INFLUENCE OF MAJOR CHARACTERISTICS OF ICEBREAKER HULLS ON THEIR POWERING REQUIREMENTS AND MANEUVERABILITY IN ICE

The ice resistance equation developed from the parametric test results was used in an optimization program to provide the main dimensions, power, and estimated cost of a least-initial-cost large polar icebreaker.

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    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

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  • Authors:
    • Edwards, R Y
    • Major, R A
  • Publication Date: 1976

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  • Accession Number: 00173638
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 84
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM