API MPMS 17.10.1
Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards Chapter 17.10 Measurement of Cargoes on Board Marine Gas Carriers Part 1—Liquefied Natural Gas
|Publication Date:||1 April 2014|
This International Standard establishes all of the steps needed to properly measure and account for the quantities of cargoes on liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. This includes, but is not limited to, the measurement of liquid volume, vapour volume, temperature and pressure, and accounting for the total quantity of the cargo on board. This International Standard describes the use of common measurement systems used on board LNG carriers, the aim of which is to improve the general knowledge and processes in the measurement of LNG for all parties concerned. This International Standard provides general requirements for those involved in the LNG trade on ships and onshore.