Describes the method used for the efficient management of transocean voyages. Each routing consists of three phases: (1) Voyage planning and route selection; (2) Enroute weather advisory and course guidance; (3) Voyage analysis. It proves the Master with weather knowledge extending ahead of his daily enroute position with accuracy for 3 days ahead, close approximation for 7 days ahead and good estimates for 14 days ahead. It is designed for the individual ship with its own sea response characteristics, on a specific voyage, with a given cargo, conditions of trim, speed, and schedule.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Information from Webbs Seminar on Ship Operation in Heavy Weather.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Oceanroutes, Incorporated

    3260 Hillview Avenue
    Palo Alto, CA  United States  94304
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 13 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00165439
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Oceanroutes, Incorporated
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1977 12:00AM