The short paper presented here is intended to make the reader aware of the main factors which are measurable up to a point in the handling of vessels in the range of 200,000 tonne deadweight. It must be emphasized however, that the information contained herein is of a general nature because all ships will manouvre differently in varying draught, trim and weather conditions.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the Engineering Committee on Oceanic Resources Symposium on The Ocean's Challenge to South African Engineers.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Academy of Sciences

    Marine Board, Engineering Committee on Oceanic Resources
    Washington, DC  United States  20418
  • Authors:
    • Gratjios, R L
  • Publication Date: 1972-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 7 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00044297
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ECOR/Marine Board
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1973 12:00AM