SUMMARY RESULTS OF ICE RESISTANCE TESTS FOR GREAT LAKES BULK CARRIERS FROM THE WARTSILA MODEL TEST SERIES

This report summarizes the results from the Wartsila parametric model test series in which the ice resistance of variations in the ice-breaking bows of Great Lakes bulk carriers was determined in both level and broken ice. Part I of this report summarizes the test results and provides a sample calculation. Part II of this report is a consolidation of the original five Wartsila reports.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Arctec, Incorporated

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    Maritime Administration

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  • Authors:
    • Voelker, R P
    • Kim, J K
  • Publication Date: 1976-12-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 372 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00181764
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 160C-1 Final Rpt., MA-RD-940-77069
  • Contract Numbers: MA-6-38055
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1978 12:00AM