ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF SHIP ROUTING

The Meteorological Office's system for weather routeing ships throughout the world, based on wind speed and wave height readings. Actual examples are quoted to show how vessels, special tows and offshore rigs have been routed to prevent storm damage and save fuel.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper presented at International Marine Exhibition (IME), London, April 27-30, 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Marine Engineers

    Memorial Building, 76 Mark Lane
    London EC3R 7JN,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Blackham, A
  • Publication Date: 1976-4

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131111
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute of Marine Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1976 12:00AM