Offshore Petroleum Discharge System Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org

offshore petroleum discharge system

Term Source: JP 4-03 (Joint Bulk Petroleum and Water Doctrine) ?

1.) Provides bulk transfer of petroleum directly from an offshore tanker to a beach termination unit located immediately inland from the high watermark. Bulk petroleum then is either transported inland or stored in the beach support area.

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Term Classification: logistics

Source:

Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Term sourced from JP 4-03: Joint Bulk Petroleum and Water Doctrine, updated December 2010 View source document

This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015


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