This publication is a guide to all aspects of marine loading arm (MLA) design, construction and specification. It covers topics such as:
Different types of MLA and their typical features
the specification, design and build process
protection and safety systems
hydraulic and electrical control systems
the inspection, testing and commissioning of MLAs.
A glossary defining the terms used throughout the MLA design and construction process is included, as is a bibliography of relevant standards.
With the publication of this edition, Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms, Third Edition has been superseded and removed from distribution.