SERVICE MARGINS AND POWER PLANT SELECTION

This paper presents information on propulsion power plant service allowances for guidance in determining a ship's service sea speed and associated power ratings for steam turbine, diesel and gas turbine propulsion plants. Data of interest to both the naval architect and marine engineer, particularly for the higher-powered and larger ships being constructed today, are presented.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the First Ship Technology and Research (STAR) Symposium, Washington, D.C., August 26-29, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  USA  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Giblon, R P
  • Publication Date: 1975-8

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 16 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00126943
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: #15
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1975 12:00AM