R&D AND DESIGN FOR NEWBUILDING AND MODIFICATION OF DREDGING CRAFT

The paper describes how R&D and engineering for newbuilding may be used conjointly in the design of new dredgers which have an advantage over the competition. The indicated computer-aided method may be also useful for modification and scrapping of existing units. Optimization criteria are:- <1> The cost per cu m of dredged and transported soil; <2> The capital investment involved.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of World Dredging Congress 1983, Singapore, 19-22 April 1983, Paper D3, p. 193 (16 pp., 6 ref., 6 diag.)
  • Authors:
    • Bree, S E
    • de
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00685277
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM