship dry dock of Universal Shipbuilding Corporation where the attendees listened to detailed explanation presented by the concerned engineers about the various systems, equipment and controls on board of the ship.
Pilots were on board the F/A-18 for safety purposes, but they put their hands up and away from the controls as the plane connected itself to the tanker.
Upon delivery of three Suezmax tankers and one Handymax tanker, the company expects to operate a fleet of 27 tankers.
The flight proceeded to the tanker track for post-mission tanking, encountering more clouds along the way.
It was a routine voyage for the oil tanker Prestige last November--until it glided into a savage storm.
SNTM-Hyproc has six LNG tankers with a total capacity of 677,900 m[superscript three]; four six LPG tankers of various sides, including two new ones built a Kawasaki Heavy Industries shipyard in Japan and delivered in 1999/2000; and one oil tanker with a capacity of 22,300 dwt.
said Tuesday they have agreed to integrate their ocean-going tanker operations for cost reduction.