DESCRIPTION OF TANK SHAPE FOR THE CALCULATION OF DAMAGED STABILITY OF VLCC, CONSIDERING FREE SURFACE EFFECT

In order to calculate the damage stability of a VLCC in compliance with IMO 73/78 MARPOL requirements, the paper presents simple and practical methods to describe the geometrical shape of various tanks, to calculate the free surface effect.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Ship Engng, n 4, 1995, p 4 [4 p, 3 ref, 4 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Min, M
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • Chinese

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00718166
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 27 1996 12:00AM