AN APPROXIMATE METHOD FOR FINDING MAXIMUM KG TO SATISFY THE IMCO INTACT STABILITY CRITERIA

The article demonstrates a simplified method of calculating the critical values of GM to satisfy the IMCO stability standards A, B and C. After obtaining the critical GM, KG is estimated for each variant from initial stability equation. Tables of particulars of correlated ships and comparison of critical values are included.

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    Royal Institution of Naval Architects

    10 Upper Belgrave Street
    ,   United States 
  • Authors:
    • Krishna Rao, A V
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 246
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00319444
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1980 12:00AM