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Marine and Naval Architecture terms have special meaning. Persons studying ship construction, working on board ship, or dockyard will find these pages useful.


ULCC Ultra Large Crude Carriers. Tankers larger than 300,000 dwt.
Engine room or space fitted with sensors and controls for monitoring and responding to machinery operating conditions. This makes it unnecessary for personnel to be present in the space at all times
VLCCVery Large Crude Carriers. Tankers between 200,000 and 300,000 dwt.
WATERLINEThe line of the water's edge when the ship is afloat

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