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DESIGN CRITERIA RECOMMENDED FOR MARINE FENDER SYSTEMS

Paper summarizes effectiveness of marine-fender systems; pertinent information includes analytical treatment and experimental investivation of effects of berthing impact on design of berthing structures; definition, function, and types of fender systems; advantages and disadvantages of various fender systems, cost-effectiveness and design procedures for different marine environment and exposure conditions; energy absorption characteristics, berthing velocity, and virtual mass of ship are discussed.

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 1159-84
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00002293
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1973 12:00AM