With increasing world interest in Panamax sized bulk carriers and the trend towards coal-fired propulsion as exemplified by recent orders on Australian account, the Ship and Marine Technology requirements Board (SMTRB) has released an up-dated Y-ARD report on the viability of such ship types. This article outlines the main conclusions of the Report in relation to a conceptual coal-fired Panamax bulk carrier.

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    Royal Institution of Naval Architects

    10 Upper Belgrave Street
    ,   United States 
  • Publication Date: 1980-11

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  • Pagination: p. 231
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  • Accession Number: 00331585
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM