THE THIRD GENERATION DEEP SEA RO/RO

The deep sea, Ro/Ro vessel "Boogabilla" which was contracted by Transatlantic Reederi for Scan Carriers was successfully completed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. in the middle of August, 1978. The ship has several revolutionary itmes for this type of vessel such as a large bore, slow speed diesel engine, three parallel trafficways and a jumbo angled stern ramp. In the paper, the particular points, general arrangements including machinery spaces, optimization of hull form and propeller, structural design, safety measures, noise control, etc. which required special investigations are presented.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • For presentation before the New York Metropolitan Section of SNAME, September 19, 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  United States  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Ando, H
    • Miura, A
    • NAMBA, S
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 62 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196546
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 15 1979 12:00AM