(1) A rogue ‘mother ship’ might follow a tanker or cargo ship out from port, and then send a fleet of powerboats to attack it in the middle of the night.(2) According to a log sheet found at the scene, the tanker was carrying 8000 litres of 97 octane fuel and 18600 litres of diesoline.(3) The driver was unaware the load was leaking and was only stopped by police as the tanker approached the slip road at junction 5 of the M65, several miles away.(4) By practicing these drills daily, every tanker should be as skilled at these techniques as any member of a light infantry battalion.(5) tanker driver(6) One lane of a motorway interchange will remain closed for up to two days after the smash yesterday in which a tanker carrying hot bitumen came off an M60 slip road and landed on a roundabout, hitting two cars and a lorry.(7) We have also added basic instruction in tactical questioning, so that each tanker is introduced to being a sensor and learns how to question civilians or other people they encounter.(8) petrol tanker(9) A further boarding party from Portland then arrived to check that the tanker was carrying the cargo of water specified on her manifest.(10) His neighbour describes the scene: ‘I looked out of the window and I saw the tanker coming down the road,’ she says.(11) He also succeeds in depicting the valiant tankers and resourceful maintenance crews who battled long odds and kept American tank units in combat.(12) Instead, they buy oil from producers, line up buyers to refine it, and charter tankers to ship it.(13) The rumble of fighters, tankers , reconnaissance aircraft and transports taking off became familiar sounds.(14) Not only was little attention paid to the production of essential ships such as tankers and ocean freighters, but little attempt was made to stimulate the overall growth of the economy.(15) In July it reported three attempted boardings in less than a week, with pirates firing automatic weapons at two gas tankers and an oil tanker.(16) Many tankers , cargo ships, and other vessels use so-called bunker oil as fuel, which contains large amounts of sulfur while the use of slow-speed engines also results in relatively high emissions of nitrogen oxides.
(1) petrol tanker :: petroltenkwa
1. oil tanker ::
2. tank ship ::
3. oiler ::
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