NOISE LEVELS AND NOISE CONTROL ON COMMERCIAL SHIPS

The main noise sources in a ship are identified and some recommended shipboard noise limits are presented. Guidelines for achieving the design of a quiet ship are given, taking as an example 35,000-ton gas-turbine powered tanker built by FMC Corporation, Portland, Oregon.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Noise Control Engineering

    Iowa State University, 210 Marston Hall
    Ames, IA  USA  50011-2153
  • Authors:
    • Lundgaard, B
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 6 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00179243
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM