DESIGN FOR A "STANDARD" TUG

The paper outlines a major project to build a standard tug able to work effectively in any port of the world where a shiphandling capability is required. It discusses briefly seakeeping qualities, performance, accommodation, propulsion machinery and auxiliary machinery, and the electrical system. The vessel, mentioned, has a summer draught of ABT 4,2 M corresponding to a deadweight of 485 tonnes.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Convention held April 18-22, 1977.
  • Corporate Authors:

    International Tug Convention (5th)

    Rotterdam,   Netherlands 
  • Authors:
    • Ingham, B
    • George, W
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 3 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00168184
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper No. 1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1978 12:00AM