PRELIMINARY DESIGN OF A SAIL-ASSISTED CARGO SHIP

This paper presents the preliminary research findings on sail- assisted propulsion for cargo ships, the wind device being designed for a 3,100 dwt chemical carrier. It was not attempted to design an operational system, but to review and outline the main problems and the feasibility of the project from the economic and technical standpoint.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • ATMA, Paris Session 1983 (26 pp., 4 ref., 5 graphs, 15 diag.)
  • Authors:
    • Marol, P
    • Debray, M
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • French

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00684797
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM