Table 3-1. Operator/Crew Troubleshooting - Continued
TEST OR INSPECTION
3. CARGO ENTERING TOO SLOWLY.
Step 1. Check for low pressure on shore line.
Notify dock representative.
Step 2. Check for throttled individual or main valve.
4. CARGO ENTERING TOO FAST.
Check for too high pressure on shore line.
Request dock representative to reduce loading rate.
5. CARGO LEAKS AT HOSE JOINT.
Step 1. Check tightness of gasket.
Stop operations. Tighten gasket.
Step 2. Inspect gasket.
Stop operations. Replace defective gasket.
Step 3. Inspect hose face for damage.
If damaged, replace hose.
Step 4. Inspect flange face for damage.
If damaged, report damage to higher level maintenance for repair.
6. VALVE GLANDS LEAK.
Step 1. Check for looseness.
Tighten gland nut.
Step 2. Inspect for insufficient or dried out packing.
Check for proper type of packing. Report defective packing to higher level maintenance for repair.