SHIP HANDLING AND USE OF AUXILIARY CRAFT
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.
- Presented at the Engineering Committee on Oceanic Resources Symposium on The Ocean's Challenge to South African Engineers.
National Academy of SciencesMarine Board, Engineering Committee on Oceanic Resources
Washington, DC USA 20418
- Gratjios, R L
- Publication Date: 1972-11
- Pagination: 7 p.
- TRT Terms: Docking; Maneuverability; Maneuvering; Ship pilotage; Tankers; Very large crude carriers
- Old TRIS Terms: Docking techniques; Large tanker maneuvering
- Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00044297
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: ECOR/Marine Board
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 11 1973 12:00AM