In the meantime, you still need to use the toilet, from time to time. I'm thinking about buying such an "end of a mile long dirt road" place now. Appearing like magic at Wal-Mart. Well who says one needs to know where one is going or the best way to get there, on TOD just shout 'war, oil, famine, oil conquest, oil and death, oil' and state the apparent and obvious in terms as oblique and obscure as possible and hope no one notices the lack of substantive use it is to do so. Guide to watch officer for ships navigation ? Effects of driver characteristics (such as the speed at which the driver makes a turn) and the slip angles of wheels are minimized by assuming that the speed of the vehicle for the minimum radius (sharpest) turn is 10 mph (15 km/h) or less. The supply & demand dynamic for PhDs doesn't work well. Starting salaries for some engineering disciplines are as follows: The vehicle overall length is 15.289 metres and 2.5 metres wide with a 6.670 metres kerb to kerb turning radius. Order) 7 YRS . So I figure 18 months give me some leeway. Dollar hegemony! You can make more as a plumber nowadays than with a BS in most science or engineering disciplines. Einstein published his papers in 1905 on relativity and photoelectric effect. Suezmax and Aframax tankers – which range between 75,000 - 150,000 deadweight tons. Sometimes, when my thoughts are darkest, I begin to suspect that the ultimate dream (or maybe even the plan) of the rich and powerful is a world minimally populated with just them, plus all the robots they needed to cater to their every need. Those of us who came up in this environment and observed it and lived it are becoming fewer and fewer each day. So anyone with a very good scientific background could have guessed what was going to develop. P.S. And, when they got down to $25,000 ten years later, the entire middle class would want one. LiveGreen/GoYellow and prosper, O homo automobilicus! If you had a robot that would mow the lawn, using your lawnmower, vacuum the house using yours, feed the dogs, guard the house from intruders, take care of bedridden elderly, do the wash, do the dusting, etc. The students I run into in teacher prep are rarely curious about anything more than might be on the next exam. I do not know. In addition to this, the professors that I know in Physics all complain about the hassles of raising funding for research. That is your Hydro Transmissions oil expansion tank. Energy supplies and energy futures do not appear to have much impact in the current political debates, even though the writing is starting to appear on the wall. They all say that only an MBA works in their field and makes money, the rest just do lowly research or work in the restaurant industry. Sorry, your proposal does not compute. I think we've tapped out India. It was a smart move for the supermarkets to put in the bar code scanners. Even Japanese battleship Yamato was 10x in size and weight than an oil tanker but still can turn on a dime.Yamato: Around 280 m long. My comments after some thought on the subject as regards the 'starting out' survivor/farmer/exhippie/whatever. Fair enough. Big ships cannot stop on a dime. Astronaut 16:08, 19 April 2009 (UTC) Doesn't really seem likely to create any shortages. Why bother building mechanical robots ... Let's just go back 100 years to 1908. You would become "lost" without it - hence high paying repairmen. But it was too late by then. You married one who would easily bear children and was of the right frame of mind as to what was needed to live,work and raise children. Fourthly, because there were no jobs in science, all out grandkids had become accountants and lawyers. These people know technology, live it and breath it, and if they are concerned I think it is time to get worried. 1. Actually, it was at the turn of the twentieth century a lot of sci-fi tropes started. The Vessel is designed as a single screw diesel engine direct driven Crude, Product Oil/Chemical Tanker, IMO 3, with bulbous bow, transom stern and a continuous deck. What is the effective turning radius of a Supertanker? So, let's say that a first iteration reasonably reliable robot cost $250,000 in today's $'s. One might do better to look at the data about the effects of 'modern' tools in the more depressed parts of Africa. You can also choose from oil, water, and chemical mobile oil tanker truck, as well as from 251 - 350hp, 150hp, and 351 - 450hp mobile oil tanker truck, and whether mobile oil tanker truck is 15001 - 30000l, 5001 - 10000l, or 10001 - 15000l. Big ships will not stop. It seems to me that education has moved from serving society to serving corporate interests. Nor the commute of course. Initially we got great graduate students. Ran that whole mess for 13 years and sold off the access stuff, we now run a web hosting business from home. Lately I've been deflected by an attempt to save the organization and jobs I've been involved with, but it looks like that may be done with now - so it's back to the project of personal re-invention. How did this awful thing happen? Your turning radius will not be as wide with a car that is 4x4. Not dumbed down qualifications from so called "prestigious" universities. Aw, stop fretting you foolish worrywarts. Actually TOO interesting. Especially with a hundred thousand H1Bs available. But when we change we should know what to expect from that change, and that does require more than a little knowledge of the consequences. Fuel distance. But yes, the Yamato has a good turning rate, battleships needs that. <<. Guess which teachers stay, and which ones leave. On the side of it is a cold fill level marking. Volume 2950 Liter Small Turning Radius Low Center of Gravity With its high mobility, fuel tank truck can pass through marrow and rough streets, so it is a common type … Yep, I wouldn't help the maggots running this country even if I could. Ah, but the human robots sometimes get sick, or drunk, or do drugs, or just decide to not report to work, or don't follow instructions, or make mistakes, or goof off, or get inconvenient ideas in their heads like unionization and strikes, or demand more money, or accept jobs elsewhere. I still believe the most important preparation one can do is to embrace change. A small water pump. some data.' What people in general fail to understand, is that as more and more of the people and organizations that performed this function, and the collective abilities we had are disbanded, they will not easily or quickly be rebuilt. And it seems to be one of those popular words that pop up every time there is a likelihood of a change in the Administration. This is a very advanced program of classic piano and music theory that he dropped out of due to school pressures. It has some references to geometric design for turning and gives dimensions on 'design vehicles' used for designing turning paths (includes thins like overhang, height, wheelbase, etc.). Massive infrastructure with all the logistical requirements to support it is needed to produce the society of which you speak. lightning, Aug 17, 2015 #4. ian_2712 New Member. I live near the end of a rough dirt road. Back to Topic Listing; Previous; Next; 2 REPLIES 2. Initially wsu and stanford were the only two universities west of the mississippi awarding phd degrees in computer since. As one of the âhippy cultureâ of the 60âs he chose to build a house in rural Maine, discovering after having put it up that they could not afford to run a power-line to the house. Malfunctioning robots may cause damages which must be compensated; the robots will, in time, need to be refurbished and repaired. 1. In case the checker doesn't recognise dried pineapple or something. I recently received my 20yr award, but I do not expect the job I have to last much longer anyway, and I do not expect to ever get another full time engineering job. I just checked the dept of labor site. Tanker thickness is typically around 0.195 inches. Measuring the inner and outer radii of the 90° turn, a minimum inner radius of 11’6” (3.5 m) and minimum outer radius of 19’2” (5.85 m) should be provided. Also, people imagined electricity and, later, radiation leading to all sorts of other weird and wonderful things. I had no idea at the time how it all related to cheap and abundant energy, and how the laws of the universe, the planet, and human nature would impose their limits. The information below will help you determine if your building will make it to your site (special arrangements MUST be made for Double Cascadian and Double Cascadian with Chase). Try equaling the foreign "cherry picked" talent with some good olde home girls and boys from the US education system before you moan and despair about 'furaners'. the tug’s bow to the tanker’s bow. .... What is stranding ? In my supermarket, the fresh produce generally isn't bar coded anyway. Phone tree lit up like Xmas, everyone passed the word along to get the little ones in the house if they were playing outside. Various factors affecting ships turning circle while manoeuvering, External factors that affecting ships turn, Ships navigation -Factors Affecting Turning circle diameter, Ship Encountering Parametric Roll In A Seaway, Action by vessels navigating in congested water, Action by vessels navigating in an area of restricted visibility. Third, it turned out that Malthus and Albert Bartlett (the exponential function professor) were right all along, although perhaps slightly off in their timings. Outer turning radius, m. 11,3. It is not preparing anyone for what is the future. When new streets are designed or routes for transportation are planned it is essential that one keeps in mind the turning radius of the vehicles that will use that street. I'm not so pleased with the slow pace in which I'm only able to go forward, but I am pleased with the accomplishments so far. Meeting rough sea conditions by containerships, Checklist for calculating stability and hull strength for cargo ship, Container Ship navigation - passage planning guideline, Navigation in cold districts and countermeasures, Safe anchoring - planning and operational guidance for cargo ships. He switched careers mid life with my approval, despite the (temporary) crappy pay. As the drives heat up oil will expand filling the tank to a higher level just like your car's radiator expansion tank does except it is oil … It is a race to the bottom, until the robots get good enough and cheap enough to force our wages to drop below subsistence level, at which point most of us have been priced out of existence. Joined: Aug 11, 2015 Posts: 7 Likes Received: 0 Location: nottingham. As far as life after engineering, I'm quite looking forward to it (it never defined my life anyway)! How to navigate vessel safely in heavy seas ? But so far it does not look as though that is happening. Shandong Yuncheng Chengda Trailer Manufacturing Co., Ltd. 96.3%. First of all, thanks HO for the link to the preview of Wormser's book. Oil Tanker. The solution? Earlier in the last century, we had not gotten our schools sufficiently well organized to guarantee failure. The dimensions of the vehicle used are illustrated below. While think some folks on this site do denigrate human creativity and romanticize the past, a lot of what we have was enabled by cheap energy and environmental carelessness. Much closer to 100% reliability than human workers. Once a Univeristy starts awarding graduate degrees, then it can't stop. My first guess is that you're in your mid 40's (=20 years service after graduating college at age 21?). The oil regulator for North Dakota stated in early December 2013 that he expected as much as 90 per cent of that state's oil would be carried by train in 2014, up from the current 60 per cent. So there was no convenient place to incinerate all our massive waste products. On the whole, engineers in industry don't do any better than professors, as their jobs don't last long enough to vest the vast and lavish pension benefits which form a big part of compensation at the Big Three, government, and, often, academia. We therefore pass NOTHING on. It's just the oil companies holding back all that technology so they can bleed us dry first.". When I visited my husband's relatives I heard old folks talking about how common illiterate adults were. Turning a Tanker Ship: No More Business As Usual. They invented H1B's to get cheap talent, after all. I think that in the future we'll see a spotty pattern of misery for some and wonders for others. Depends on the environment you work in and how talented the people are. Think again - better yet, just think (like your parents and grandparents apparently did). China and India are cranking out engineers like mad, so they will "solve" the alternative energy problem for us. The better people I know are making $100k to $120k. Water was pumped by hand, and heating and cooking used wood stoves. Our own local situation is not unique. Thank you, Conan Witzel Report. They become in effect highly educated migrant workers, but people reach a stage in their lives where they want to settle down and so forth, and this sort of transient life eventually gets very old. Turning Radius Guidelines for Trucks. There are little dibs and dabs of money here and there, and if you write enough grant proposals, you eventually get enough to hold together a program. After two years of working my son through highschool, all AP classes with massive homework consisting mostly of BS makework, which he could do with his eyes closed but frequently questions the purpose and therefore suffering bad grades, we came to a decision. When I got back from sabbatical leave at University of Illinois in 1973, lots of schools offered phd degrees in computer science. Which raises the question: at what point will General Ned Lud make a re-appearance? http://www.questioneverything.typepad.com/. And then my dark thoughts start wandering to the suspicion that perhaps the lack of action wrt to PO, GW, etc. Your long-term success is our goal and with G Series trucks, we’re on the right road. Robots are mechanical devices with moving parts. Bigger oil tankers since the 60's are more than 350 m long. Highest state was $29. The body and inner structure of the tanks are designed based on the type of cargo. You worked hard during the daylight hours and went to bed when the sun went down. Granddaughter, a senior ME at UVA, has several good offers for June. By the way this is not the easy way out by any means it means more time, work, and money, from all of us. If you are a really good software developer you will make over $100k around where I work. the minimum centerline turning radius, the wheelbase, and the path of the inner rear tire. At least, not in the US, "..base of people and knowledge upon which some of that responsibility for revolution is placed.". ... and happier days ahead ... because the Dream never dies. On Dec. 26 I explained why we should be concerned about phenomena like global warming because as Heading Out explains, massive systems with momentum are very hard to control. "With the mechanical robots, you get something that is pretty close to 100% reliable". P.S. The price of being in the sunny Caribbean during the once every 3-5 year gullywashers we get? Fuel tank capacity, l. 210+350. ... That still doesn't mean that any of those numbers are right though, cause my truck does seem to have the turning radius of a Hughes H-4 Hercules lol on the pavement it never seems to bother me, but out here on the dirt roads they sure seem smaller lol . temp. So I went to work at Sandia labs in 1980. And are powered by simple forms of biomass? Not all young folks are video game addicted nonenitities. I call BS on this, but what is the turn radius of a bigass supertanker? Dude, where's the incentive? Also, if you have Architectural Graphics Standards book (Chapter One, General Planning and Design), you can draw your own. We're going to heal the **** out of the 7 billion of us living on the face of this planet. A group of architects with the name “Chris Collaris & Teams” created a project of transformation of the old oil tanker as a modern place for coastal holidays. A flickering ray of hope, however: in discussions of what to do, more and more people refer to the need for professional respect, and that is not just a code phrase for higher pay. Well done souperman. Most all will die. They, of course, are merely products of their society. I also think some still believe it is there, when it is long gone. Mechanical devices are designed, produced, and maintained by people. There are 870 suppliers who sells mobile oil tanker truck on Alibaba.com, mainly located in Asia. WNC Observer..., i can feel our collective national IQ drop as you write. However, given your talk about the good old days when "there was great national pride in our science and engineering", you sound like you're more my age --in the mid 50's. jbunt..., have you ever heard of peak oil? Reply ... For such a small car, easily the poorest turn radius is the 306gti6 trying to turn right as mentioned further up this thread. Tank trailers are designed to carry different types of fuel and oil. And thus, unprepared, we are likely to stumble into the future, which does not bode well either for us, or for the long-term health of the next Administration. do you know what this site is all about? I am involved with Teacher preparation now (undergrad and grad) and the students entering the teaching field, while still mostly women, are no longer as smart and curious as in the old days. You want a robotic you! More interesting. Oh, and I was forgetting, auto workers start earning four to ten years earlier than college grads, and they do so free of crippling college debt. Then we all live to ripe old ages of 50 if we're lucky. For this vehicle tracking analysis, an Oil Tanker has been used to determine the swept path. The amount of maneuverability desired is determined by the expected use and the qualities that use demands; small city cars, such as Smart cars, can have turning radii as small as 23.9 feet, while large trucks used for hauling cargo can have a turning radius over 50 feet. That's where the decisions are made. Since I'm aware of how much talent varies in engineering I'm always wondering about the level of talent and motivation among those who complain about how bad it all is. Who is motivated to enter that field? I ended up with a Camry â and before anyone asks, I relied on a recent U.S. News Report that suggested it was the best of the breed. 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