The author studies the problems associated with berthing and mooring from the viewpoint of basic principles of dynamics. The role of fenders as dissipators of the kinetic energy of ships--not only as absorbers of such energy--is discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Foxlow Publications Limited

    19 Harcourt Street
    London W1H 2AX,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Costa, F V
  • Publication Date: 1978-9

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  • Accession Number: 00190400
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 28 1979 12:00AM